Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies

Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) (file/credit: Astrid Riecken/Getty Images)

Schumer: eBay, Craigslist Agree To Remove Listings For Inauguration Tickets

Sen. Chuck Schumer had been asking companies to remove listings for tickets costing up to $2,000 each.


Barack Obama is sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts as the 44th president of the United States at the Capitol January 20, 2009. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Schumer: Nearly 100 New York City-Area Residents Won Tickets To President Obama’s Inauguration

Schumer said tens of thousands of New Yorkers registered to try to win general admission tickets to the 57th Presidential Inaugural Ceremonies.