January 21, 2009

Whitehouse Statement on Clinton Confirmation Vote

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) released the following statement today on the Senate’s confirmation of Hillary Clinton to be the next Secretary of State.

“Now that she has been confirmed by the Senate as our new Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton will bring vast experience, formidable intelligence, and wise judgment to the enormous challenges we face and to restoring the world’s confidence in our nation. Change has truly come to America, and Secretary Clinton will be an exciting, effective messenger of that change.”


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