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.
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
Time: 11 a.m.