Joe Biden turns 46 President of the United States sworn in on the steps of the S. Capitol Building on Wednesday
The ceremony begins at 12:30 p.m. Halifax time and the oath of office is to be taken at 1 p.m.
The inauguration on Wednesday is expected to be less dramatic and include a performance of Lady Gaga’s Stars and Stripes
Donald Trump has said he will not attend the inauguration, but Vice President Mike Pence along with other former US. Presidents, will be present
Aiders say Biden’s first Washington event, along with Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, will attend an evening ceremony at the Reflecting Pool near the Lincoln Memorial for the nearly 400To honor 000 American lives who lost COVID 19
Harris will make history tomorrow when she officially becomes the first woman to hold the position of Vice President of the United States
Aides say Biden will use Wednesday’s inaugural address – one given to an unusually small personal group due to virus protocols and security concerns – to call for American unity, to which end he invited the four leading Republican and Democratic leaders of the congress, with him at the fair in St Matthew Cathedral before the dedication ceremony
The elected Democratic president spoke during the election campaign and by-election about his goal of uniting a sharply divided country
Biden plans to enact a series of executive orders on day one – including reversing President Donald Trump’s efforts to exit the Paris Climate Agreement, lifting his travel ban on visitors from several predominantly Muslim countries, and extending borders for evictions and evictions in the pandemic student loan payments
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