The Senate has confirmed Samantha Power to be the next ambassador to the United Nations.
The vote was 87-10.
Power, who has served as a foreign policy adviser to President Barack Obama, replaces Susan Rice, now the president’s national security adviser.
She won a Pulitzer Prize in 2003 for her book “A Problem from Hell: America and the Age of Genocide.”
First published August 1 2013, 2:06 PM