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Colin Powell backs Obama again

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FT. LAUDERDALE, Fl.--Once again, former Secretary of State Colin Powell is endorsing President Barack Obama. The backing of the Republican in 2008 was an important vouch for Obama's military and national security credentials. If Powell had supported Mitt Romney, it would have been a blow to Obama. The endorsement comes as Romney is blistering Obama on defense spending.

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