Ceremony, celebration to highlight Wolf, Fetterman inauguration

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Tuesday is Inauguration Day. Governor Tom Wolf and new Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman will be sworn into office.

The swearing-in ceremony is happening on the steps of the state Capitol. Gates open at 10 a.m. and the ceremony begins at noon.

Following the swearing-in ceremony, the Governor’s Residence will be open to visitors for an open house from 2-4 p.m.

There will also be an inaugural celebration at the Farm Show Complex from 7-11 p.m.

The Roots, a popular band from Philadelphia, will perform. General admission tickets are $100. Seniors and students are $50 and available online. Tickets are still available.

As for the swearing-in ceremony this morning, tickets were free but are sold out.

Wolf will take the oath of office to begin his second term as Pennsylvania’s top executive.

Wolf and Fetterman are both Democrats. They’re heading into the next two years with Republicans having the majority in both the House and Senate.

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