Trump won’t be the first outgoing president to skip the inauguration

 Trump won’t be the first outgoing president to skip the inauguration

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President Trump confirmed Friday that he won’t attend President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration on Jan. 20, making him the fourth outgoing president to skip the formal event. The news was little surprise — even though an incumbent president hasn’t skipped their successor’s celebration since 1869. Biden will be the 46th president. Outgoing presidents attended most inaugurations,…