Senator from Virginia Tim Kainedespite losing the popular vote. Incumbent Democratic President Barack Obama was ineligible to serve a third term due to the term limits established by the 22nd Amendment.
Context[ edit ] The inauguration marked the formal culmination of the presidential transition of Donald Trump that began when he won the U.
The election was scheduled for November 8,but the congressional committee began construction of the inaugural platform on September Senate Committee on Rules and Administration.
The Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies chose the inaugural theme "Uniquely American" to highlight the inaugural ceremony as "a uniquely American expression of our Constitutional system" and stress the peaceful transition of power.
The chairman of the committee was Thomas J. The co-chairs of the committee were Lewis M. Eisenberg and Roy Bailey.
Prosecutors have questioned several Russian oligarchs, upon their arrival at a U. Samuel Pattenan associate of Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafortpleaded guilty in federal court to failure to register as a foreign agent in connection with the illegal funneling of foreign funds to the presidential inauguration committee.
Patten also admitted to giving misleading testimony to the Senate Intelligence Committee about the matter.
Flynnand Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermeraccording to reporters in attendance at the event. Welcome Celebration," a concert for his supporters that were attending his inauguration the following day.
Trump, whose only desire was to make America great again. The Obamas greeted the Trumps, and Melania presented the couple with a gift.
Bush and Laura Bush with a gift on the day of her husband's inauguration in An archive of presidential campaign commercials from to the present, organized by year, type, and issue, with teacher resources and playlists by experts.
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The United States Presidential Election of was the 58th quadrennial American presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 8, The Republican ticket of businessman Donald Trump and Indiana Governor Mike Pence defeated the Democratic ticket of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and U.S.
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