The Latest on the inauguration of Oklahoma’s new governor, Republican Kevin Stitt (all times local):

12:10 p.m.

Oklahoma officially has a new governor.

Republican Kevin Stitt and other statewide elected officials took the oath of office Monday during a ceremony on the south steps of the Capitol.

The 46-year-old political newcomer has promised he’ll use his business acumen to make state government more transparent and fiscally sound.

The start of Stitt’s tenure marks the exit of term-limited Gov. Mary Fallin, a Republican Party stalwart who smashed gender barriers during nearly 30 years in state politics that also included stints as a legislator, lieutenant governor and U.S. congresswoman.

Stitt distanced himself from Fallin on the campaign trail and already has replaced nearly all her top appointees and cabinet secretaries.

Stitt will outline his agenda in a State of the State address on Feb. 4.

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6:20 a.m.

Oklahoma is officially getting its new Republican governor, a 46-year-old political newcomer who promised he’d use his business acumen to make state government more transparent and fiscally sound.

Gov. Kevin Stitt and other statewide elected officials will be sworn into office Monday during a ceremony on the south steps of the Oklahoma Capitol. The start of Stitt’s tenure marks the exit of term-limited Gov. Mary Fallin, a Republican Party stalwart who smashed gender barriers during nearly 30 years in state politics that also included stints as legislator, lieutenant governor and U.S. congresswoman.

Stitt distanced himself from Fallin on the campaign trail and already has replaced nearly all her top appointees and cabinet secretaries.

Stitt will outline his agenda in a State of the State address on Feb. 4.

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Oklahoma Republican Governor-elect Kevin Stitt and his wife Sarah arrive at the Pre-inaugural Redbud Ball at the Cox Business Center Saturday, Jan. (Mike Simons/Tulsa World via AP)
Oklahoma Republican Governor-elect Kevin Stitt and his wife Sarah arrive at the Pre-inaugural Redbud Ball at the Cox Business Center Saturday, Jan. (Mike Simons/Tulsa World via AP)
Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear, left, and Governor-elect Kevin Stitt, right, take part in a pre-inaugural event at the Oklahoma Aquarium in Jenks, Okla. (Matt Barnard/Tulsa World via AP)
Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear, left, and Governor-elect Kevin Stitt, right, take part in a pre-inaugural event at the Oklahoma Aquarium in Jenks, Okla. (Matt Barnard/Tulsa World via AP)
Governor-elect Kevin Stitt (left) greets Harrison Pawelka and his sister Mary Caroline Pawelka (right) during a pre-inaugural event at the Oklahoma Aquarium in Jenks, Okla. (Matt BarTulsa World/Tulsa World via AP)
Governor-elect Kevin Stitt (left) greets Harrison Pawelka and his sister Mary Caroline Pawelka (right) during a pre-inaugural event at the Oklahoma Aquarium in Jenks, Okla. (Matt BarTulsa World/Tulsa World via AP)