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PBS NewsHour full episode, Jan. 20, 2021

Wednesday on the NewsHour, Joe Biden calls for unity as he and Kamala Harris are sworn in to office, the new president confronts the many challenges facing the country with a list of initiatives and executive orders, the transition of power is ensured with a massive show of force in Washington and across the country, and public installations stand in for crowds in a ceremony subdued by COVID-19.

Biden sworn in as the 46th president

Biden signs executive actions aimed at undoing Trump legacy

Peaceful transfer of power ensues amid massive show of force

Biden calls for unity in a deeply divided nation 

Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton on breaking the glass ceiling

Rep. Malliotakis on how Republicans view Biden’s agenda

Trump’s final hours in office: pardons and commutations

News Wrap: U.S. death toll from COVID-19 reaches 403,000

Unusual imagery for an inauguration without precedent

High school students share hopes for Biden administration

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