With those words from Chief Justice John Roberts, Donald Trump has been sworn-in as the 45th president of the United States. Trump, a real estate mogul and reality television star who upended American politics and energized voters angry with Washington, puts Republicans in control of the White House for the first time in eight years. “We are transferring

power from Washington, D.C., and giving it back to you, the people,” Trump told the hundreds of thousands in attendance after taking the oath of office. Trump said this moment belongs to the American people. “January 20, 2017, will be remembered as the day the people became the rulers of this nation again,” Trump said. “The forgotten men and women will be forgotten no longer.” Trump said the country’s new decree will be “America first.” READ MORE