Stories tagged: Inaugurations
Sat., Jan. 19, 2013, 9:56 a.m.
AP Source: Lady Gaga to perform at inaugural ball
WASHINGTON (AP) — Watch out Beyonce and Katy Perry. There’s another diva set to perform during the inauguration festivities — Lady Gaga. A person familiar with the inauguration tells The …
Sat., Jan. 19, 2013, 12:52 a.m.
Inauguration weekend kicks off with day of service
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is heading up a National Day of Service at the start of a whirlwind weekend of inaugural events that mark the end of his …
Wed., Dec. 12, 2012, 10:41 a.m.
Obama to match FDR’s record of 4 swearing-ins
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is poised to match Franklin Roosevelt’s record of being sworn in as the nation’s leader four times. While FDR served four terms, Obama is …
Wed., Dec. 12, 2012, 8:46 a.m.
‘Purple tunnel of doom’ to be closed for inaugural
WASHINGTON (AP) — Inaugural security teams are trying to prevent another “purple tunnel of doom” from President Barack Obama’s first swearing-in. The head of the District of Columbia National Guard …
Fri., Oct. 19, 2012, 1:46 a.m.
If elected, Romney wants a say in ‘fiscal cliff’
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitt Romney’s transition team is quietly talking with government officials and Capitol Hill to develop a plan, if he’s elected, to prevent massive cuts to the defense …