Jan. 21 beginning at 11 a.m. ET/8 a.m. PT, CTV News Channel brings Canadians live to Washington, D.C. for the inauguration of President Barack Obama as he takes office for a second term. Sandie Rinaldo hosts CTV News Channel’s special presentationU.S. PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURATION 2013. The broadcast features Rinaldo and a team of special guests and top experts delivering live coverage of the ceremonial swearing in and the inaugural address. Viewers can also see the official swearing in on Sunday, Jan. 20 at noon E.T./9 a.m. PT on CTV News Channel.
Guests and experts joining the CTV News Channel desk in Toronto for U.S. PRESIDENTAL INAUGURATION 2013 include CTV Political Commentator, Scott Reid; Former Deputy Director of Events and Ceremonies for Obama’s Presidential Inauguration in 2009, Jean-Michel Picher; Republican Strategist, Katie Robinette; and Brainerd Blyden-Taylor, who performed at the 2009 Inauguration.
From Washington, the special also features Cliff Young, the Managing Director of Public Sector and Polling in the United States Ipsos; Executive Director, National Council of Negro Women, Jones-Deweever; and Tyler Harber, from Harcom Strategies Domestic and International Strategies.
Additional coverage is featured on CTV NATIONAL NEWS WITH LISA LAFLAMME, CTVNEWS.ca, CP24, and BNN.