inaugural address January 20, 2021 11:50 pm

How President Biden's Inaugural Address Compared With JFK, Bill Clinton and Ronald Reagan's Speeches

President Biden’s inaugural address was the longest in 35 years — clocking in at 21 minutes and more than 2,400 words. That’s perhaps fitting at a time when the country is divided and facing crises on multiple fronts. NBCLX political reporter Noah Pransky breaks down the inauguration speech and how at moments it compared to those by John F. Kennedy, Bill Clinton and Ronald Reagan.

Local