Kamala Harris Makes History as She Becomes the First Female Vice President
It's Vice President Harris now.
It's official: Kamala Harris is the first female Vice President of the United States, as well as the first Black and South Asian-American V.P.
Harris was sworn in at the inauguration by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor on Wednesday, using Thurgood Marshall's bible. In a moving speech after taking her Oath of Office, Harris hugged her husband Doug Emhoff, who held the bible as she was sworn in.
On Twitter, people marked the momentous occasion.