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NPR will offer special coverage of all the events surrounding the inauguration of President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, including the oaths of office, Biden’s speech, the counter protests and the virtual events that will set this year apart– complete with insights and analysis from reporters in the field.

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NPR’s Michel Martin and Rachel Martin will co-host live special coverage from NPR’s Washington Studios from 11am until 2pm ET. They will be joined by NPR reporters to provide a front row seat to the historic events and provide essential context: Scott Detrow, Ayesha Rascoe, Juana Summers, Claudia Grisales, Susan Davis, Don Gonyea, Miles Parks, Tom Bowman, Mara Liasson, Ron Elving and more. For the first time, the Live Special Coverage broadcast will also be live streamed on video on and social media platforms.

“This live stream is going to really set our coverage apart. Listeners know the great context and analysis they can expect from NPR. Now they’ll be able to see it play out in realtime and get an inside look at how our hosts and reporters bring that coverage to life,” said Eric Marrapodi NPR’s Live Specials Lead.

Digital News Coverage

Follow along with NPR’s live blog all day: HERE

You can also explore all our inauguration day coverage on the NPR One mobile app!

Within the app, you can listen to the continual stream of NPR’s live Inauguration coverage by tapping on the live coverage bar at the top of the Home screen. Or, hear the day’s highlights from NPR and your member station by hitting play on the NPR One flow.

Android users can also monitor the latest Inauguration Day headlines from the new Home screen.

The same up-to-date mix of national and local stories will be available for streaming on Alexa as well. Ask your smart speaker to “Play the news.” Or, to hear your local station live stream, just ask your device to “Play NPR.”


NPR’s UpFirst will start the day off with all the latest news from the inauguration and what to expect from the day ahead.

The NPR Politics Podcast will highlight the day’s key moments and discuss what’s next for the Biden presidency in the afternoon. Tamara Keith will host.

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