Kennedy on the Nomination of Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton as Secretary of State
U.S. Senator Edward M. Kennedy today released the following statement on President-elect Barack Obama's nomination of Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton as the country's 67th Secretary of State:
"Throughout her distinguished career in public service, Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton has earned the respect and admiration of millions around the globe. She is a hardworking public servant who cares deeply about our country. This is an outstanding nomination and I look forward very much to working with President-elect Obama and Secretary-designate Clinton to restore America's standing in the world."