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McCrory announces inauguration events


RALEIGH, NC -- Pat McCrory's inauguration as North Carolina governor will be spread out over two weekends early next year.

After consultations with the Perdue Administration and the General Assembly, Governor-Elect McCrory will be officially sworn in on Saturday, January 5, 2013, in the Old Senate Chamber to ensure his cabinet and leadership team is in place prior to the General Assembly’s opening session on Wednesday, January 9.

Inauguration Festivities will be held Saturday, January 12, in Capitol Square, where Gov. McCrory will participate and deliver his Inaugural Address.

Between January 5 his Inaugural Address January 12, Gov. McCrory will attend official and inaugural activities while holding public open houses across the state. So far those open houses are scheduled for Asheville, New Bern and Charlottte and Raleigh. Details of additional public and official events will be released as they become available.

More information will be available on McCrory's official inauguration website.

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