Gov. Holcomb Sworn into Office for Second Term

(INDIANAPOLIS) – Gov. Eric J. Holcomb was sworn into office during a small, private ceremony at the Indiana State Museum Monday.

Gov. Eric J. Holcomb is sworn into office for his second term while First Lady Janet Holcomb holds the Bible.

“At this moment, our moment, even knowing full well the awful toll of COVID-19 and acknowledging that we are still in its deadly grip, it’s important to look to the future – a future for our state and our citizens that I believe is full of opportunity and promise,” Gov. Holcomb said.

Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta Rush administers the oath of office to Gov. Eric J. Holcomb.

Click here to read Gov. Holcomb’s remarks.

Indiana FFA President Julia Hamblen serves as the master of ceremonies for the inauguration.

Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch and Attorney General Todd Rokita were also sworn into office by the Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta Rush.

Gov. Holcomb’s nieces and nephews – (left to right – front row) Kay Ann Amos, Victoria Holcomb and Catherine Holcomb, (left to right – back row) Carter Fisher and Colton Fisher – lead the small, socially distanced audience in the Pledge of Allegiance.

Due to COVID-19 precautions, the event was closed to the public. The ceremony can be viewed on Gov. Holcomb’s YouTube at