Clinton and Kerry bid their farewells; Kerry sworn in as Secretary of State

Clinton says goodbye, underlines importance of IA budget and exchanges

Bidding farewell to the State Department this afternoon as she stepped down from her post as Secretary of State, and after “a challenging week saying goodbye to so many people,” Hillary Clinton said she was proud “to have been Secretary of State” and “in the work [the State Department has] done to elevate diplomacy and development.”

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