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‘America’s Possibilities Are Limitless,’ Obama Says On Day Of Pageantry

President Barack Obama took a public oath of office on Monday after he was sworn in during a private ceremony on Sunday. The Constitution requires presidential terms to begin on Jan. 20.


President Barack Obama speaks during the presidential inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC.(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Full Text Of President Barack Obama’s Inaugural Address

Text of President Barack Obama’s inaugural address, as provided by the White House.