How To Cover The Inauguration

D.C.’s Regional Reporters Association will give you some advice:

    After a few suggestions, we’ve put together a panel discussion on how to cover the inauguration that we hope will be
    helpful. Details below.

    Covering the inauguration

    Please join us for a panel discussion on tips and techniques for
    covering the inauguration and swearing in of President-elect Barack
    Obama. For those of you who have never covered one, or haven’t thought about it since that last snowy inauguration, please join us on Dec. 8 at 11 a.m. for a low-key chat about the low-down on inaugurations.

    Panel:
    Carole Florman, communications director, the Joint Congressional
    Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies
    Joe Keenan, superintendent, Senate Press Gallery
    David Lightman, McClatchy Washington correspondent
    Jim Carroll, of the Lexington Courier-Journal

    Date: Dec. 8, 2008
    Place: TBA
    Time: 11 a.m.