Dalrymple becomes North Dakota's 32nd governor
BISMARCK -- Just before noon Tuesday, Jack Dalrymple became North Dakota's new governor.
For the first time in the state's history, a governor voluntarily resigned, paving the way for the lieutenant governor to take the top post.
Gov. John Hoeven gave a farewell speech highlighting some of his key achievements, praising North Dakota and thanking officials.
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