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After growing up in the mean streets of the South Bronx, in New York City, Colin Powell rose through the military ranks to become the 65th U.S. Secretary of State and the first African American appointed to the position.

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  • Department of Defense
  • Department of Labor
  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Department of Homeland Security
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