PBS NewsHour Special Coverage
WATCH LIVE: The inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris
JANUARY 20, 2021 – Watch live PBS NewsHour coverage as President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris are sworn in at the U.S. Capitol. Each will take the oath of office, after which they will become the 46th president of the United States and the 49th vice president, respectively. Biden will become only the second Catholic to hold the nation’s highest office and Kamala Harris will become the first woman vice president and the first Black, South Asian, and direct descendant of immigrants elected to the White House. Click here for a PBS NewsHour guide to the schedule for Inauguration Day. PBS NewsHour special coverage and analysis will begin at 6 a.m. CT.