Inauguration 2013 January 19, 2013: Barack Obama’s Inauguration weekend begins with Day of Service to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

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BARACK OBAMA — 57TH INAUGURATION:

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Inauguration weekend begins with Day of Service to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

Source: WaPo, 1-19-13

View Photo Gallery — National Day of Service draws volunteers: Thousands of people, including the Obamas, turn out for the annual event held to honor the life of Martin Luther King Jr.

President Obama rolled up the sleeves on his chambray shirt to work alongside his wife, Michelle, to spruce up a District elementary school Saturday, kicking off inauguration weekend with a national day of volunteering.

As they did four years ago, the Obamas called for Americans to join in the day of service traditionally associated with the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday as part of the inaugural festivities. This year, the King holiday falls on Monday, the same day as the president’s ceremonial swearing-in at the U.S. Capitol….READ MORE

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