Senator John Kennedy, President-elect of the U.S.A., has named Dean Rusk as Secretary of State?
Senator John Kennedy, President-elect of the U.S.A., has named Dean Rusk as Secretary of State in the new Administration. The two men stood together for the announcement - on the patio of Senator Kennedy's ocean-front home at Palm Beach, Florida, Dec 12.
Both spoke..first, Senator Kennedy:
Mr. Rusk is the 51-year-old President of the Rockefeller Foundation and was Assistant Secretary of State under former President Truman. This top Cabinet post ranks second only to that of the President. Mr. Rusk is an expert on the Far East.
Senator Kennedy said he showed a bi-partisan approach to foreign affairs.