CONGRESSMAN KENNEDY STATEMENT ON CONFIRMATION OF JOHN KERRY AS SECRETARY OF STATE
Newton, MA – Congressman Joe Kennedy III today released the following statement after the United States Senate confirmed Massachusetts Senator John Kerry as Secretary of State:
“John Kerry’s quick confirmation is a testament not only to his unparalleled foreign policy expertise but to the nearly 30 years he spent in the US Senate developing relationships and cultivating common ground. Those same qualities will make him a tremendous Secretary of State, and I look forward to working with him to protect and promote American interests abroad.”
Kennedy is a member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
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For Immediate Release:
January 29, 2013
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