HUFFINGTON POST
02/15/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Susan Rice, Obama's UN Choice, Pledges To Reinvigorate America's Leadership At UN

WASHINGTON -- Susan E. Rice, a former assistant secretary of state for African affairs in the Clinton administration, faced largely gentle questions from members of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations in confirmation hearings for the post of ambassador to the United Nations.

The focus seemed balanced between foreign policy issues and the concern that the United States does not get its money's worth from the organization.

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