Jan 19, 2021 - Politics & Policy

First look: Biden's "Parade Across America" to feature 1,391 people, 90 horses, 9 dogs

Mike Allen

Since COVID knocked out the traditional parade down Pennsylvania Avenue, President-elect Biden’s inauguration is mirroring his convention’s popular “virtual roll call” for a “Parade Across America,” including 56 states and territories.

What to watch: The parade, showcasing America’s diversity and heroes, includes 1,391 people (not counting the military escort), 90 horses and nine dogs.

Crop artist Stan Herd creates an original earthwork art piece that spells “America United,” Biden’s inauguration theme, in a field in Lawrence, Kansas.

  • Herd executes his designs by planting, mowing, burning and plowing.
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