Politics & Government

January 24, 2013 10:45 AM

Kerry gets warm reception at Senate confirmation hearing

Poised to become secretary of state for an administration wrapping up a decade of war, Sen. John Kerry described in his Senate confirmation hearing Thursday a vision for greater trade and engagement with foreign partners to underline that “American foreign policy is not defined by drones and deployments alone.”

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