Related Program: State House Week State House Week for the Week of January 22 By Russ McKinney • Jan 27, 2017 Related Program: State House Week ShareTweetEmail Gov. Henry McMaster with his wife Peggy, and son Henry is sworn into office by S.C. Supreme Court Chief Justice Donald Beatty at the Statehouse on Tuesday, January 24, 2017. Russ McKinney/SC Public Radio Henry McMaster becomes Governor of South Carolina, and the State Senate elevates Sen. Kevin Bryant to the post of Lieutenant Governor. Listen Listening... / 4:00 Click to Listen... State House Week is a production of South Carolina Public Radio. Tags: State House Weeksc newsSCETV AppShareTweetEmailView the discussion thread.