He bought the ax and the tackle box from a desperate woman by the side of the road.
"She was selling her life away, her memories, just to have enough money to have food," Jim Justice said in his first speech as governor, as he held the ax and the tackle box.
"She looked at me with tears in her eyes and said, 'Mister, you don't have any idea how bad I'm hurting,'" Justice said.
Justice is promising big changes, now that he's governor. In his inaugural speech, he said he wanted to:
- Raise the pay of teachers