Second Inauguration of President Obama

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  • US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama attend the Inaugural Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
  • US President Barack Obama and US Democratic Senator from New York Chuck Schumer, the chairman of the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies, leave the White House on January 21, 2013 for the US Capitol in Washington, DC, for the ceremonial swearing in of the president and vice president to a second term in office. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
  • People attend the 57th Presidential Inauguration on January 21, 2013 in Washington,DC. US President Barack Obama was sworn in for a second term. AFP PHOTO/PAUL J. RICHARDS (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
  • U.S. President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden's limousines present new District of Columbia 'Taxation Without Representation' licence plates while parked outside St. John's Church as they attend a prayers service (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
  • Vice President Joe Biden arrives for the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in of President Barack Obama at the US Capitol on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. The oath is to be administered by US Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, Jr. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
  • First daughters Sasha (L) and Malia arrive for the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in of President Barack Obama at the US Capitol on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. The oath is to be administered by US Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, Jr. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
  • President Barack Obama arrives during the presidential inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. Barack Obama was re-elected for a second term as President of the United States. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
  • Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich and wife Callista Gingrich arrive during the presidential inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. Barack Obama was re-elected for a second term as President of the United States. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
  • U.S. President Barack Obama gives his inauguration address during the public ceremonial inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. Barack Obama was re-elected for a second term as President of the United States. (Photo by Rob Carr-Pool/Getty Images)
  • Former President Bill Clinton and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton walk through the crypt on their way to watch U.S. President Barack Obama be sworn-in for a second term during his public Inauguration ceremony at the U.S. Capitol Building January 21, 2013 in Washington, D.C. President Obama was joined by the first lady and daughters Sasha and Malia. (Photo by Molly Riley-Pool/Getty Images)
  • People attend the 57th Presidential Inauguration on January 21, 2013 in Washington,DC. US President Barack Obama was sworn in for a second term. AFP PHOTO/PAUL J. RICHARDS (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
  • The Brooklyn Tabernacle choir performs during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in of US President Barack Obama at the US Capitol on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. The oath is to be administered by US Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, Jr. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
  • People attend the 57th Presidential Inauguration on January 21, 2013 in Washington,DC. US President Barack Obama was sworn in for a second term. AFP PHOTO/PAUL J. RICHARDS (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
  • People attend the 57th Presidential Inauguration on January 21, 2013 in Washington,DC. US President Barack Obama was sworn in for a second term. AFP PHOTO/PAUL J. RICHARDS (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
  • People attend the 57th Presidential Inauguration on January 21, 2013 in Washington,DC. US President Barack Obama was sworn in for a second term. AFP PHOTO/PAUL J. RICHARDS (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
  • US President Barack Obama takes the oath of office in front of First Lady Michelle Obama during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. US Chief Justice John Roberts administered the oath. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
  • US President Barack Obama speaks after taking the oath of office during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. The oath was administered by US Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, Jr. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Myrlie Evers-Williams gives the invocation as U.S. President Barack Obama looks on during the presidential inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. Barack Obama was re-elected for a second term as President of the United States. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
  • US President Barack Obama speaks after taking the oath of office during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. The oath was administered by US Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, Jr. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Kelly Clarkson greets U.S. President Barack Obama after performing during the presidential inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. Barack Obama was re-elected for a second term as President of the United States. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
  • Former Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan arrives with US Congresswoman Maxine Waters for the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in of President Barack Obama at the US Capitol on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. The oath is to be administered by US Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, Jr. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Vice President Joe Biden walks through the U.S. Capitol on his way to being sworn-in for a second term with U.S. President Barack Obama during their public Inauguration ceremony at the U.S. Capitol Building January 21, 2013 in Washington, D.C. Biden was sworn in by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and joined by his wife Dr. Jill Biden and son Beau Biden (Photo by Molly Riley-Pool/Getty Images)
  • US President Barack Obama addresses the audience after taking the oath of office during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. US Chief Justice John Roberts administered the oath. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad ( JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Musician James Taylor sings before US President Barack Obama took the oath of office during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. The oath was administered by US Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, Jr. (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Military salute after President Obama takes oath.
  • Jimmy Carter arrives for inauguration.
  • Sydney Yochum sits on the shoulders of Luis Lauro Lopez near the U.S. Capitol building on the National Mall as they and others wait for the start of the Inauguration ceremony (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
  • Beyonce performs the National Anthem during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
  • US Vice President takes the oath of office during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. The oath was administered by US Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor.(SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
  • People attend the public ceremonial swearing-in ceremony for President Barack Obama as they stand on the National Mall during the Inauguration ceremony on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. The President was sworn in for second term. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
  • President Barack Obama is seen on a jumbotron during his public ceremonial swearing-in ceremony during his Inauguration on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. The President was sworn in for second term. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
  • US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama attend the Inaugural Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Singer Jennifer Hudson performs for US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama during the Inaugural Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/MANDEL NGAN ( MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Singer Jamie Foxx performs during the during the Commander-In-Chief's Inaugural Ball January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. President Barack Obama is scheduled to show up at the ball after being sworn in today for his second term in a public ceremonial swearing in. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
  • US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama attend the Inaugural Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Mana performs during the Public Inaugural Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. U.S. President Barack Obama was sworn in for his second term earlier in the day. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
  • U.S. President Barack Obama arrives for the Commander-In-Chief's Inaugural Ball January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. Obama was sworn in today for his second term in a public ceremonial swearing in. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
  • U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama dance with members of the military during the Commander in Chief Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. President Obama was sworn in for his second term earlier in the day. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
  • Singer Marc Anthony performs during the Commander-In-Chief's Inaugural Ball January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. President Barack Obama is scheduled to show up at the ball after being sworn in today for his second term in a public ceremonial swearing in. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
  • Singer Brad Paisley performs during the Inaugural Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. U.S. President Barack Obama was sworn-in for a second term earlier in the day. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
  • President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama dance together at the Commander-in-Chief's Inaugural Ball at the Washington Convention Center January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. The president was sworn-in for his second term in office earlier in the day. (Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais-Pool/Getty Images)
  • A sign points to the parade route as Washington prepares for U.S. President Barack Obama's second inauguration on January 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. One day before the public inaugural ceremony at the U.S. Captiol on January 21, Obama was officially sworn in for his second term during a private ceremony surrounded by friends and family in the Blue Room of the White House. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
  • U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (2nd L) and Dr. Jill Biden (L) embrace actor and musician Jamie Foxx after he sang while they danced at the Comander-in-Chief's Inaugural Ball at the Walter Washington Convention Center January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. Biden and President Barack Obama each took their oath of office earlier in the day. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
  • The band fun. performs during the Commander-in-Chief's Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. President Obama was sworn-in for his second term earlier in the day. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
  • U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden dance during the Comander-in-Chief's Inaugural Ball at the Walter Washington Convention Center January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. Biden and President Barack Obama each took their oath of office earlier in the day. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
  • U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden dance during the Comander-in-Chief's Inaugural Ball at the Walter Washington Convention Center January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. Biden and President Barack Obama each took their oath of office earlier in the day. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
  • Singer Alicia Keys performs during the Public Inaugural Ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. U.S. President Barack Obama was sworn in for his second term earlier in the day. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
  • U.S. President Barack Obama drives down Pennsylvania avenue in his vehicle during the Inauguration Parade on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. The President was sworn in for second term. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
  • People stand on barricades near the White House while trying to catch a glimpse of the President's parade following the public Inauguration ceremony on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. U.S. President Barack Obama was ceremonially sworn in for his second term today. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
  • US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama walk along Pennsylvania Avenue during the parade following Obama's second inauguration as the 44th US president on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Jim WATSON (JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
  • US Vice President Joe Biden walks along Pennsylvania Avenue during the parade following Obama's second inauguration as the 44th US president on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
  • US President Barack Obama takes the oath of office in front of First Lady Michelle Obama during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. US Chief Justice John Roberts administered the oath. AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)
  • The US Army ceremonial band stands at the US Capitol at the start of the parade following US President Barack Obama's second inauguration as the 44th US president on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
  • US Vice President Joe Biden and his wife Dr. Jill Biden walk along Pennsylvania Avenue during the parade following Obama's second inauguration as the 44th US president on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC.AFP PHOTO/JOE KLAMAR (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
  • US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama walk along Pennsylvania Avenue during the parade following Obama's second inauguration as the 44th US president on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Jim WATSON (JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
  • US President Barack Obama(C)and Military District of Washington Commander, Army Gen. Michael S. Linnington salute the colors as First Lady Michelle Obama looks on during the parade following Obama's second inauguration as the 44th US president on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. (JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
  • A ceremonial military band marches during the inauguration parade on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. President Barack Obama was ceremonially sworn in for a second term office during a public ceremony at the U.S. Capitol building. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
  • US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama walk along Pennsylvania Avenue during the parade following Obama's second inauguration as the 44th US president on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
  • US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama walk along Pennsylvania Avenue during the parade following Obama's second inauguration as the 44th US president on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Jim WATSON (JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Police on motorcyles lead as US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama walk along Pennsylvania Avenue during the parade following Obama's second inauguration as the 44th US president on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. (MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)
  • A ceremonial military guard marches during the inauguration parade on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. President Barack Obama was ceremonially sworn in for a second term office during a public ceremony at the U.S. Capitol building. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
  • People watch as President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are driven past crowds during the inauguration parade on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. President Obama was ceremonially sworn in for a second term office during a public ceremony at the U.S. Capitol building. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
    
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President Barack Obama took the oath of office during the 57th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol. Photos: Getty Images.

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