Inauguration Day 2021 News, Photos, Videos and Tweets

Biden seeks early momentum on COVID and more: The Note

The hope is that addressing the pandemic through fast, bold action will lead to a broader national healing.

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3:04am PST - January 18th, 2021

Trump, in wave of Tuesday pardons, so far not planning to pardon himself: source - Reuters

U.S. President Donald Trump at this point is opting not to issue a pardon for himself as he prepares an expansive list of more than 100 pardons and commutations for release on Tuesday, a source familiar with the effort said.

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7:50pm PST - January 17th, 2021

Capitol protest tracker: Here's a live look at capitols across the US

FBI officials are warning of protests at all 50 state capitols and the U.S. Capitol in the days leading up to inauguration. Here are live updates.

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7:47am PST - January 17th, 2021

Statehouses, US capitol brace for potentially violent week

Some capitols are closed, fences are up and extra police are in place at statehouses across the U.S. as authorities brace for potentially violent demonstrations over the coming days

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3:36am PST - January 17th, 2021

Biden inauguration: Executive orders to reverse Trump policies

The new president will repeal Trump travel bans and re-join the Paris climate accord after being sworn in.

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2:21am PST - January 17th, 2021

Biden plans 'roughly a dozen' Day One executive actions: aide - Reuters

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden will cap a busy day of inauguration pageantry by using the powers of his new office to push policy changes on housing, student loans, climate change and immigration, a top aide said on Saturday.

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1:56pm PST - January 16th, 2021

Fact check: Photos show Pompeo on state visit to India, not evidence of debunked #ItalyGate conspiracy - Reuters

Flagged by Facebook in its efforts to combat online information, posts circulating in the days leading up to President-elect Joe Biden’s Jan. 20 inauguration claim that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo traveled to Italy for the alleged arrest of Italian Preside…

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10:58am PST - January 16th, 2021

U.S. state capitals on edge for armed protests as Trump presidency nears end - Reuters

U.S. law enforcement officials are gearing up for pro-Trump marches in all 50 state capitals this weekend, erecting barriers and calling in their National Guards to try to prevent the kind of violent attack that rattled the nation on Jan. 6.

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3:12am PST - January 16th, 2021

U.S. capitols on edge for armed protests as Trump presidency nears end - Reuters

U.S. law enforcement officials are gearing up for pro-Trump marches in all 50 state capitols this weekend, erecting barriers and calling in their National Guards to try to prevent the kind of violent attack that rattled the nation on Jan. 6.

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3:07am PST - January 16th, 2021

Facebook blocks new events around DC and state capitols

As a precaution against coordinated violence as the US approaches President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, Facebook announced a few new measures it’s putting in place. In a blog post and tweets from Facebook Policy Communications Director Andy Stone, the com…

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4:28pm PST - January 15th, 2021

Biden says he feels safe ahead of his inauguration - Reuters

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden said on Friday that he feels safe taking his oath of office publicly next week.

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1:23pm PST - January 15th, 2021

'War-time footing': Capital draped in steel and concrete in unprecedented inauguration security operation

Not in modern times has an inauguration been staged amid such domestic turmoil and in such close proximity to a deadly attack - on the very ground where Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris are set to be sworn in.

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10:23am PST - January 15th, 2021

Mitch McConnell is telling GOP senators their decision on a Trump impeachment trial conviction is a 'vote of conscience'

Summary List PlacementSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is telling his Republican colleagues they have the freedom to vote however they want during the upcoming impeachment trial for Donald Trump after the lame duck president incited a deadly January 6th…

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10:19am PST - January 15th, 2021

Twitter adds @SecondGentleman to official White House accounts

The first Second Gentleman in U.S. history has Logged On. Well, kinda. Kamala Harris made history in the 2020 election by becoming the first woman vice president-elect, and as a result, her husband Douglas Emhoff made history, too. Doug will become America's …

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8:48am PST - January 15th, 2021

Factbox: U.S. president-elect Biden pledged to change immigration. Here's how - Reuters

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden has promised a quick and dramatic reversal of the restrictive immigration policies put in place by his predecessor President Donald Trump. While Biden pledged to undo many of Trump's policies starting the first day he takes offi…

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7:19am PST - January 15th, 2021

Factbox: U.S. president-elect Biden pledged to change immigration. Here's how - Reuters

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden has promised a quick and dramatic reversal of the restrictive immigration policies put in place by his predecessor President Donald Trump. While Biden pledged to undo many of Trump's policies starting the first day he takes offi…

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7:19am PST - January 15th, 2021

How Twitter is handling the 2021 US presidential transition

Twitter has set out its plans for US Inauguration Day 2021, next Wednesday, January 20, when president-elect Joe Biden will be sworn into office as the 46th ...

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3:35am PST - January 15th, 2021

How Twitter is handling the 2021 US presidential transition

Twitter has set out its plans for US Inauguration Day 2021, next Wednesday, January 20, when president-elect Joe Biden will be sworn into office as the 46th US president and vice president-elect Kamala Harris will become VP. “This year, multiple challenging c…

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3:35am PST - January 15th, 2021

Remembering the failed coup that brought down a superpower

No headline I've ever written, no headline I've ever read, has brought me greater joy than the one my father held up at Victoria train station one August afternoon in 1991: THE COUP COLLAPSES.  Nearly 30 years later, I can still recall the angle of the summer…

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2:59am PST - January 15th, 2021

Take Five: No.46 enters the White House - Reuters

On Wednesday, Joe Biden will be inaugurated as the 46th president of the United States, taking over the leadership of a country racked by COVID-19, deep socio-economic divisions and facing challenges to its global leadership role.

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2:16am PST - January 15th, 2021

Take Five: No.46 enters the White House - Reuters

On Wednesday, Joe Biden will be inaugurated as the 46th president of the United States, taking over the leadership of a country racked by COVID-19, deep socio-economic divisions and facing challenges to its global leadership role.

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2:04am PST - January 15th, 2021

Eyes on Pelosi as Trump impeachment trial timing up in the air - Reuters

The timing of President Donald Trump's impeachment trial could come into clearer focus on Friday when House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is expected to take questions about her next steps at a morning news conference at the U.S. Capitol.

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11:22pm PST - January 14th, 2021

Pence vows to honor U.S. history, ensure safe inauguration of new president - Reuters

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday vowed to uphold American history and ensure a safe transition of power to President-elect Joe Biden, eight days after supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump laid siege to the U.S. Capitol.

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5:43pm PST - January 14th, 2021

Bumble removes political filter amid search for Capitol rioters on the app

Shortly after Trump supporters stormed the Capitol last week, the hunt was on to find those who participated. It wasn't that difficult, as these insurrectionists refused to wear masks in the middle of a pandemic, even if it meant being filmed breaking the law…

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2:35pm PST - January 14th, 2021

White House set to receive deep cleaning ahead of inauguration

Ahead of the inauguration, government contracts reveal a White House deep clean amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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12:44pm PST - January 14th, 2021

RT @SBSNews: In a tweet responding to the incident, the poet who became a star after her reading at Joe Biden's inauguration said: "This is…

Francisca Bahamondes (@fran_bahamova)
8:00pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @thejasminebrand: Inauguration Poet Amanda Gorman Says She Was Racially Profiled By Security Guard: This Is The Reality Of Black Girls,…

Daphne Richards-Cook (@daphne_57752)
7:53pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @SBSNews: In a tweet responding to the incident, the poet who became a star after her reading at Joe Biden's inauguration said: "This is…

Anthony Caggiano (@anthonycaggiano)
7:38pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @SBSNews: In a tweet responding to the incident, the poet who became a star after her reading at Joe Biden's inauguration said: "This is…

Matthew Toohey (@TooheyMatthew)
7:36pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @SBSNews: In a tweet responding to the incident, the poet who became a star after her reading at Joe Biden's inauguration said: "This is…

Hugs4friends (@southwin28)
7:33pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @SBSNews: In a tweet responding to the incident, the poet who became a star after her reading at Joe Biden's inauguration said: "This is…

Tim Davies (@TimDavi12373075)
7:32pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @SBSNews: In a tweet responding to the incident, the poet who became a star after her reading at Joe Biden's inauguration said: "This is…

No Blood for Hubris (@NoBlood4Hubris)
7:28pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @SBSNews: In a tweet responding to the incident, the poet who became a star after her reading at Joe Biden's inauguration said: "This is…

(@MendotaMarkH)
7:25pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @SBSNews: In a tweet responding to the incident, the poet who became a star after her reading at Joe Biden's inauguration said: "This is…

geebeeWA (@geebeeWA)
7:25pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @SBSNews: In a tweet responding to the incident, the poet who became a star after her reading at Joe Biden's inauguration said: "This is…

Sofia Rita Belmonte (@Srb1970Rita)
7:24pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @SBSNews: In a tweet responding to the incident, the poet who became a star after her reading at Joe Biden's inauguration said: "This is…

(((cpltalk))) (@cpltalk)
7:20pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @SBSNews: In a tweet responding to the incident, the poet who became a star after her reading at Joe Biden's inauguration said: "This is…

(@bunnypatella)
7:16pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @SBSNews: In a tweet responding to the incident, the poet who became a star after her reading at Joe Biden's inauguration said: "This is…

Dizi Republic (@AddictBack)
7:16pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @SBSNews: In a tweet responding to the incident, the poet who became a star after her reading at Joe Biden's inauguration said: "This is…

Nick White (@NickWhi78498155)
7:15pm PST - March 6th, 2021

In a tweet responding to the incident, the poet who became a star after her reading at Joe Biden's inauguration said: "This is the reality of black girls: One day you're called an icon, the next day, a threat". https://t.co/b84fSJWiZ6

SBS News (@SBSNews)
7:15pm PST - March 6th, 2021

“One day you're called an icon, the next day, a threat.” https://t.co/7vZjMihyAd

peterong (@peterong)
7:05pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @TheDemCoalition: "Every day that we're here, we'll probably come out around noon and see if anything transpires," one pathetic batshit…

Cheryl (@Cheryl25044450)
3:27pm PST - March 6th, 2021
Tumba - God - King on Twitter:

Tumba - God - King on Twitter: "Biden Inauguration Day 2021 https://t.co/VjcMQ2Mr1U

Tumba - God - King (@Tumba20467261)
3:11pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @TheDemCoalition: "Every day that we're here, we'll probably come out around noon and see if anything transpires," one pathetic batshit…

Mari D (@MariDav1856)
2:27pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @MPRnews: Amanda Gorman, who became a sensation after her inauguration poem, says a guard outside her building told her she looked "susp…

Mike Steigerwald (@MFSteigerwald)
2:18pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @InstituteLagos: Are you ready for the 2021 Builders' Day ?? Monday 8th March 2021, the Inauguration of the Association of Building Arti…

MasterBuilder (@PhillipsOluses2)
2:06pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @TheDemCoalition: "Every day that we're here, we'll probably come out around noon and see if anything transpires," one pathetic batshit…

Kathy Weber (@KatSimkhovitch)
2:02pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @InstituteLagos: Are you ready for the 2021 Builders' Day ?? Monday 8th March 2021, the Inauguration of the Association of Building Arti…

Uzoma Prince (@UzomaPrince10)
2:02pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @TheDemCoalition: "Every day that we're here, we'll probably come out around noon and see if anything transpires," one pathetic batshit…

Deverly A Coston (@DeverlyACoston)
1:18pm PST - March 6th, 2021

"This is the reality of black girls: One day you're called an icon, the next day, a threat." This is fucking disgusting. Fire this human dogshit rent-a-cop. https://t.co/ObSgLXjFR5

Vnholy Dvst (@dvstinjames)
12:44pm PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @InstituteLagos: Are you ready for the 2021 Builders' Day ?? Monday 8th March 2021, the Inauguration of the Association of Building Arti…

ADETOYINBO Olúwaṣèyí (@seyiadetoyinbo)
6:42am PST - March 6th, 2021

After the Jan. 6 riot and Inauguration Day, QAnon supporters searching for another date to prophesize found March 4, NBC’s Ben Collins says. The date comes from a decades-old conspiracy theory believed by members of the sovereign citizen movement. https://t.co/ID7foNb05k

WBUR (@WBUR)
6:37am PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @InstituteLagos: Are you ready for the 2021 Builders' Day ?? Monday 8th March 2021, the Inauguration of the Association of Building Arti…

JASO (@bigjasoofficial)
5:23am PST - March 6th, 2021

One day you are reading your poems at the Presidential Inauguration & the Super Bowl. Next thing, you are suspicious because you are a person of color. #AmandaGorman https://t.co/8dsdwVhGNc

Patchouli Sky (@barefootpagan)
5:14am PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @maddow: "the national security adviser, Jake Sullivan, issued the order on Jan. 20, the day of President Biden’s inauguration..." https…

ps (@pgbm2)
3:31am PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @iheart_nyatl: Today is March 4, 2021 (34221 or 3/4/5 or 7/5). Inauguration Day of the original Constitutional Republic. Hmm. https://t.…

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2:50am PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @InstituteLagos: Are you ready for the 2021 Builders' Day ?? Monday 8th March 2021, the Inauguration of the Association of Building Arti…

Gbenga Taiwo (Esq) (@Juliobam22)
2:49am PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @maddow: "the national security adviser, Jake Sullivan, issued the order on Jan. 20, the day of President Biden’s inauguration..." https…

vj (@suki3hunna)
2:31am PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @InstituteLagos: Are you ready for the 2021 Builders' Day ?? Monday 8th March 2021, the Inauguration of the Association of Building Arti…

Bldr Salisu Ibrahim (@Charderss)
2:26am PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @maddow: "the national security adviser, Jake Sullivan, issued the order on Jan. 20, the day of President Biden’s inauguration..." https…

Brad Starks (@BradStarks)
1:39am PST - March 6th, 2021

RT @InstituteLagos: Are you ready for the 2021 Builders' Day ?? Monday 8th March 2021, the Inauguration of the Association of Building Arti…

The Nigerian Institute of Building (@niobnational)
12:57am PST - March 6th, 2021
Are you ready for the 2021 Builders' Day ?? Monday 8th March 2021, the Inauguration of the Association of Building Artisans and Craftsmen of Nigeria will take place at the Chapter's Secretariat and will be transmitted via zoom.
@niobnational @RiversNiob @NigerianKano @NIOBfct https://t.co/RMDLgZgeit

Are you ready for the 2021 Builders' Day ?? Monday 8th March 2021, the Inauguration of the Association of Building Artisans and Craftsmen of Nigeria will take place at the Chapter's Secretariat and will be transmitted via zoom. @niobnational @RiversNiob @NigerianKano @NIOBfct https://t.co/RMDLgZgeit

Nigerian Institute Of Building Lagos Chapter (@InstituteLagos)
12:54am PST - March 6th, 2021

Stephen is starting to look renowned https://t.co/XGo3XRWkZR

Alex Puckell (@APuckell)
11:43pm PST - March 5th, 2021

RT @rzhongnotes: 'After the insurrection, Klein continued working in the State Department until Jan. 19, when he resigned the day before Bi…

Shill For Big Gay (@bigbunnyenergy)
10:26pm PST - March 5th, 2021

RT @realTiffyCat: Looking forward to January 20th, 2021. Inauguration Day should be a National Holiday! #InaugurationDay2021 https://t.co/…

Juliet H Greene (@JulietHGreene1)
8:48pm PST - March 5th, 2021