Citizens brave winter weather to congratulate Haley

People wait in freezing temperatures to meet Gov. Nikki Haley at the Governor's Mansion after her inauguration on Wednesday.

COLUMBIA (WACH) -- Lines of people are standing in frigid temperatures outside the Governor's Mansion Wednesday afternoon to meet the new Governor. Following an eventful morning of inaugural events, now governor Nikki Haley is spending the afternoon greeting her constituents and well-wishers with her husband Michael.

Haley was sworn in as South Caorlina's 116th governor outside the State House eariler this afternoon.

Haley's inaugural gala will be held tonight at the Colonial Life Arena.