The Plum Line: State Department

Posted at 02:54 PM ET, 12/21/2012

Don't worry too much about John Kerry's Senate seat

There's still a good chance that Dems will hold his seat, and Obama did the right thing in picking the person he thought was best for the job of Secretary of State.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  02:54 PM ET, 12/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  john kerry, State Department

Posted at 06:44 PM ET, 12/13/2012

Happy Hour Roundup

Our nightly wrap-up of news and opinion.

By Greg Sargent  |  06:44 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fiscal cliff, Happy Hour Roundup, john boehner, labor, State Department

Posted at 04:55 PM ET, 12/13/2012

Don't jump to conclusions about Susan Rice

Just because conservatives will claim they derailed her nomination doesn't make it true.

By Jonathan Bernstein  |  04:55 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  State Department, Susan Rice