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Obama Inauguration Ball

Obama Tones It Down For Round 2

Real Clear Politics | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics

As often happens with second-term inaugurations, the excitement and activity level has been dialed back for Barack Obama’s public swearing in on Jan...

Classism at Union Station?

Matthew Harwood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matthew Harwood

On Tuesday afternoon, ticketed passengers were held outside in freezing temperatures after some already spent countless hours battling the cold on the Mall or at the Capitol or along the parade route.

Michelle Obama's Inauguration Gown: It's a Nice Day for a White Wedding

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Disgrasian

Michelle's ivory-colored, one-shoulder dress looked bridal, and I mean that in the best way, because Barack and Michelle are embarking on a new journey together, as they were when they got married.

Doing it All, for Obama

Nancy Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nancy Leo

Every day I checked the mail. No inaugural ball invitation. My anxiety rose. When were they going to send them out? Didn't they know that I needed time to shop for a gown, and really go on a diet?

Obama Will Host Commander-In-Chief Inaugural Ball For Military Personnel

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

HONOLULU — President-elect Barack Obama will have a Commander in Chief's Ball during his inauguration with military personnel, their spouses and...