Accuracy in Media

WATCH: On-the-Ground Footage of Trump’s Inauguration Day

Two weeks into Donald Trump’s presidency, we look back at how Inauguration Day went from one of our staff members who attended the festivities during the day: Anti-Donald Trump protesters on Inauguration Day VP Mike Pence entrance to Inauguration Day ceremonies Donald Trump walking towards inaugural ceremonies Donald Trump Inauguration Day entrance Crowd boos Nancy […]

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Not the First Time: John Lewis, Democratic Congressman, Did Skip George W. Bush’s Inauguration

From National Review: But this isn’t the first time Lewis has boycotted a presidential inauguration. According to a Washington Post article written on January 21, 2001, Lewis and other members of the Black Caucus boycotted George W. Bush’s inauguration because they didn’t “believe Bush is the true elected president.” Lewis spent the day in his […]

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Another Inauguration Performance Booked: Mormon Tabernacle Choir to Sing at Trump’s Inauguration

The Rockettes and the Mormon Tabernacle Choir are confirmed Inauguration Day performers, both of which had some controversy over the Christmas weekend. A Rockettes dancer posted on Instagram how it is required she perform for a president-elect she does not like, but the company said it was voluntary. The Mormon Tabernacle Choir announcement has also led […]

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Manufactured ‘Rockette’s Controversy? Instagram Post by One Dancer said She’s Forced to Perform at Trump’s Inauguration

A ‘Rockette’ claimed on Instagram that the company she works for, Madison Square Garden Company, is forcing performers to go to the inauguration of President-Elect Donald Trump and against her free will. However, the company pointed out that it is a voluntary deal, not obligatory: “For a Rockette to be considered for an event, they […]

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February 2017

2/3/2017 - PHOTOS: Remembering Donald Trump’s Inauguration Day

2/3/2017 - WATCH: On-the-Ground Footage of Trump’s Inauguration Day

January 2017

1/20/2017 - House Democrats, 60 of Them, Plan to Skip Trump’s Inauguration

1/18/2017 - Not the First Time: John Lewis, Democratic Congressman, Did Skip George W. Bush’s Inauguration

1/9/2017 - D.C. Metro Capitulates, Will Issue Trump Photo Inaugural Sleeves for Farecards

December 2016

12/26/2016 - Another Inauguration Performance Booked: Mormon Tabernacle Choir to Sing at Trump’s Inauguration

12/23/2016 - Manufactured ‘Rockette’s Controversy? Instagram Post by One Dancer said She’s Forced to Perform at Trump’s Inauguration

12/22/2016 - D.C. Metro Commemorative Inaugural Fare Card Missing Trump’s Picture

12/20/2016 - Women’s March on Washington Gets Permit Approved for Post-Inauguration Day

November 2016

11/17/2016 - D.C. Debates Scaling Back Inaugural Reviewing Stand after Trump Win