A crowd at the Inaugural Welcome Concert observes the singing of The National Anthem at the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool on Thursday, January 19, 2017. Live-musical acts, remarks by officials and Mr. Trump, and a fireworks display followed.
Desert Storm veteran Eric Robinson offers passers-by to take a selfie with a Donald Trump cardboard cut-out in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, January 19, 2017. “Yes and no,” he says of his support for the president-elect, adding: “I’m not a fan of what he’s said in the past but as a vet I have to support Donald Trump. But we should all give him a chance. He’s going to be our president." The cost of a selfie with Mr. Trump's likeness? $5.
Attendees of the Inaugural Welcome Concert listen to keynote addresses at the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool on Thursday, January 19, 2017.
Seth and Chelsea Pomeroy of Little Rock, Arkansas stand outside the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, January 19, 2017. An educator and small business owner, Mr. Pomeroy hopes for Donald Trump to tackle deregulation and repeal and replace the Affordable Health Care Act in his first 100 days in office.