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...very capable men who would have made excellent presidents. I am referring to Hubert Humphrey and the esteemed Gen. Colin Powell. Humphrey was the victim of bad timing. Powell's unique background, military experience and government appointments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-08/rants-raves
Swap aid with diplomacy

...into Saddam's Iraq to remove him, and the Middle East has since been terribly unstable. Then-Secretary of State Colin Powell once quoted the "Pottery Barn Rule": "You break it, you own it." What this should mean now is only that the United...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-17/swap-aid-diplomacy
Lies come from both sides

...Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger, effectively ending the investigation. We all believed that lie.Secretary of State Colin Powell gave a speech to the U.N. Security Council about weapons of mass destruction, knowing it was wrong, and it ruined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-17/lies-come-both-sides
Credit union CEO works hard at everything she does

...works. Her work on various boards has given her the chance to meet many notable people, including George W. Bush, Colin Powell and Dick Cheney, she said.Cochran, who loves politics, said that she might one day consider running for political...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-09-23/credit-union
Retired Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf dies

...he said.Initially Schwarzkopf had endorsed the invasion, saying he was convinced that former Secretary of State Colin Powell had given the United Nations powerful evidence of Iraqi weapons of mass destruction. After that proved false, he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-12-27/retired-gen-norman-schwarzkopf-dies
Colin Powell to speak to SC State grads

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - Former secretary of state and retired U.S. Gen. Colin Powell will be the keynote speaker at South Carolina State University's graduation in May.The historically black college in Orangeburg...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-03-28/colin-powell-speak-sc-state-
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Analysis: Herman Cain's popularity might last

...they were eager to break the color barrier at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. but only for the right candidate. Many urged Colin Powell and Condoleezza Rice to be it. Now, Cain could give them their chance.A black nominee gives the GOP an avenue to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2011-10-17/analysis-herman-cains-po
Keep those cards coming

...time to also think about the men and women who are fighting for our safety and freedom today.Indeed, retired Gen. Colin Powell maintained in an interview with CBS this week that, "We are asking more of them than, even, the World War II generation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2010-11-14/keep-those-cards-comi
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Departing Gov. Sanford gives campaign cash away

...Charleston, W.Va. It's an affiliate of the America's Promise Alliance set up by former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell and his wife, Alma, Scarbro said."He felt it was critical to dedicate these funds to the local level to ensure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/south-carolina-elections/
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Gays in military should serve openly

...young people, homosexuality isn't a blip on the radar screen.Even former general and U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell, who backed "don't ask, don't tell" in 1993, has reversed his opinion, saying "attitudes and circumstances...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2010-09-30/gays-military-should-ser
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