Youngkin sworn in as Virginia’s 74th Governor

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RICHMOND, Va. (WJHL) – Republican Glenn Youngkin became Virginia’s 74th Governor on Saturday as the official inauguration ceremony began at noon, Jan. 15, 2022.

Sworn in alongside Youngkin were ticket-mates Attorney General-elect Jason Miyares and Lt. Gov.-elect Winsome Sears.

According to his campaign website, Governor-elect Youngkin’s “Day-One” plan for the state includes eliminating Virginia’s “Grocery Tax”, “Firing the Parole Board” and banning Critical Race Theory.

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