State lawmakers ready for new term with Capitol swearing-in

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – Pennsylvania’s 201st legislative session officially began Tuesday at the state Capitol as lawmakers were sworn in just after noon.

The oath in the House took less than 30 seconds.

The Midstate has four new representatives, three Republican and one Democrat, and three new GOP senators.

ABC27’s Dennis Owens was at the official ceremony and will have more with the new members in our newscasts beginning at 5 p.m.

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