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Posted at 05:02 PM ET, 11/09/2012

White House eyeing replacements if Susan Rice leaves U.N. post

Susan Rice (Chris Usher - CBS News via Getty Images)
While the media focuses on a replacement for Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, there has been little speculation about who would replace Rice at the United Nations if she moves on to another post, our colleague Colum Lynch reports.

The White House has already begun considering at least two new candidates for the top U.N. job, including Samantha Power, who oversees U.N. policy at the White House, and Eileen Donahoe, the U.S. ambassador to the U.N. Human Rights Council, according to a source close to the Obama administration.

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Tags:  Susan Rice, Samantha Power, Eileen Donahoe, United Nations, Hillary Clinton, Al Kamen, Emily Heil, in the Loop

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