Inauguration 2013: Preliminary Schedule Announced

Plans for the 57th inaugural are under way. Here's a peek at who's in charge and what's being planned.

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These leaders have been named honorary co-chairs for the committee:

President Jimmy Carter, 39th president of the United States

President George H.W. Bush, 41st president of the United States

President Bill Clinton, 42nd president of the United States

President George W. Bush, 43rd president of the United States

Patrick Gaspard, chair, National Mall

More information about the 2013 Presidential Inaugural Committee can be found at and on Twitter.

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