It is a massive honour to be the first Welsh Secretary of State
from Pembrokeshire since Nick Edwards in the 1980s.
Foreign Secretary also called upon Deputy Secretary of State
William Burns and Deputy Secretary of Energy Daniel Poneman.
Clinton gave her actual last address as Secretary of State
to her employees on Friday, February 1, her last day on the job.
Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer - Ed Balls; shadow Foreign Secretary - Douglas Alexander; shadow Home Secretary and Minister for Women and Equalities - Yvette Cooper; shadow Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State
for Justice - Sadiq Khan; shadow Chief Whip - Rosie Winterton.
In 1982, he was named Under Secretary of State
for Political Affairs, and in 1989 he became Deputy Secretary of State
Lamine Moulahi, Secretary of State
to the Minister of Public Health
Mira Patel had only worked in the office of then-senator Clinton for about six months when Obama appointed Clinton as secretary of State
Burnham has nominations from Hazel Blears, previous secretary of state
for Communities and Local Government and previous Labour Party chair; and David Blunkett, the first registered disabled cabinet member, former secretary of state
for work and pensions, former home secretary, former secretary of state
for education and employment.
A Wales Office spokesman said: "The Shadow Secretary of State
has obviously not noticed the number of Cabinet committees has been reduced to 10 and the Secretary of State
for Wales, like the Secretary of State
for Scotland and the Secretary of State
for Northern Ireland, is sitting on the main Home Affairs Committee, which deals with issues such as constitutional and political reform.
In a hugely significant and rare move, the US Secretary of State
is believed to want to personally handle the role.
The certificate form included a space for the signature of "Jesse White, Secretary of State
," which was left blank.
Secretary of State
for Justice and Lord Chancellor - Jack Straw