Donald Trump becomes the 45th President of the United States today shortly after 12 p.m. Here is a look at some facts about the inaugural event and the all-important oath of office.
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President-Elect Donald Trump will use two Bibles on Inauguration Day, which isn’t actually consistent with traditions associated with the public ceremony.
The Constitution now sets January 20th as inauguration day every four years, but it was 72 years ago today that a historical first – and last occurred: The inauguration of a U.S. President to a fourth term in office.
Deborah Gerhardt of the University of North Carolina, Ilya Shapiro of the Cato Institute, and Rebecca Tushnet of Georgetown University discuss a big First Amendment case.
A joint effort between the National Constitution Center and iCivics lets you join figures like Ken Burns, Tom Brokaw and elected officials in submitting videos to a special website about the Constitution and what it means to you.