Thousands gather for Inauguration Parade

Thousands of people gathered in Washington DC today to see Barack Obama publicly sworn in as president.

Obama was the first president to use the inauguration address to speak about gay rights.

ITV News' Washington Correspondent Robert Moore reports:

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Obama's Inauguration Ball

Barack Obama said his wife Michelle made him "a better man and better President" at the Commander in Chief's Inauguration Ball. Thousands of people gathered in Washington to see Obama publicly sworn in as US president for his second term.