WATCH: Mike Flood sworn in as congressman from Nebraska
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — Rep.-elect Mike Flood was sworn in Tuesday night in Washington.
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi administered the oath of office, making Flood a member of the 117th U.S. Congress.
Flood, a Republican, defeated a fellow state senator, Democrat Patty Pansing Brooks, in a special election last month.
Flood and Pansing Brooks will compete again in November for a full term representing Nebraska’s 1st Congressional District.