Moving Day!

January 2009
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;1/16/2009, Vol. 78 Issue 15, p3
The article reveals that U.S. President Barack Obama and his family will move to the White House on January 20, 2009, which is his inauguration day as the 44th president of the U.S. It is expected that five million people will attend the inauguration parade in Washington, D.C. Particular focus is given to the challenges facing Obama and members of his cabinet.


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