T.W. Shannon, of Lawton, officially takes Oklahoma House speaker's post - Article Photos 18/18

Rep. Mike Jackson bends down to kiss his daughter after being elected by fellow House members and sworn in as the speaker pro tempore during the House of Representative's organization day, Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013. Jackson's wife holds the Bible he placed his hand on while being administered the oath of office. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman