Colin Powell

Colin Luther Powell (/ˈkoʊlɨn/; born April 5, 1937) is an American statesman and a retired four-star general in the United States Army. He was the 65th United States Secretary of State, serving under U.S. President George W. Bush from 2001 to 2005, the first African American to serve in that position. During his military career, Powell also served as National Security Advisor (1987–1989), as Commander of the U.S. Army Forces Command (1989) and as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1989–1993), holding the latter position during the Persian Gulf War.
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  • BOSS 2014 Session Three: Assess (#BOSS518)

    …, what they are, where they’re going. Disruptive change in healthcare is a real possibility. We’re going to change who’s delivering the care and where. Retail clinics are quite a big change. The most dramatic example is Wal-Mart, who wants to be the major provider of primary care in the U.S. He speaks to the need to anticipate what is going…

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