Photos: Inauguration of Joe Biden

January 20, 2021

AP Photo/Alex Brandon, Pool

In the midst of a pandemic and surrounded by 25,000 National Guard troops throughout D.C., Joe Biden and Kamala Harris become president and vice president Wednesday.

WTOP has everything you need to know about the inauguration.

Here are photos from Inauguration Day.

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: Former president Barack Obama hugs First Lady Dr. Jill Biden during the inauguration of U.S. President Joe Biden on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2021 in Washington, DC. During today's inauguration ceremony Joe Biden becomes the 46th president of the United States. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Vice President Kamala Harris and her husband Doug Emhoffl, left, speak with former Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen Pence as they depart the Capitol after the Inauguration of President Joe Biden ceremony on the East Front of the Capitol at the conclusion of the inauguration ceremonies, in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Former President Barack Obama and former President George W. Bush look up to the crowd as they arrive for the 59th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol for President-elect Joe Biden in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
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