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Hillary to Run the State Department?

Lest you thought Obama wasn't serious about this "Team of Rivals" business: Politico reports today that some advisers are "strongly advocating" that Obama should pick Hillary Clinton for Secretary of State. "Some even call her the favorite," writes Mike Allen. Choosing Clinton over John Kerry or Chuck Hagel would be a huge upset. Why Hillary? Clinton has greater star wattage than the other picks; she could handle diplomacy single-handedly if Obama is forced to spend his early days working on the economy. The Atlantic's Marc Ambinder reports that Clinton spent Thursday in Chicago on "private" business—could she have fit in a job interview?