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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In 2009, Kerry was chosen to replace Vice President Joe Biden as chairman of the powerful Senate Foreign Relations Committee and in 2011 was appointed to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction.

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