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  • A view of the Washington Monument and the crowd on Inauguration Day, January 21, 2013. (Alison Klein/VOA)
  • Bill and Hillary Clinton at the U.S. Capitol on Inauguration Day, January 21, 2013. (Alison Klein/VOA)
  • A view of the staging area, musicians, and media at the U.S. Capitol on Inauguration Day, January 21, 2013. (Alison Klein/VOA)
  • Allison Williams, daughter of Brian Williams and a cast member on the TV show "Girls" on Inauguration Day, January 21, 2013. (Alison Klein/VOA)
  • Security at the top of the U.S. Capitol, January 21, 2013. (Alison Klein/VOA)
  • President Barack Obama waves to the crowd before his Inauguration Day speech, January 21, 2013. (Alison Klein/VOA)
  • Senator John McCain at U.S. Capitol, January 21, 2013. (Alison Klein/VOA)
  • Former president Jimmy Carter and several members of congress walk on to the staging area at the U.S. Capitol, January 21, 2013. (Alison Klein/VOA)
  • Vice President Joe Biden gets sworn in on Inauguration Day, January 21, 2013. (Alison Klein/VOA)
  • Members of the crowd watch President Barack Obama's Inauguration Day speech in Washington, D.C., January 21, 2013. (Alison Klein/VOA)

Views around the U.S. Capitol on Inauguration Day

Published January 21, 2013


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