Where to watch the presidential inauguration on TV and the Internet – Daily News
In this Jan. 15, 2017, photo, the U.S. Capitol frames the backdrop over the stage during a rehearsal of President-elect Donald Trump’s swearing-in ceremony in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
In this Jan. 15, 2017, photo, the U.S. Capitol frames the backdrop over the stage during a rehearsal of President-elect Donald Trump’s swearing-in ceremony in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Donald J. Trump is slated to take the oath of office as the 45th president of the United States at the 58th Presidential Inauguration at 9 a.m. Pacific time (noon Eastern) Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, at the West front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas will administer the vice-presidential oath of office to Michael R. Pence before Trump takes his oath. Upon taking the oath, Pence will become the nation’s 48th vice president.

Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts will then administer the oath of office to Trump.

The inauguration will be broadcast live on all the major television networks, including ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, Univision and Telemundo. Cable news networks CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and Bloomberg as well as C-SPAN will also carry the inauguration.

YouTube will stream the event live on its channels for NBC, CBS, Telemundo, Univision, C-SPAN, Bloomberg, the Washington Post and the White House. The CBSN digital news channel will also carry the inauguration.

Reuters TV will live stream the inauguration at http://www.reuters.tv and its iOS, Android and Roku apps.

Live streams will additionally be available via NYTimes.com, WashingtonPost.com, ABC.com, CNN.com, CBS.com, MSNBC.com, FoxNews.com and NPR.org.

The White House offers a live stream at https://www.whitehouse.gov/live.

Before the oaths are administered, the ceremony kicks off at 8:30 a.m. Pacific time (11:30 Eastern), with a performance by the U.S. Marine Band.

The call to order will be issued by Sen. Roy Blunt, followed by readings and an invocation by Cardinal Timothy Michael Dolan, The Rev. Dr. Samuel Rodriguez and Pastor Paula White-Cain.

Then the vice president will be sworn in.

After the vice president’s oath, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir will perform.

Then the new president be sworn in by the chief justice.

After that, the Marine Band will play “Hail to the Chief,” and the new president will deliver his inaugural address.

After the speech, Rabbi Marvin Hier, the Rev. Franklin Graham and Bishop Wayne T. Jackson of will give readings and a benediction.

The ceremony will end with Jackie Evancho singing the National Anthem.

The day’s events will proceed in this order:

• Morning worship service

• Procession to the Capitol

• Vice-president’s swearing-in ceremony

• President’s swearing-in ceremony

• Inaugural address

• Departure of the new president

• Inaugural luncheon

• Inaugural parade

• Inaugural ball

Since 1937, the U.S. presidential inauguration has taken place on Jan. 20 following the November election. The president’s term officially begins at noon Eastern time that day.

If Jan. 20 falls on a Sunday, the oath of office is administered on the Sunday, and a public ceremony is held on Monday.

More information about the 58th Presidential Inauguration is available at https://www.58pic2017.org.

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