The Washington Post

Who President Obama nominates as the next Secretary of State will provide a window into what he envisions hi second term will look like.

  • Chris Cillizza and Aaron Blake
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  • Dec 11, 2012
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Nobody could help Susan Rice as much as Hillary Clinton right now. Unfortunately for her, Clinton has every reason to avoid the controversy.

Republicans have begun a quiet campaign to promote another candidate for Secretary of State -- Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) -- which would lead to a special election.