President Donald Trump Says He Won’t Attend Joe Biden’s Inauguration
United States President Donald Trump has said on Friday that he won’t attending President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration on Jan. 20 after admitting defeat in the wake of his supporters storming the US Capitol.
Trump Tweeted “To all of those who have asked, I will not be going to the Inauguration on January 20th.”
To all of those who have asked, I will not be going to the Inauguration on January 20th.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 8, 2021
He will be the first incumbent president in 152 years to skip his successor’s swearing-in ceremony.
Vice President Mike Pence, however, is expected to attend.