Nightly News | February 04, 2013
>>> it was a busy first day on the job for the new secretary of state, john kerry . and it started with a rousing welcome from hundreds of employees at the state department , and a nod to his predecessors.
>> here's the big question before the country and the world and the state department after the last eight years. can a man actually run the state department ? i don't know. as the saying goes, i have big heels to fill.
>> john kerry , referencing hillary clinton and condoleezza rice . before that, colin powell had the job. kerry is the first white man to hold the job of secretary of state since warren christopher 16 years ago.