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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, in a move that puts the Obama administration at odds with the powerful American gun lobby, will sign the U.N. Arms Trade Treaty regulating the $ 70 billion international conventional arms business, diplomats said on Tuesday.
New Labor Secretary Thomas Perez – after a controversial tenure at the Department of Justice marked by his involvement in targeting voter identification laws, dropping charges against the New Black Panther Party, and fighting Arizona’s immigration enforcement – will have a ceremonial swearing in Wednesday.
Secretary of State John Kerry is scheduled to speak on the situation in Syria at 12:30 p.m. ET.
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A Pellet Gun, an Open Container of Alcohol, a Vehicle in a No-Parking Zone: What Not to Bring When Photographing the Secretary of State’s Home
BOSTON (TheBlaze/AP) — Authorities have arrested a man spotted outside Secretary of State John Kerry’s home reportedly taking photographs of a window.
A pellet gun was found in the man’s vehicle, a Kerry spokesman said.
State Department security officers called Boston police when the man’s vehicle was seen in a no-parking zone near Kerry’s Louisburg Square house.
Guess How Much Money Fmr. Press Secretary Robert Gibbs Has Made Giving Speeches Since Leaving White House?
Interestingly this tidbit it tweeted by the leading scoop journalist of the moment (although this time the information isn’t exactly top secret):
The New York Times Magazine piece, “How to Win in Washington,” describes Gibbs as “a journeyman flack who struck gold with the right patron and wound up talking at the lectern at 1600 Pennsylvania.”
In a scene reminiscent of the SEIU’s siege of a Bank of America executive’s home in 2010, a mob of around 300 open borders protesters from across the country today descended on the home of Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, who is also counsel to the Immigration Law Reform Institute and, according to the following tweets from 501(c)3 Sunflower Community Action, the “King of Hate.”
The State Department is continuing its trend of total incompetence!
Tweets from Secretary Kerry are signed –JK (no, seriously)—
Shane Doyle (@stdoyle) February 04, 2013
That’s right, new Secretary of State John Kerry will be tweeting using “JK.” But, to be fair, his confirmation hearing was a lovefest-filled joke. So, it stands to reason that all of his tweets will be signed “JK.” You see, JK means “just kidding” in Internet-speak.
Senate Foreign Relations Committee approves John Kerry as 68th secretary of state. Full Senate vote on nomination coming today.—
Robert Rizzuto (@RRizzuto413) January 29, 2013
Twitchy will continue to monitor this story and will bring you news from the full vote, expected this afternoon.
DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano is staying in second term.—
Aaron Blake (@FixAaron) January 14, 2013
Looks like President Obama finally cracked open that binder full of women. An old binder from last term, but still.