Donald Trump inaugurated as 45th U.S. president
At 12:00 p.m. local time (1700 United States in the nation’s capital,) on Friday, took the oath of office and was sworn in as the 45th president of the
Both the Obamas,and , and other previous presidents were present.
and his wife were welcomed in the morning by outgoing president and first lady . At 12:00 local time (17:00 ), Chief Justice swore in Donald Trump as the new President of the United States. Donald Trump took his oath on the , and on his own bible that his mother had given him. Vice President was sworn in on the Bible.
After assuming the presidency, Donald Trump made his first speech as President of the United States, including the words “January 20, 2017 will be remembered as the day the people became the rulers of this nation again. The forgotten men and women of our country will be forgotten no longer.”
Barack Obama left a letter to his successor on the nineteenth-century presidential desk in the.