Secretary of State
Dec 21, 2012 — Kerry, the 2004 Democratic presidential nominee, is chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He would succeed Secretary Hillary Clinton, who has said she wants to step down early in the president's second term.
Nov 19, 2012 — The election is over. Or is it? Both sides look ready to start fighting again should President Obama nominate U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice to succeed Hillary Clinton as secretary of state.
Nov 8, 2012 — A number of people are in the running for Cabinet appointments in President Obama's second term.
Jul 14, 2010 — The U.S. and South Korea are expected to approve a set of joint military exercises next week.
Jul 21, 2009 — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton calls it Burma. But when her words are reported on NPR, the network refers to the country in Southeast Asia as Myanmar. A listener doesn't like it. "In clips included as part of every NPR newscast I have heard...
Dec 18, 2007 — Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice visits Iraq, unannounced.