Lt. Governor Mike Parson is preparing to take over the role of governor.
Parson spoke with reporters yesterday (Wednesday) and said his swearing-in ceremony will be private, however a more public reception will take place later.
Parson said he plans to travel across Missouri in the coming weeks to talk with to people and assure them the government is alright and will continue on as usual.
Governor Eric Greitens amidst several public scandals announced on Tuesday that he would be resigning effective Friday June 1st at 5pm.