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As Trump's Agenda Moves Forward, Protesters Mix In Crowd Of Supporters

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 8:33am

David Greene and Rachel Martin talk to NPR's Scott Horsley about the new presidential agenda, and NPR's Pam Fessler who met up with protesters at the National Mall.

Threat Of Rain Doesn't Deter Crowds From National Mall

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 8:31am

Steve Inskeep talks to NPR's Audio Cornish, Tamara Keith and Cory Turner about the crush of people trying to get through security checkpoints to find a place on the mall to witness the inauguration.

Crowds Eager To Pass Through Security To Witness Trump Inauguration

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 7:33am

Thousands of Donald Trump's supporters are gathering at checkpoints along the National Mall as they make their way to the scene of the Inauguration of the 45th president of the United States.

Presidential Swearing-In Ceremony Nears; Trump Defies Categorization

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 7:29am

David Greene and Rachel Martin talk to NPR's Scott Detrow about the inauguration, and to author Christopher Buckley, who was a speechwriter for President George H.W. Bush.

Live Coverage: Donald Trump's Presidential Inauguration

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 6:21am

Follow our live blog for news of the day, photos and videos from the National Mall and for analysis on what the events mean for the world.

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Examining The Economy That President-Elect Trump Is Inheriting

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

As Trump steps into the presidency he inherits an economy in steady recovery, but there are areas with room for improvement. How might the transition change the country's direction on economic issues?

Trump To Deliver Inaugural Address Shortly Before Noon

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

Donald Trump's inaugural address, which is expected to take place in the middle of a full day of events, could have far reaching effects.

Donald Trump To Be Sworn In As The 45th U.S. President

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

President-elect Trump and his family on Friday morning will travel with the Obama family from the White House to the Capitol for the swearing-in ceremony.

White House Odd Couple: Donald Trump And Mike Pence

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

Unlike the president-elect, his No. 2, Mike Pence, is a known quantity in Washington, D.C.. So he could be a crucial bridge between Donald Trump and Capitol Hill. But how much influence will he have?

Inauguration Day: Peaceful Transition Of Power

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

Once again, the world will watch the peaceful transition of power in the U.S. Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president. That has brought jubilation in conservative America.

Residents, Businesses And Charities Urge The Trumps To Get To Know D.C.

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

Washington, D.C., is not just about government. It's a city with cultural and social scenes. The unofficial D.C. has been preparing for the Trump family's arrival.

Divided States: Sometimes It's Better Not To Talk About Politics

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

As part of our Divided States follow-up, we hear from Trump supporter Jon Jackson, a veteran who owns a farm in Georgia, and Diana Font, a businesswoman and Republican, who voted for Hillary Clinton.

Senate Panel Peppers Treasury Secretary Designate Mnuchin With Questions

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

Steve Mnuchin ran into sharp criticism at his confirmation hearing on Thursday. Most of it had to do with his role as the CEO of a bank that critics say turned into a foreclosure machine.

As The GOP Tries To Dismantle Obamacare, Its Approval Rating Goes Up

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

The new administration is working with Congress to overhaul the health care system. Many more people have insurance since the Affordable Care Act. Donald Trump has promised "insurance for everybody."

What Will America Look Like Under The Trump Presidency?

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

David Greene talks to Chris Buskirk, publisher of the conservative blog "American Greatness," who was an early Trump backer, and he presents his own intellectual vision for a Trump-led country.

Novelist Still Sees The Election Through The Lens Of Race

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

The morning after the presidential election, African-American novelist Attica Locke said she was "awake to what my country is telling me." How is she preparing for four years of Trump's presidency?

Putting Trump's Inauguration Into Context With Past GOP Presidents

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

David Greene talks to John Podhoretz, who was a speechwriter for Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, and now is editor of Commentary magazine about past inaugurations.

What Do We Know About The Security Challenges Facing Trump?

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

The transition to the Trump administration is likely to change the country's direction on key issues. We examine the national security, military and foreign policy environment Trump is inheriting.

Donald Trump Has Plans To Hit The Ground Running

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

Trump plans to move quickly after taking office to implement his agenda. Some actions will take the shape of executive orders. Others, legislation, which could move rapidly through a GOP Congress.

Donald Trump Has Plans To Hit The Ground Running. Here's What He Wants To Do

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:07am

The president-elect's team has been sketching out plans for their first day, week and month in office. It includes action on trade, energy and of course, Obamacare.

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