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(NT) Colin Powell quit his job?

by jonah jones / November 14, 2004 11:01 PM PST
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Re: (NT) Colin Powell quit his job?
by C1ay / November 14, 2004 11:08 PM PST

WASHINGTON ? Secretary of State Colin Powell announced his resignation to his staff during their Monday morning meeting, a State Department source told FOX News.

President Bush is expected to make the official announcement. The source suggested that Powell is likely to stay in place until a replacement is confirmed.

More....

This has been expected....

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It's a sad day for me!
by Angeline Booher / November 15, 2004 12:28 AM PST

Although we knew it was coming, it still hurts.

Colin Powell was gifted with wisdom, understanding of situations, and integrity. I have read and heard that he was highly regarded around the world. He was a statesman.

IMO, the handwriting was on the wall for quite some time as his advice was ignored. His appearances on TV were few and far between. But, being the soldier that he is, he followed orders, and served his tour.

Paul Wolfowitz has been mentioned as a possible replacement. I certainly hope not!!!

Angeline
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Re: It's a sad day for me!
by Roger NC / November 17, 2004 7:28 AM PST
In reply to: It's a sad day for me!

Sad to see him go.

But unless I'm mistaken, there has been indications since he accepted the office he intended to stay one term only.

The differences between him and others of the administration no doubt strenghtened his decision.

Too bad, he's a good man, IMO

RogerNC

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(NT) (NT) Dr Rice will do fine
by Dragon / November 17, 2004 9:19 AM PST
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(NT) (NT) In transition, so Leno says he's a semi-Colin
by drpruner / November 17, 2004 4:38 AM PST
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