With calls to stay home during the pandemic and threats of more violence in Washington, D.C., most Joe Biden supporters from Southern California will watch the inauguration virtually. But some are willing to take the risk. KCRW speaks with a Riverside resident from Vice President-elect Kamala Harris’ sorority who canceled her trip to D.C. after the insurrection on January 6, and a Highland Park resident who’s heading to the nation’s capital.
Angelenos going to inauguration — or not
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‘I feel like I have to be there’: Despite violence and pandemic, one Angeleno is attending Biden’s inauguration
Joe Biden supporters from Southern California who wanted to attend the presidential inauguration had difficult decisions to make in recent weeks. President-elect Biden has...
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