Politics: White House Obama leaves White House for Capitol to take public oath for 2nd term, crowd cheers January 21, 2013 | Modified: January 21, 2013 at 11:18 am Leave a comment WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama leaves White House for Capitol to take public oath for 2nd term, crowd cheers. Sign Up for the Politics Digest newsletter! Please enter your email address below to begin receiving the Politics Digest newsletter. You must enter a valid email address in the field above! Thank you for signing up for the Politics Digest newsletter! You should receive your first newsletter very soon. We're sorry, there was an error processing your newsletter signup. Please click here to visit our Newsletter Signup Center to register for this newsletter.