This program is 29 minutes long
(White House: Jonathan Karl) The brief White House ceremony in which Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts read from notes and tomorrow's ceremonial inauguration before Obama's speech featured; scenes of the ceremonies today and in 2009 shown. [OBAMA - talks about the Bibles.] [Obama campaign manager Jim MESSINA- says Obama will work across party lines.] What Obama has to do in his speech tomorrow to set a tone for his second term and the issue of security in Washington, DC, discussed.
(Washington: Cecilia Vega) The security presence at the inauguration tomorrow examined; details given about the logistics of the 2009 event; scenes shown from the streets. [Secretary of Homeland Security Janet NAPOLITANO - talks about security coordination and organization.] [Metro police department Chief Cathy LANIER- explains the guide system.] The expected size of the crowd, the law enforcement presence and past bad weather at inaugurals discussed.
(Washington: David Muir) Tomorrow's ABC News coverage of the day's events noted.
(Denver: Clayton Sandell) The cold front across the plains states and Midwest featured; scenes shown from Fargo, North Dakota, downed power lines in Detroit, icy highways in Utah, cold Rhineland, Wisconsin. [Two MEN - comment.]
(Washington: Brian Ross) The horror stories at the gas complex after the Algerian army raid to take out the hostage takers examined; photos and scenes shown with cell phone audio played; details given about the Al Qaeda-linked terrorists led by Mokhthar Belmokhar, who made comments about the operation. [Escaped hostage Alan WRIGHT- says the terrorists were dressed like security forces.] [Representative Mike ROGERS - comments on the targeting of westerners.]
(White House: David Kerley) The Guns Across America protests across the nation against President Obama's plans to curb gun violence examined; scenes shown from a gun show in Raleigh, North Carolina, after an accidental shooting; details given about the school massacre in Connecticut and some of President Obama's gun proposals. [On Wednesday, OBAMA - talks about protecting the children from gun violence.] [On NBC, Senator Ted CRUZ- criticizes the plan.] [On "This Week," White House advisor David PLOUFFE- talks about the gun debate.]
(Miami: Matt Gutman) The complexity of the hoax around Notre Dame football player Manti Te'o updated; Te'o quoted about Lennay Kekua, the fake person created by Ranaiah Tuiasosopo, a devout Christian and master of deception. [Catfish hoax victim Tessi TOLUTAU- talks about the hoaxes in the Polynesian community.]