PBS NewsHour Inauguration 2013: A Special

PBS NewsHour Inauguration 2013: A Special

Mon, 01/21/2013 - 11:00am

PBS NEWSHOUR offers live coverage of President Obama's Inauguration. Live coverage with PBS NewsHour Inauguration 2013: A Special begins at 11 a.m. on Monday, January 21, 2013 on WXXI-TV/HD (DT21.1/cable 11 and 1011) and will be continuous. In the studio, Gwen Ifill and Jeffrey Brown will anchor coverage, with analysis from Mark Shields and David Brooks.  Presidential Historians Richard Norton Smith, Beverly Gage and Annette Gordon-Reed will contribute perspective and historical context. Please note: NPR's coverage of the Inauguration will air on AM 1370, beginning at 10 a.m. To learn more about radio coverage, visit WXXINew.org.

PBS NEWSHOUR will cover: 

- President Obama's arrival at the Capitol

- The ceremony on the Capitol steps, set to begin at about 11:30 am ET

- The inaugural oath of office, around noon ET

- President Obama's second inaugural address

- Inaugural lunch and signing ceremony