Political Headlines December 1, 2012: Inauguration Day Falls on Sunday and Still Held

POLITICAL HEADLINES

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THE HEADLINES….

Inauguration Day Falls on Sunday and Still Held

Source: ABC News Radio, 12-1-12

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When Inauguration Day falls on a Sunday, the Constitution won’t wait.

The iron beams are in place jutting out over Pennsylvania Avenue outside the White House.They will become the roof of the presidential reviewing stand for the second Obama inaugural next month.

But the traditional parade with its bands and floats will not march on January 20th, the day the Constitution requires the President to be sworn in. That falls on a Sunday this time so by tradition there will only be a small Sunday ceremony for the oath-taking at noon….READ MORE

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