U.S. President Obama takes the oath of office as frst lady Michelle Obama holds a bible during swearing-in ceremony at the White House in Washington

 
U.S. President Obama takes the oath of office as frst lady Michelle Obama holds a bible during swearing-in ceremony at the White House in Washington
With a portrait of former U.S. President James Madison in the background, U.S. President Barack Obama takes the oath of office as frst lady Michelle Obama holds a bible during the official swearing-in ceremony at the White House in Washington January 20, 2013. The president's eldest daughter Malia is at right. REUTERS/Doug Mills/Pool