The Inauguration of New York's 56th Governor on WXXI-TV/HD

Sat, 01/01/2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

New York State Governor-elect Andrew Cuomo and Lieutenant Governor-elect Robert J. Duffy will be sworn-in on New Year’s Day.

WXXI-TV/HD (DT21.1/cable 1011 and 11) and AM 1370/FM-HD 91.5-2 will feature a special, live edition of New York Now and its coverage of the Inauguration Ceremony beginning at 12 noon on Saturday, January 1, 2011. The Ceremony will take place in the Governor’s Reception Room in the State Capitol, where Mr. Cuomo will address a small group of guests.

WXXI Capitol Bureau Correspondent Karen DeWitt will also be covering the Inauguration. Listen for her reports and analysis during Weekend Edition (weekends from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.) and Morning Edition (weekdays from 5 a.m. to 10 a.m.) on AM 1370.

Serving as the New York State Attorney General since January 1, 2007, Mr. Cuomo will be the 56th Governor of New York State. Lieutenant Governor-elect Robert J. Duffy has served as the Mayor of Rochester since 2006.

New York Now, an in-depth, public affairs program, featuring news, interviews and analysis from the Capitol, airs Fridays at 10:30 p.m. on WXXI-TV/HD.

To listen to the Inauguration Ceremony on Saturday, January 1 at 12 noon online, click here.


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