President Obama nominated the Massachusetts senator for secretary of state. Here are 10 things you might not have known about him.
Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) is one of the richest members of Congress, with an estimated wealth (mostly due to the ketchup-empire fortune his wife, Teresa Heinz Kerry, inherited from her late first husband) of $231.7 million in 2010, according to a Washington Post analysis.J. Scott Applewhite/AP