Gov. Henry McMaster to begin historic term in South Carolina


              Former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, right, takes her seat next to former Gov. Mark Sanford at the second inaugural of Gov. Henry McMaster on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
            
              South Carolina Lt. Gov. Pamela Evette, left, administers the oath of office to state officers, from left, Secretary of State Mark Hammond, Treasurer Curtis Loftis, Attorney General Alan Wilson, Comptroller General Richard Eckstrom, Education Superintendent Ellen Weaver and Agriculture Secretary Hugh Weathers, at inaugural ceremonies on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
            
              South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster, left, takes the oath of office administered by state Supreme Court Justice John Kittredge, right, as McMaster's family looks on at his second inaugural on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
            
              South Carolina Lt. Gov. Pamela Evette, left, is escorted to her seat at at the second inaugural ceremony for Gov. Henry McMaster on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
            
              South Carolina Lt. Gov. Pamela Evette, center, is sworn in for her second term of office by state House Speaker Murrell Smith, left, as her family looks on during inaugural exercises on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
            
              South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster smiles during his address at his second inaugural on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, in Columbia, S.C. McMaster begins a historic final term in South Carolina on Wednesday. McMaster will become the longest-serving governor in South Carolina history upon completion of his second full term. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
            
              South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster gives an address at his second inaugural on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
            
              South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster gives an address at his second inaugural on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
            
              South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster, left, takes the oath of office as his wife, Peggy McMaster, and other family members look on at his second inaugural on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
            
              A worker prepares a South Carolina flag on the Statehouse to prepare the day before Gov. Henry McMaster's inauguration on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Collins)
            
              Workers prepare the Statehouse the day before Gov. Henry McMaster's inauguration on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, in Columbia, S.C.(AP Photo/Jeffrey Collins)
Gov. Henry McMaster to begin historic term in South Carolina