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Gov. Roy Cooper raises one hand and places his other hand on the Bible held by his wife, Kristin Cooper, during his inauguration for a second term on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021, in Raleigh, N.C. The in -person ceremony for him and eight other top state elected leaders was truncated due to concerns about COVID-19. (Kate Medley via AP, Pool Photo)

Gov. Roy Cooper raises one hand and places his other hand on the Bible held by his wife, Kristin Cooper, during his inauguration for a second term on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021, in Raleigh, N.C. The in -person ceremony for him and eight other top state elected leaders was truncated due to concerns about COVID-19. (Kate Medley via AP, Pool Photo)