January 21, 2009: Clinton approved by Senate as top U.S. diplomat (Reuters)

  • "I intend to vote for her confirmation. But I also think it's important to flesh out the concerns raised," Cornyn said. "If we are going to restore trust between the American people and their government, we need to be sure the reality matches the rhetoric."
  • "The message that the American people are sending us now is they want us to work together and get to work," McCain said.