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Are you taking off work for the inguration?

I live in Northern Virginia. My husband job works for a college, and they are closed for it. All the area schools are going to be closed. I still have to work, but I far enough from DC I hope it won't be too bad.
Where do you are are you not working Tuesday by choice, or because your job is going to be closed.
I am trying to figure out if this is an area thing, or if it is going on all over the country.

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Asked by vampjaded at 9:28 PM on Jan. 13, 2009 in Politics & Current Events

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  • My mother works for the health Dept. and they have to watch it at work.. so do the kids at school

    Answer by emturner at 9:29 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • what inguration?

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:29 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • I think my kids school is closed that day but I will be at work.

    Answer by sammiesmom2000 at 9:31 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • Nope. Going to work just like any other day of the week.

    Answer by TeensMom07 at 9:43 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • I'll be at work too

    Answer by FORCEOFGRAVITY at 9:56 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • schools closing for an inauguration?? crazy talk! they've never done it before, why now? besides, they'll just have to make up for it by staying in longer in may/ a snow day, i guess. i bet some parents will be upset, come summertime, knowing their vacation plans will be put off. i will be working, as usual, just like any day. however, i'm taking my niece to see a short production of 'junie b jones' stories that evening..should prove to be more fun!

    Answer by thehairnazi at 10:03 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • Nah! I have to work so 47% of Americans who DON'T pay taxes can continue living the lifestyle they grown accustomed to!

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:16 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • I never take a day off nor would I for the inauguration. Our schools here have decided to trade inauguration day for another they had already scheduled off so it doesn't effect them in the end....just switches it around.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:37 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • Our schools are closed calling it a teacher work day, BUT I live in an area that has a very high black population and this is the first year ever, a teacher work day has been scheduled after MLK Monday. Who knows.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:58 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

  • thats stupid why would they close stuff for it ? why would people not go to work ? not like the dumb A$$ is gonna give you that money for work that you should had gotten

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:03 PM on Jan. 13, 2009

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