Top State official leaving after Iran talks
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Wendy Sherman, the undersecretary for political affairs at the State Department, will leave her post after the Iran nuclear talks complete, CNN reports.
 
“Wendy has been an absolutely critical member of my team, most notably in her work spearheading the nuclear negotiations with Iran, but on nearly every important issue that has crossed my desk,” Secretary of State John KerryJohn Forbes KerryThe continuous whipsawing of climate change policy Budowsky: United Democrats and Biden's New Deal Overnight Energy: 600K clean energy jobs lost during pandemic, report finds | Democrats target diseases spread by wildlife | Energy Dept. to buy 1M barrels of oil MORE said in a statement, according to CNN.
 
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She has been the director of EMILY’s List, a pro-choice political group, and president and CEO of the Fannie Mae Foundation. She also worked in the office of Sen. Barbara MikulskiBarbara Ann MikulskiLobbying World Only four Dem senators have endorsed 2020 candidates Raskin embraces role as constitutional scholar MORE (D-Md.) when Mikulski was a representative.
 
Sherman will join Kerry in Switzerland for another round of nuclear talks with Iran this weekend, according to CNN.