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Tue., Jan. 20, 2009, 8:47 a.m.

Obama Becomes President

 Barack Obama is sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts as the 44th president of the United States on the West Front of the Capitol as his wife Michelle looks on Tuesday,  Jan. 20, 2009 in Washington.    (Mark Wilson / The Spokesman-Review)
Barack Obama is sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts as the 44th president of the United States on the West Front of the Capitol as his wife Michelle looks on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009 in Washington. (Mark Wilson / The Spokesman-Review)

 Barack Obama, second right, joined by his wife Michelle, far left, and daughters Sasha, second left, and Malia, not shown, takes the oath of office from Chief Justice John Roberts to become the 44th president of the United States at the U.S. Capitol in Washington today. (AP Photo/Jeff Christensen)

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D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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