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So how many people are coming to the inauguration?

After 1.8 million came to Washington for Barack Obama‚Äôs 2009 inauguration, everyone is wondering how many will return for the second on Jan. 21. Who knows, though the DC Department of Transportation is estimating 500,000. Some estimate 800,000. There are … Continue reading

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Obama second inauguration lacks buzz

Four years ago, Washington was buzzing in anticipation of Barack Obama’s presidential election. The second time around — not so much. Second inaugurals are historically about one-third of the first so the expected 800,000 for the Jan. 21 event is … Continue reading

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