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Powell Endorses Obama

Colin Powell Makes Presidential Endorsement

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.26.2012 | Politics

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell endorsed President Barack Obama for a second term Thursday. "You know, I voted for him in 2008 and I plan to...

Middle Eastern Bloggers Commend Powell for Support of Muslim Americans

John Liebhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John Liebhardt

Why shouldn't a Muslim child born and raised in the U.S. not be able to dream that she could one day be the president of the U.S.?

Jason Linkins

Cartoonist Depicts Powell As Benedict Arnold In Blackface | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As if Colin Powell needed one more reminder of the toxic level of political discourse that, in part, fueled his decision to endorse Barack Obama, poli...

Jason Linkins

CBS' Schieffer: Powell "Saying Aloud What A Lot Of Republicans...Saying Privately" | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the wake of Colin Powell's endorsement of Barack Obama, conservative critics offered some pushback on the General's decision, with several, most no...

Powell Endorses Obama

Nancy Snow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nancy Snow

Powell's endorsement of Obama for President is far more influential than any of the newspapers that have so far endorsed him.

Powell's Endorsement Is a Huge Slap in the Face for McCain

Max Bergmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Max Bergmann

McCain once said he respected Colin Powell more than any man in the world. Powell's public endorsement is a huge validation of Obama and a tremendous repudiation of McCain.

Sam Stein

Some Conservatives See Race In Powell's Obama Endorsement | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Colin Powell's decision to endorse Barack Obama has sparked a mini-debate of sorts over both the significance of the endorsement itself and the role t...

Who Really Puts "Country First"? Colin Powell

Leah McElrath | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Leah McElrath

As a leader who has unparalleled respect within the upper reaches of the military and in public opinion, Powell's repudiation of the McCain/Palin ticket holds particular power.

Colin Powell Endorses Obama

The Huffington Post | Seth Colter Walls & Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell announced Sunday that he will break with his party and vote for Sen. Barack Obama. "He has both style and subst...

Seth Colter Walls

Brzezinksi: I Expect Powell To Endorse Obama | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski tells the Huffington Post that he "expects" Gen. Colin Powell to endorse Barack Obama for preside...