Nominee for secretary of state sketched a pragmatist’s view of the world as he testified before colleagues on Senate Foreign Relations Committee.
Jan. 24, 2013 Sen. John F. Kerry (D-Mass.) greets Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) as Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton looks on during Kerry's confirmation hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Kerry, who chairs the committee, is expected to breeze through the confirmation process. Linda Davidson/The Washington Post Buy Photo