Deputy Secretary of State Nomination
William J. Burns testified about his nomination as deputy secretary of state. Among the issues he addressed were U.S. policy in the Middle East, military action and unrest in Libya, and international sanctions against Iran.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Burns, William "Bill" Joseph Undersecretary Department of State->Political Affairs
- Casey, Robert "Bob" Jr. U.S. Senator [D] Pennsylvania
- Kerry, John F. U.S. Senator [D] Massachusetts
- Lugar, Richard "Dick" G. U.S. Senator [R] Indiana
- Menendez, Robert "Bob" U.S. Senator [D] New Jersey
- Rubio, Marco U.S. Senator [R] Florida
- Webb, James "Jim" H. U.S. Senator [D] Virginia
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