Inauguration Day 2021: Celebrating America
President-elect Joe Biden officially became President Joe Biden just before noon today, but the day full of Inauguration Day events continue after Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris were sworn into office. Also attending will be Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy. 11:45 a.m.: Oaths of officeVice President-elect Harris will be sworn in, followed by President-elect Biden and during the inaugural ceremony outside the U.S. Capitol building. The inauguration committee has said the event will “feature diverse, dynamic performances in communities across the country.”8 p.m.: “Inauguration Day 2021″News4Jax’s recap of the Inauguration Day events assembled by the WJXT news team and hosted by Mary Baer and Kent Justice. 8:30 p.m.: “Celebrating America” TV special“Celebrating America,” a prime time special hosted by Tom Hanks, will cap off the day’s festivities.