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Big crowd, high spirits for 2nd Obama swearing-in

January 21, 2013 in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON (AP) Declaring “our work begins today”, President Barack Obama vowed to “finish what we started” four years ago as hundreds of thousands of inauguration-goers gathered on the historic National Mall in anticipation of his oath-taking for a second term.

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Clinton, Carter join Obama inaugural gathering

January 21, 2013 in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON (AP) Former presidents Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter joined lawmakers and other dignitaries at the Capitol for President Barack Obama’s ceremonial swearing-in Monday to a second term.
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Obamas host coffee with congressional leaders

January 21, 2013 in The Daily Republic

One could only conjecture as President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden and their wives played host Monday to congressional leaders of both parties at the White House.
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Obama starts inauguration day with visit to church

January 21, 2013 in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON (AP) President Barack Obama began inauguration day listening to a church pastor counsel him to use his power to benefit others, and the nation. Continue Reading

Swearing age-old oath, Obama steps into 2nd term

January 20, 2013 in The Daily Republic

800,000 expected at public inauguration today.
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Former Mitchell resident will command musical group at inauguration

January 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Fred Ellwein is making preparations to command the Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps on Monday as it marches in front of President Barack Obama on Inauguration Day. Continue Reading

NSU band to march in Obama’s inauguration parade

January 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic

More than 100 students from the Aberdeen university will march down Pennsylvania Ave. in the nation’s capital, playing the song “This is My Country.”
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Obama’s most virulent foes want the celebration stopped

January 16, 2013 in The Daily Republic

South Dakotan, retired Air Force officer, believes Obama illegitimate president.
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ND tribes to walk in President Obama’s inauguration parade

January 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO When Prairie Rose Seminole received a call about North Dakota Native American participation in President Barack Obama’s inauguration parade on Jan. 21, she was absolutely interested, but she didn’t have much time to organize it. Continue Reading

MHS student headed to DC for inauguration

November 17, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Mark Schilling sets a hectic pace in high school.
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