Assignment: Colin Powell endorses Obama
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Former Secretary of State Colin Powell recently announced that he will be voting for Sen. Barack Obama. Powell, a Republican who served as Secretary of State under President Bush from 2001 to 2005, described Obama as a "transformational figure" with an "ability to inspire."
What do you think of Powell's endorsement? How will it affect voters? Does it come as a surprise? Put your thoughts on video, and you could be featured on CNN.