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inaugural

a speech made at an inauguration, esp by a president of the US
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Aquino's address in 1986 were very brief but not regular inaugurals.
President Sergio Osmena delivered his inaugural address before the Cabinet on Aug.
But we can be sure even now that the dozens of presidential Inaugurals delivered in the past 220 years will be mined for ideas and--perhaps--striking phrases to quote.
Fears of secession, of the disunion of the United States, of the quenching of 'the sacred fire of liberty and the destiny of the republican model of government' were often expressed in Inaugurals from the time when Washington himself used these very words in 1789.
Source: Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies
And as inaugurals go, perhaps the Disney Magic earned the "boo"-by prize.
Inaugurals, even at premium prices, sell out far in advance.
Nevertheless, three of the four most recent inaugurals called attention to this theme.
Twenty of the first thirty inaugurals refer to the cooperation with Congress theme but only six of the last twenty-two inaugurals refer to it (for a total of 50 percent).
Inaugurals are always more low-key leading into the second term unless there's some crisis, like Lincoln's second inaugural, during a war or an economic crisis,'' he said.