Hillary Clinton will officially accept Obama's offer to be the new Secretary of State, reports Politico.
Hillary Clinton will officially accept Barack Obama‘s offer to be the new Secretary of State, reports Politico.
“Obama’s transition team gave the green light to Clinton’s nomination after lawyers worked out a remarkable agreement addressing potential conflicts of interest for former President Bill Clinton, who has extensive financial ties abroad.
“Most remarkably, the former president agreed to release the long-secret list of 208,000 donors to his presidential library and foundation. As one of nine concessions, he has promised to put out the list by the end of the year.”
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