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1. John Kerry: din 1.02.2013, cu președintele Barack Hussein Obama (democrat). 2. Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton: din 21.01.2009, cu președintele Barack Hussein Obama (democrat). 3. Condoleeza Rice: 26.01.2005 – 20.01.2009, cu președintele George Walker Bush (republican). 4. Colin Luther Powell: 20.01.2001 – 26.01.2005, cu președintele George Walker Bush (republican). 5. Madeleine Korbelova Albright: 23.01.1997 – 20.01.2001, cu președintele William “Bill” Jefferson Clinton (democrat). 6. Warren Minor Cristopher: 20.01.1993 – 17.01.1997, cu președintele William “Bill” Jefferson Clinton (democrat). 7. Lawrence Sidney Eagleburger: 8.12.1992 – 20.01.1993, cu președintele William “Bill” Jefferson Clinton (democrat). 8. James Addison Baker III: 20.01.1989 – 23.08.1992, cu președintele George Herbert Walker Bush (republican).

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Edmund Sixtus “Ed” Muskie: 8.1982 – 20.1980. democrați.09.1959 – 20. Jr.1977.01. 10.1980 – 20.04. 14.09.1959. cu președintele James Earl “Jimmy” Carter (democrat).1969. 17.1981.01.07. Christian Archibald Herter: 22. (1974-1977).04. cu președintele Ronald Wilson Reagan (republican). 11.01. cu președintele Dwight David “Ike” Eisenhower (republican). cu președinții Richard Milhous Nixon (1969-1974) și Gerald Rudolf “Jerry” Ford.9.1982.01.1977 – 28. cu președintele Ronald Wilson Reagan (republican).1981 – 5.01. 15. 12. William Pierce Rogers: 22.1973. Heinz Alfred “Henry” Kissinger: 22. 16. republicani. cu președintele Richard Milhous Nixon (democrat). Cyrus Roberts Vance: 20.1953 – 22. 2 .01.1989. cu președinții John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1961-1963) și Lyndon Baines Johnson (1963-1969).01. cu președintele Dwight David “Ike” Eisenhower (republican). David Dean Rusk: 21. George Pratt Shultz: 16.01.1961 – 20.1961. cu președintele James Earl “Jimmy” Carter (democrat).07.1973 – 20.: 22. John Foster Dulles: 26. 13. Alexander Meigs Haig.1969 – 3.01. Jr.04.05.01.

1949 – 20. cu președinții Warren Gamaliel Harding (1921-1923) și John Calvin Coolidge (1923-1925).03. Bainbridge Colby: 23.18.03.1949. Truman (democrat). cu președintele Harry S.1921 – 4. 26. cu președintele Franklin Delano Roosevelt (democrat). George Catlett Marshall: 21. 23.11.01.1925. Cordell Hull: 4.1925 – 28.03.1933 – 30.1953.1921.: 1. cu președintele Herbert Clark Hoover (republican). Truman (democrat).: 5.01. James Francis Byrnes: 3. cu președintele Harry S.12. republicani. 25.01.1944.01. 22. 24. cu președintele Franklin Delano Roosevelt (democrat).03.1945. Dean Gooderham Acheson: 21. Frank Billings Kellog: 5. cu președintele Thomas Woodrow Wilson (democrat). Charles Evans Hughes.1944 – 27.1947 – 20.01.06.03.1920 – 4.1929. 3 . 19.1929 – 4.03. Jr.1945 – 21. 21. cu președintele John Calvin Coolidge (republican).1933. Henry Lewis Stimson: 28. Truman (democrat).03. Sr.1947. 20.03.07. Edward Reilly Stettinius. cu președintele Harry S.03.

1913 – 9.06. Robert Lansing: 24. Marian COVLEA United States Secretary of State From Wikipedia.1915 – 13.1915. William Jennings Bryan: 5.02. cu președintele Thomas Woodrow Wilson (democrat).06.03.27. the free encyclopedia Secretary of State of the United States of America Seal United States Department of State 4 . 28. cu președintele Thomas Woodrow Wilson (democrat).1920.

gov/secretary Appointer Formation First holder Succession Website The Secretary of State is a senior official in the Federal Government of the United States of America heading the Department of State.C.. The Secretary of State along with the Secretary of the Treasury. the National Security Council. principally concerned with foreign affairs and is considered to be the U. the Secretary of Defense. D. United States President of the United States July 27. equivalent of a foreign minister. 2013 Department Residence United States Department of State Harry S. Truman Building Washington. and is the highest-ranking appointed executive branch official both in the presidential line of succession and the order of precedence.Incumbent John Kerry since February 1. appointed by the President with the advice and consent of the Senate.S.[1][2] The Secretary of State. and the Attorney General are generally regarded as the four most important cabinet members because 5 . is a member of the President's Cabinet.state. 1789 Thomas Jefferson Fourth www.

and recording of the commissions of Presidential appointees Preparation and authentication of copies of records and authentication of copies under the Department's seal Custody of the Great Seal of the United States Custody of the records of the former Secretary of the Continental Congress. or appoints representatives to do so. foreign policy. except for those of the Treasury and War Departments 6 . and preservation of the laws of the United States Preparation. distribution. The original duties of the Secretary of State include some domestic duties. including providing credentials in the form of passports and visas.S. Supervises the United States immigration policy abroad. citizens living or traveling abroad. Responsible for overall direction.[4] The current Secretary of State is John Kerry. publication. the 68th person to hold the office since its creation in 1789. Communicates issues relating the United States foreign policy to Congress and to U. either bilaterally or as part of an international conference or organization. such as:[6] • • • • • Receipt. sealing. Providing information and services to U. including the appointment of diplomatic representatives to other nations. coordination. Government overseas.of the importance of their respective departments. Participates in high-level negotiations with other countries.S. This includes the negotiation of international treaties and other agreements. Contents • • • • 1 Duties and responsibilities 2 List of Secretaries of State 3 References 4 External links Duties and responsibilities The specific duties of the Secretary of State include:[5] • • • • • • • Organizes and supervises the entire United States Department of State and the United States Foreign Service.S. citizens. Advises the President on matters relating to U. and supervision of interdepartmental activities of the U.[3] Secretary of State is a Level I position in the Executive Schedule and thus earns the salary prescribed for that level. and on the acceptance or dismissal of representatives from other nations.S.

in more recent times. the duties are exercised either by another member of the cabinet. after the President and Vice President and is fourth in line to succeed the Presidency. Retrieved November 2. have been failed presidential candidates. and the President pro tempore of the Senate. by Condoleezza Rice.[9] Federal law provides that a presidential or vice-presidential resignation or refusal to accept office must be accomplished by written communication from the President to the office of the Secretary of State. and the drafting of certain proclamations.[11] Second is Clinton's 956. As the highest-ranking member of the cabinet. The record for most countries visited in a secretary's tenure is 112. by Hillary Rodham Clinton. coming after the Vice President. a new Secretary. domestic issues. Protocol and Liaison Service.[10] The record for most air miles traveled in a secretary's tenure is 1. ^ NATO Member Countries.Most of the domestic functions of the Department of State have been transferred to other agencies. performance of protocol functions for the White House. the resignations of President Nixon and of Vice-President Spiro Agnew. and supports 265 United States diplomatic missions around the world.[12] When there is a vacancy in the office of Secretary of State. by a high-ranking official of the State Department until the President appoints. and the United States Senate confirms. 2012. including Kerry and his immediate predecessor Hillary Rodham Clinton. As the head of the United States Foreign Service.[9] Second is Madeleine Albright with 96.[5] Under Federal Law. 7 . the Speaker of the House of Representatives. ^ "Heads of State. Others.000 people domestically and internationally.[7][8] the resignation of a President or of a Vice-President is only valid if declared in writing. the Secretary of State is responsible for management of the diplomatic service of the United States. were formalized in instruments delivered to the Secretary of State. including ambassadors to various nations. the Secretary of State is the third-highest official of the executive branch of the Federal Government of the United States. in an instrument delivered to the office of the Secretary of State. or. Those that remain include storage and use of the Great Seal of the United States. 2012. List of Secretaries of State Main article: List of Secretaries of State of the United States See also: List of United States Secretaries of State by time in office References 1. Ministers for Foreign Affairs".207. The nature of the position means that Secretaries of State engage in frequent travel around the world.059. Six Secretaries of State have gone on to be elected President. The foreign service employs about 12. Heads of Government. United Nations. 2. Accordingly. NATO.733 miles. The Secretary also negotiates with the individual States over the extradition of fugitives to foreign countries. Retrieved November 2.

Congressional Quarterly.state. 12. ^ Cabinets and Counselors: The President and the Executive Branch (1997).Office of the Historian". 2009. January 20. Retrieved March 28. 5.C.usatoday. United States Department of State. 2010.3. "Scare Adds to Fears That Clinton’s Work Has Taken Toll". § 5312. ^ 5 U. Retrieved July 8.gov/secretary/115194. Rice vie for most traveled secretary of State".S. 2013). ^ a b Mark Landler (January 4.com/communities/theoval/post/2012/06/clinton-ricevie-for-most-traveled-secretary-of-state/1#. United States Department of State.html&pagewanted=all&_r=0. USA Today. "Clinton. 2012). http://history. ^ Jackson.Resignation or refusal of office | LII / Legal Information Institute 9.htm. 2010. http://www. Associated Press. ^ Lee.S. ^ 3 USC § 20 . Detroit Free Press.state. The Department of State's Office of the Historian United States presidential line of succession Preceded by President pro tempore of the Senate 4th in line Succeeded by Secretary of the Treasury [show] • • • v t e United States Secretaries of State 8 . p.gov/about/faq. § 20 External links Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Secretaries of State of the United States • • • Official Website of the Secretary of State The Department of State's organization page. 2012). ^ 3 U. Office of the Historian. The New York Times. 10. 6.T_1ccPVSTT0.freep.state.gov. ^ 3 USC §20 8. http://www. 4. www. http://www. 87. http://content. ^ a b "Duties of the Secretary of State of the United States". 11.nytimes. David (June 18. 7.com/2013/01/05/us/politics/scareamplifies-fears-that-clintons-work-has-taken-heavy-toll. "Frequent flier Hillary Clinton hits 100-country mark". ^ "Frequently asked questions . Matthew (June 28.C.com/article/20120628/NEWS07/120628011/Frequent-flier-Clinton-hits-100country-mark.

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