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First Word: Kerry confirmation hearing or Clinton round two?

At his confirmation hearing to become the next secretary of state, Kerry picked up where Hillary Clinton left off after being confronted by a Tea Party senator.
/ Source: The Last Word

At his confirmation hearing to become the next secretary of state, Kerry picked up where Hillary Clinton left off after being confronted by a Tea Party senator.

Sen. John Kerry was in the hot seat on Thursday for his confirmation hearing to take over the role of secretary of state. Kerry joked he wouldn’t take it personally that the single issue uniting Democrats and Republicans these days seems to be getting him out of the Senate quickly. But, things got heated with Ron Johnson, the same Tea Party senator that Hillary Clinton smacked down this week.

Here are some of the headlines shaping tonight’s rundown: