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Washington prepares for Trump's inauguration

The U.S. Capitol is seen during a rehearsal for the inauguration ceremony of President-elect Donald Trump in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

The U.S. Capitol is seen during a rehearsal for the inauguration ceremony of President-elect Donald Trump in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

The U.S. Capitol is seen during a rehearsal for the inauguration ceremony of President-elect Donald Trump in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Army SGM Gregory Lowery playing the part of President-elect Donald Trump, and Army Spc. Sara Corry, playing the part of Melania Trump rehearse the swearing-in ceremony portion of the inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Army SGM Gregory Lowery playing the part of President-elect Donald Trump, and Army Spc. Sara Corry, playing the part of Melania Trump rehearse the swearing-in ceremony portion of the inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos...more

Army SGM Gregory Lowery playing the part of President-elect Donald Trump, and Army Spc. Sara Corry, playing the part of Melania Trump rehearse the swearing-in ceremony portion of the inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Empty seats are seen at the National Mall during a rehearsal for the inauguration ceremony in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Empty seats are seen at the National Mall during a rehearsal for the inauguration ceremony in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Empty seats are seen at the National Mall during a rehearsal for the inauguration ceremony in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Army Sergeant Major Greg Lowery playing the part of President-elect Donald Trump, and Army Spc. Sara Corry, playing the part of Melania Trump, walk along the parade route during a dress rehearsal for Inauguration Day, in Washington. REUTERS/Evan Vucci/Pool

Army Sergeant Major Greg Lowery playing the part of President-elect Donald Trump, and Army Spc. Sara Corry, playing the part of Melania Trump, walk along the parade route during a dress rehearsal for Inauguration Day, in Washington. REUTERS/Evan...more

Army Sergeant Major Greg Lowery playing the part of President-elect Donald Trump, and Army Spc. Sara Corry, playing the part of Melania Trump, walk along the parade route during a dress rehearsal for Inauguration Day, in Washington. REUTERS/Evan Vucci/Pool
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Chain link fencing is up around the Washington Monument as a security measure in the days prior to Donald J. Trump's inauguration, in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler

Chain link fencing is up around the Washington Monument as a security measure in the days prior to Donald J. Trump's inauguration, in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler

Chain link fencing is up around the Washington Monument as a security measure in the days prior to Donald J. Trump's inauguration, in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler
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The U.S. Capitol is seen during a rehearsal for the inauguration ceremony of President-elect Donald Trump in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

The U.S. Capitol is seen during a rehearsal for the inauguration ceremony of President-elect Donald Trump in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

The U.S. Capitol is seen during a rehearsal for the inauguration ceremony of President-elect Donald Trump in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A military band passes stand-ins for President-elect Donald Trump, and his wife Melania (L) and Vice President-elect Mike Pence and his wife Karen (R) during a rehearsal for the inauguration on the East Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington. From L-R are SGM Gregory Lowery, SPC Sara Corry, Maj. Gen. Bradley Becker, MSG Neil Ewachiw and MSG Leigh Ann Hinton. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

A military band passes stand-ins for President-elect Donald Trump, and his wife Melania (L) and Vice President-elect Mike Pence and his wife Karen (R) during a rehearsal for the inauguration on the East Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington. From...more

A military band passes stand-ins for President-elect Donald Trump, and his wife Melania (L) and Vice President-elect Mike Pence and his wife Karen (R) during a rehearsal for the inauguration on the East Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington. From L-R are SGM Gregory Lowery, SPC Sara Corry, Maj. Gen. Bradley Becker, MSG Neil Ewachiw and MSG Leigh Ann Hinton. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Workmen prepare scaffolding and speakers at the Lincoln Memorial for pre-inaugural programs and festivities in the days prior to Donald Trump's inauguration, in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler

Workmen prepare scaffolding and speakers at the Lincoln Memorial for pre-inaugural programs and festivities in the days prior to Donald Trump's inauguration, in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler

Workmen prepare scaffolding and speakers at the Lincoln Memorial for pre-inaugural programs and festivities in the days prior to Donald Trump's inauguration, in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler
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Workmen arrive amid scaffolding and speakers at the Lincoln Memorial for pre-inaugural programs and festivities in the days prior to Donald J. Trump's inauguration, in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler

Workmen arrive amid scaffolding and speakers at the Lincoln Memorial for pre-inaugural programs and festivities in the days prior to Donald J. Trump's inauguration, in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler

Workmen arrive amid scaffolding and speakers at the Lincoln Memorial for pre-inaugural programs and festivities in the days prior to Donald J. Trump's inauguration, in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler
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A construction worker walks by a reviewing stand for the upcoming presidential inauguration outside of the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A construction worker walks by a reviewing stand for the upcoming presidential inauguration outside of the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A construction worker walks by a reviewing stand for the upcoming presidential inauguration outside of the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A reviewing stand is seen outside of the White House for the upcoming presidential inauguration in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A reviewing stand is seen outside of the White House for the upcoming presidential inauguration in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A reviewing stand is seen outside of the White House for the upcoming presidential inauguration in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Army SGM Gregory Lowery, standing in for President-elect Donald Trump, arrives to attend a rehearsal of the inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Army SGM Gregory Lowery, standing in for President-elect Donald Trump, arrives to attend a rehearsal of the inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Army SGM Gregory Lowery, standing in for President-elect Donald Trump, arrives to attend a rehearsal of the inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Members of the U.S. military practice marching for the upcoming Inaugural Parade, on Pennsylvania Avenue near the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler

Members of the U.S. military practice marching for the upcoming Inaugural Parade, on Pennsylvania Avenue near the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler

Members of the U.S. military practice marching for the upcoming Inaugural Parade, on Pennsylvania Avenue near the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Theiler
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A member of the U.S. military salutes near a stand of temporary toilets for the upcoming Inauguration Day parade  in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

A member of the U.S. military salutes near a stand of temporary toilets for the upcoming Inauguration Day parade in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

A member of the U.S. military salutes near a stand of temporary toilets for the upcoming Inauguration Day parade in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
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A construction worker is seen at the U.S. Capitol during a rehearsal for the inauguration ceremony  in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A construction worker is seen at the U.S. Capitol during a rehearsal for the inauguration ceremony in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A construction worker is seen at the U.S. Capitol during a rehearsal for the inauguration ceremony in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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