Crawdaddy

How to get tickets to Trump inauguration

The Joint Congressional Committee on Inauguration Ceremonies has everything you want to know about the event on its website.
The Joint Congressional Committee on Inauguration Ceremonies has everything you want to know about the event on its website.

Mississippi Sens. Roger Wicker and Thad Cohran are offering free tickets to President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration address Jan. 20.

The tickets will get you a standing-room spot on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol.

Trump will take the oath of office at the Capitol. That ceremony will be followed by his address, a luncheon, parade and ball. The tickets are good for the outdoor Capitol swearing-in and address.

You can request tickets by email from Wicker’s office at Inauguration@wicker.senate.gov. Or you can submit an online form with Cochran’s office at this website. A spokesman for Cochran said the office had received about 100 requests by Wednesday afternoon. Each office will have a limited number of tickets so there is a chance not everyone who wants a ticket will get one.

For more information about inaugural events and to learn more about inaugural history, visit the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies website.

Paul Hampton: 228-896-2330, @JPaulHampton

  Comments