Inauguration 2017 Live Coverage

Democracy Now! will provide special live coverage of the Inauguration on Friday January 20 and the Women’s March on Saturday January 21. Programming will include.

Friday, January 20
8:00am–3:00pm ET
Amy anchors in DC with analysis from guests and interviews from various actions taking place alongside the inauguration. The programming will include a live feed of the official Inauguration proceedings scheduled to begin around Noon ET.

Saturday, January 21
10:00am–3:00pm ET
Amy anchors from Women’s March main stage area. Coverage will include speakers and performers from the stage and interviews with people who have come from around the world to attend the march and rallies in DC as well as reports from other actions around the country.


There will be music breaks at :59 of each hour for both programs in order to provide clean ins and outs for broadcasters, however there will be no break during the live feed of the Inauguration proceedings scheduled for around Noon on 1/20.

Promo Material




The program is available to all TV & Radio stations via the following distribution platforms:

Daily Recur Coordinates (available here)

Available as a stream and subsequent file via Content Depot

  • Democracy Now! Extended Inauguration Broadcast Jan
    20, 2017 900-1500 ET
  • Democracy Now! Special Post Inauguration Broadcast
    Jan 21, 2017 1000-1500 ET

1/20: on SD06
(Note: the 11:00am ET repeat of Democracy Now! on normally available on SD06 will be available on HD05)
1/21: on SD06 & HD05

Pacifica KU
1/20: right channel only
1/21: right and left channels
Live audio stream 1/20 & 1/21

Audio & video downloads available as segments. Special programming files will not be posted to the broadcaster XML. Availability times are estimates only and will be updated in the event of delays.

MP3 (audio):
MPEG2 (SD video):
MPEG4 (SD video):
MPEG4 (HD video):

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