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Gov.-elect Pat McCrory is sworn in as North Carolina's 74th governor by Chief Justice Sarah Parker as McCrory's wife Ann looks on at right in the House chamber of the old Capitol building in Raleigh, N.C., Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. McCrory, a Republican and the former mayor of Charlotte, replaces outgoing Democratic Gov. Bev Perdue to become governor a week before the public inauguration.
(AP Photo / Gerry Broome, Pool)