Ailing Rehnquist Administers Oath of Office Despite ongoing treatment for thyroid cancer, Chief Justice William Rehnquist administers the oath of office to President Bush. It was the first appearance for the chief justice since last October, when his diagnosis was announced.
NPR logo

Ailing Rehnquist Administers Oath of Office

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4460502/4460503" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Ailing Rehnquist Administers Oath of Office

Ailing Rehnquist Administers Oath of Office

Ailing Rehnquist Administers Oath of Office

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4460502/4460503" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Despite ongoing treatment for thyroid cancer, Chief Justice William Rehnquist administers the oath of office to President Bush. It was the first appearance for the chief justice since last October, when his diagnosis was announced.

Chief Justice William Rehnquist, right, arrives at the presidential inauguration ceremony, Jan. 20, 2005. Reuters hide caption

toggle caption
Reuters

Related NPR Stories