HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — Expect some drama to come out of the State House on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, as both parties battle to take control.

Right now, Republicans have a one-seat advantage over the Democrats. However, three seats are expected to go to the Democrats after special elections are held.

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Although the balance of power is in the air, both parties are trying to conquer the majority of the State House and elect a speaker of the house.

Whichever party takes control could have a say on constitutional amendments about abortion and voting rights.

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As for the governorship, Josh Shapiro will be sworn in on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023.