4 Things You Need to Know About Secretary of State Nominee John Kerry

0 Posted by - January 3, 2013 - Conspiracies & Scandals, Foreign Affairs, Military, Nanny State, Police State, Politics

 4 Things You Need to Know About Secretary of State Nominee John KerryDon’t let his reputation as a peacenik fool you. John Kerry is no anti-interventionist.

On Dec. 21, President Obama nominated Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) to replace Hillary Clinton as secretary of state. The move was widely expected after Susan Rice, the only other prominent candidate,dropped out of consideration when theObama administration’s response to a terror attack on the U.S. embassy in Libya promised to derail her nomination.

Now serving his fifth term in the Senate, Kerry is best known for his failed 2004 presidential run, and the “swift boat” attacks he suffered during it. While America may never know a President Kerry, his likely confirmation as secretary of state means the man America almost elected in 2004 will have a chance to put some of his ideas into action. So what might we expect from Kerry at State?

CONTINUED at Reason. Written by Ed Krayewski.

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