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Obama Inauguration Kicks Off

Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama's second term in office kicks off with a major Inauguration celebration. Obama -- the first president to be sworn in twice i...

Unexpected Twists Caused Stir At Past Events

Posted 01.19.2013 | Politics

By JENNIFER C. KERR, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The inauguration of a U.S. president is traditionally a highly scripted celebration, with ...

Obama's Inauguration Includes Celebration With Oaths, Parade

Reuters | Posted 03.21.2013 | Politics

By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON, Jan 19 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama will take the oath of office for the third, fourth and final ...

Obama Gears Up For Inauguration

Posted 01.17.2013 | Politics

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is visiting with the staff planning some of Monday's inaugural festivities. The Wh...

Our New President

Quinn Bradlee | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Quinn Bradlee

As someone who lives with learning disabilities, Obama's ability to transcend stigma and bridge gaps in our society has made me feel part of the world.

Obama's Inauguration Video, Liveblog, Photos, Information

Editors | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

For the big day, Huffington Post has made a one-stop shop of all the video - including live feeds - and information you need to watch Barack Obama bec...

Oath and Variations

Lisa and Michael Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lisa and Michael Littman

It is interesting to note that different justices and presidents have staged their breaks at different points in the oath.

Should Obama Retake The Oath?

San Fransico Chronicle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Several constitutional lawyers said President Obama should, just to be safe, retake the oath of office that was flubbed by Chief Justice John Roberts....

Biden Takes Dig At Roberts Over Oath Flub (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Vice President Joe Biden made a joke Wednesday at the expense of Chief Supreme Court Justice John Roberts, who flubbed his lines while swearing in Pre...

Change

August J. Pollak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
August J. Pollak

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Flashback: The First Black (Fictional) President

David Wallechinsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Wallechinsky

In 1964, my father, Irving Wallace, wrote a novel, The Man, about the first black president. For this, my father received both accolades and death threats.

An Entirely Different Inauguration Day

Erik Ose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erik Ose

Eight years ago, the country was experiencing an entirely different sort of Inauguration Day. On January 20, 2001, people were outraged.