Inauguration's Special Significance In Birmingham

Birmingham, Ala., is rich in civil rights history. People are gathering at an auditorium to watch the nation's first African-American president take the oath of office. Tanya Ott reports for member station WBHM. She explains to Renee Montagne why this day is so significant to the people of Birmingham.

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