WATCH: Letitia James fumbles public advocate oath

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NEW YORK (PIX11) – A lot of public figures were sworn in at City Hall on New Year’s day, including one that got off to a rocky start.

Public Advocate Letitia James had a moment that left her – and the crowd – laughing after a flub while taking her oath.

It was all in good spirit, however, and kept the mood cheerful on the first day of 2014.