ITS OFFICIAL: Kevin Rudd Has Been Sworn In

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Kevin Rudd has been sworn in as the new Australian Prime Minister by Governor General Quentin Bryce, alongside Anthony Albanese and Chris Bowen in a ceremony at Parliament House in Canberra.

During the brief oath-taking ceremony, Rudd swore to “do his vest best,” alongside Albanese, the new Deputy Prime Minister and Bowen, the Treasurer.

Meanwhile, Julia Gillard and Wayne Swan — who they replaced — were reportedly spotted earlier at a Parliament House coffee shop.

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