Angus King Sworn in as Senator 

Angus King is now US Senator Angus King.He succeeds Olympia Snowe, who retired after three terms in the Senate.Vice President Joe Biden gave the oath to newly elected senators this afternoon, first as a group, then individually.King was escorted to the Senate floor by Maine’s now Senior Senator Susan Collins.Collins then joined King for a reception to greet supporters from Maine.King, who served two terms as Maine governor, was elected to the Senate in November.