Obama takes ceremonial oath of office
January 21st, 2013
11:56 AM ET
10 years ago

Obama takes ceremonial oath of office

(CNN) - President Barack Obama took his ceremonial oath of office on Monday at the U.S. Capitol before an enormous crowd on the National Mall. He was officially sworn in on Sunday in a private ceremony, marking the start of his second term. Vice President Joe Biden also took his ceremonial oath on Monday.

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  1. Rudy NYC

    I am so glad that we have not had Republicans in the White House. We would be at war in at least 3 more countries by now: Iran, Egypt, Libya, Syria, N. Korea, take your pick.

    January 21, 2013 12:14 pm at 12:14 pm |
  2. Tommy G

    And so begins another 4 years of economic and military decline. With another 4 years, Obama will have succeeded in fundamentally transforming the world's only super power into a bankrupt Banana Republic. Congrats Dems. Mission accomplished.

    January 21, 2013 01:27 pm at 1:27 pm |