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Bill Clinton Inauguration #897539

CBS Special for Monday, Jan 20, 1997

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Live CBS coverage and analysis of the inauguration of Bill Clinton and Al Gore, including: -- Sen. John Warner speech -- Reverend Billy Graham prayer -- Eagle Scout David Morales pledge of allegiance -- Children of the Gospel Choir performance -- Al Gore oath of office (administered by Ruth Bader Ginsburg) -- soprano Jessye Norman performance -- Sen. Wendell Ford remarks -- Bill Clinton oath of office (administered by William Rehnquist) -- Clinton inaugural address -- Immanuel Baptist Church Choir and Orchestra performance -- Miller Williams poem recitation -- Reverend Gardner Taylor prayer -- Santita Jackson National Anthem performance

  • Taped excerpt of a speech by Reverend Jesse Jackson.
  • Analysis includes the participation of CBS News consultant Alan Brinkley.

  • Reporter(s):
    Braver, Rita;
    Jones, Phil;
    Mitchell, Russ;
    Schieffer, Bob

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