Official: Turnout Above 800K, Maybe 1M.

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Lawton

Minneapolis, MN

#1 Jan 21, 2013
Official: Turnout Above 800K, Maybe 1M.

Source: nyt.ap

An inauguration planning official says turnout was "definitely above 800,000" and possibly up to one million people.

Chris Geldart, who directs the District of Columbia's homeland security and emergency management agency, says early and unofficial estimates of the number of people on the National Mall indicate a turnout higher than 800,000. That's based on aerial views of how the crowd filled sections of the mall.

Officials initially anticipated as many as 800,000 visitors, but lowered the projections to 500,000 to 700,000.

Read more: http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2013/01/21/us...
Amused Slew

Seattle, WA

#2 Jan 21, 2013
So, the guys doesn't actually KNOW ??? Poor post, even for you T-liar...

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