Rice Assumes State Department Post

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Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice speaks to employees at the State Department.

Condoleezza Rice speaks to State Department employees on her first day on the job as secretary of state. State Department hide caption

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Newly installed Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice was on the job Thursday, and received a warm welcome from State Department employees. She enters the job after a testy confirmation process during which Democrats focused on Iraq policy.

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