Secretary of State

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Secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson arrives for his confirmation hearing. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)

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Warren Supports Former Rival Brown for Top VA Post
Also says she would support Mitt Romney if Donald Trump nominates him for secretary of State

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Massachusetts told reporters that former Republican Sen. Scott Brown, who she beat in 2012, is the right man for the job. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren said Thursday she would endorse former political rival Scott Brown for Veteran Affairs secretary, surprising many who knew the pair as bitter campaign rivals. 

In an interview with Boston public radio station, WGBH, Warren told reporters she believed Brown was the right man for the job.

FBI Director: Clinton ‘Extremely Careless,’ But No Criminal Charges Recommended
 

FBI Director James B. Comey announced Tuesday that the agency is not recommending charges against Hillary Clinton for her use of a private email server during her time as Secretary of State.

“Although there is evidence of potential violation of the statutes regarding the handling of classified information, our judgment is that no reasonable prosecutor would bring such a case,” Comey said.