Inauguration Day 2021: When is Joe Biden sworn in as President of the United States and what time is the virtual parade?

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Are there any other pro-Trump protests planned ahead of the inauguration?

On January 12, the FBI warned of the possibility of coordinated armed protests, which could be planned by Trump supporters in the run-up to the inauguration.

Posts on a number of pro-Trump websites have scheduled multiple protests on multiple dates, some of which involve armed protests in various cities across the United States on January 17 and a march through the capital on the day of Mr. Biden.

The warnings come after the National Guard was given permission to send up to 15,000 troops to the capital by January 16, and tourists are banned from visiting the Washington Monument for up to four days after the swearing-in. of the elected president.

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When is Joe Biden’s first day on the job?

According to tradition, Joe Biden’s first day in office will be January 20, the day of his inauguration. January 20 marks the first day of the new term and the official transfer of presidential powers to the elected president.

When will Trump leave the White House and when will the Bidens move in?

Mr. Biden and Dr. Jill Biden will move into the White House on January 20, following the dedication ceremony.

In the wake of Mr. Biden’s victory, there were concerns that Donald Trump would refuse to concede the election or step down before inauguration day. In this situation, Mr. Trump would have no legal or constitutional right to access the office and he would be forced to leave the premises of the White House.

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The problem came to a head on January 6 when Mr. Trump encouraged a mob of rioters who stormed Capitol Hill to protest Biden-Harris’ victory. Mr. Trump subsequently condemned the violence, pledging an “orderly transition on January 20”.

Mr Trump first admitted defeat on Jan.7, confirming he would leave the White House before inauguration day.

Why is there a gap between the election and the presidential nomination?

The election was held on November 3, 2020, but Mr. Biden did not officially become president until more than two months later.

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Until 1933, the new president was inaugurated on March 4, four months after election day. This period was then reduced to approximately two months with the ratification of the 20th Amendment.

The delay between the U.S. election and the nomination allows the outgoing president to sort out issues and the new president to prepare for his term by working on politics and appointing his cabinet.

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