George W. Bush's second inauguration
The second inauguration of George W. Bush as the 43rd President of the United States took place on Thursday January 20, 2005.
The inauguration marked the beginning of the second term of George W. Bush as President and Dick Cheney as Vice President. Ailing Chief Justice William Rehnquist administered the Oath of office. Attendance at the inauguration has been reported as being around 100,000, 300,000 or 400,000.