On eve of inauguration, Joe Biden continues to woo Latino voters

Vice President Joe Biden and his family made an unexpected stop at the Latino inaugural 2013 event at the Kennedy Center last night. The unexpected guest delivered a touching speech about the power of Latinos. “I think you underestimate your power and what you have done for America and what you are about to do,” […]

The List: The 10 most memorable presidential inaugural addresses

Barack Obama’s first inaugural was so memorable because of its historical significance: The first American of African ancestry was becoming president of the United States. As a piece of oratory, it is not considered one of the finest presidential inaugural addresses. Here is our take on the ten most memorable inaugural speeches delivered by American […]

Live blog: Inaugurating Obama’s second term

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Photo Gallery: Washington prepares for Inauguration 2013

On Dec. 18, we reported that inauguration preparations in Washington, D.C. were well underway. Now, a month later, the 2013 Inauguration is almost here. Folks from around the nation have flocked to Washington, D.C. to help President Barack Obama celebrate his victory and to kick off his second term. With inauguration weekend upon us, Washington […]
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Obamas kick off inaugural weekend with National Day of Service (with PHOTO GALLERY)

“Inaugurations are about more than just celebrating. They are about coming together and making the country a better place,” said President Obama in a video filmed to promote the National Day of Service, adding that volunteering was the highlight of his 2009 Inauguration.

Malloy’s audience with Biden

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy huddled with Vice President Biden earlier this evening in the West Wing of the White House. The two discussed gun control reform in the aftermath of the Dec. 14
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CA Rep. Garamendi: Time to “stop talking” and move quickly on gun proposals

California Democratic Rep. John Garamendi — who represents a key Northern California swing district near Sacramento — said today that Congress should “stop talking and take action” on President Obama’s gun proposals. In the 113th Congress, “we have the debt ceiling and sequestration and God knows what else. We have a lot of things to […]

Seriously? Arnold ranks being governor BEHIND Conan and Terminator? (VIDEO)

Former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, fresh from his appearance at the Golden Globes, hits “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon” for the first time tonight. It’s part of a big publicity push for his new flick, “The Last Stand” — a flurry of appearances which included a rather interesting Reddit.com star moment in “Ask Me Anything.” In […]