No Flubs For Obama, John Roberts At Private Swearing-In
Huffington Post - about 5 years
* Roberts reads the oath closely from a card * Short, private ceremony for Obama * Close family members in attendance By Jeff Mason WASHINGTON, Jan 20 (Reuters) - This time they got it right. President Barack Obama and Chief Justice John Roberts, who flubbed the oath of office in a public inauguration ceremony four years ago, made it through without mistakes on Sunday at a private gathering that launched the Democrat's second term. Shortly before noon on a sunny day, Roberts, dressed in his traditional dark robe, strode into the oval-shaped White House Blue Room and positioned himself, with cue card in hand, at the edge of a light beam streaming in through the window. Obama, dressed in a suit, followed and planted himself opposite the chief justice. His wife, Michelle, and daughters Malia and Sasha, rounded out the tableau. Roberts asked Oba...
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