Members of the media crowd around a model of the White House as the Joint Task Force-National Capital Region and the D.C. National Guard hold a final Inauguration Day planning symposium using a 40-by 60-foot map of downtown Washington and the National Mall on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012, in Washington. The inaugural events are planned out for months with a number of different military and civilian organizations.  (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Photo by: ANDREW HARNIK

Members of the media crowd around a model of the White House as the Joint Task Force-National Capital Region and the D.C. National Guard hold a final Inauguration Day planning symposium using a 40-by 60-foot map of downtown Washington and the National Mall on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012, in Washington. The inaugural events are planned out for months with a number of different military and civilian organizations. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)