How the 2nd Obama Inauguration Will Be Different

Predictions about crowds and atmosphere in 2013 versus 2009.


“There’s a slight sense of its coming to an end. You know, this is the last chance; this is where I make my history,” Cabot says. A president going through his second inauguration knows that he will never run for office again — that the next four years will cement his legacy. And, Cabot says, for whatever reason, second inaugurations often take place under a cloud. That was true of Reagan in 1985. 

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