(NBC NEWS) -- President Obama takes the stage this morning having already been sworn in for a second term at the White House Sunday.
Hundreds of thousands will witness the second inauguration.
Despite budget battles and tough approval ratings, President Obama still holds star power.
Many traveled hundreds of miles just to get a glimpse of the president.
One of the biggest unknowns here today is what the president will say in his inaugural address before a divided nation, a divided Congress and a unified crowd who've come to witness history.