PBS NewsHour Inauguration 2013

PBS NewsHour Inauguration 2013: A Special Report
Air Date: 
Monday, Jan 21st - 10:00am
Episode Title: 
A Special Report

PBS NEWSHOUR will provide comprehensive live coverage of President Barack Obama’s second inauguration.  A special daytime edition of the PBS NewsHour broadcast anchored by Gwen Ifill and Jeffrey Brown and a live stream of the inaugural events both begin at 10 A.M. Central on Monday, January 21, 2013.  Online, the PBS NewsHour team will offer extensive reporting on the people, the process and the history of past celebrations.

The broadcast special includes live coverage at the Capitol building, including the swearing-in and President Obama’s second inaugural address.  Plus, it will feature analysis by the NewsHour’s regular commentators syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks. Richard Norton Smith, scholar-in-residence at George Mason University; Beverly Gage, professor of 20th century history at Yale University; and Annette Gordon-Reed, professor of American legal history at Harvard Law School will contribute perspective and historical context.

Online, the PBS NewsHour website will list the schedule for the day’s events with a breakdown of what’s happening where and when.  You can read our Inauguration Live Blog and watch a live stream of our broadcast special as well as extended live coverage of the inaugural parade.

(Photo Credit: DoD photo by Master Sgt. Cecilio Ricardo, U.S. Air Force/Released)

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