Doug Jones sworn in to US Senate - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Doug Jones sworn in to US Senate

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WAFF) -

Vice President Mike Pence held a reenactment ceremony for the swearing-in of Doug Jones to the U.S. Senate just before 11:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Senate designate Tina Smith of Minnesota, who is filling the seat of Al Franken, was also be sworn in.

The official swearing-in ceremony was a private event.

Former Vice President Joe Biden also attended the private event as well as the reenactment ceremony.

Copyright 2018 WAFF. All rights reserved.

Report an Error | Submit a Tip to WAFF 48

Powered by Frankly