Swearing In

Mayor Michael Bloomberg hosts his final interfaith breakfast on his last day in office, Dec. 31, 2013. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Mayor Bloomberg Thanks New Yorkers For ‘Honor And Privilege’

Bloomberg’s final 48 hours in office included the unveiling of his official City Hall portrait and the signing of legislation banning plastic foam food containers and adding e-cigarettes to the indoor smoking ban. He will leave office when the clock strikes midnight and a new year is ushered in.


Former President Bill Clinton

Former President Clinton To Swear In de Blasio As Mayor

Former President Bill Clinton will be the one to swear in Bill de Blasio as mayor on Wednesday.


New York City Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio speaks as Bill Bratton, who he named to lead the NYPD, listens, Dec. 5, 2013. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Free Tickets Available For De Blasio Inauguration

The swearing in will take place in front of City Hall on Wednesday, Jan. 1 at noon. Incoming New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer and Public Advocate Letita James, both Democrats, will also be sworn in at the ceremony at City Hall Plaza.


President Barack Obama takes the oath of office as first lady Michelle Obama holds the bible in the Blue Room of the White House January 20, 2013 (credit: Doug Mills-Pool/Getty Images)

President Obama Sworn In For Second Term; Public Inauguration Set For Monday

President Obama will repeat the swearing-in ritual again Monday on the west front of the Capitol before a crowd of hundreds of thousands.


(credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Another New Yorker Joins The Supreme Court

After nearly three months of intense scrutiny and more than 17 hours of testimony, New York native Elena Kagan was officially sworn in Saturday as the fourth woman to serve on the Supreme Court.

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