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John F. Kerry

John Forbes Kerry is an American politician who served as the 68th United States Secretary of State from 2013 to 2017. A Democrat, Kerry previously represented Massachusetts in the United States Senate from 1985 to 2013. Wikipedia*

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John F. Kerry has 1,504 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1971 Senate Committee. The year with the most videos was 2004 with 123 videos. Most appearances with John Edwards (45), Joe Lieberman (42), Howard Dean M.D. (36). Most common tags: Kerry, John, Road to the White House, Kerry.

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U.S. Senator, D-MA View Map January 3, 1985 - February 1, 2013 Videos: 1,334 Secretary, Department of State February 1, 2013 - January 20, 2017 Videos: 164 U.S. Senate Candidate, DEMOCRAT c. January 1, 1984 - November 6, 1984 Videos: 1

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* The first paragraph of this page uses material from the Wikipedia article 'John Kerry', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0. Footnotes and parentheticals have been removed.