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4:06 pm
Fri December 21, 2012

Obama Nominates John Kerry For Secretary Of State

Originally published on Fri December 21, 2012 8:21 pm

President Obama tapped Massachusetts Senator John Kerry to be the next Secretary of State on Friday. Kerry is expected to win easy confirmation in the Senate, which would be a relief in the midst of fierce partisan battles over taxes, spending and — coming next month — gun control. Melissa Block talks to Scott Horsley.