John Kerry's career in pictures

Published On: Dec 21 2012 11:10:53 AM CST   Updated On: Jan 29 2013 04:08:06 PM CST

Look back at the career of John Kerry, confirmed as the new secretary of state.

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Kerry talks with then-fellow Massachussetts Sen. Ted Kennedy during a campaign rally at Nashua South High School in Nashua, N.H., in January 2004. Kennedy spoke at several campaign stops during Kerry's presidential run and Kerry served as an honorary pall bearer at Kennedy's funeral in 2009.

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