TITLE

"FAC"-CHECKING: SECRETARY POWELL'S STATE DEPARTMENT

AUTHOR(S)
Boyatt, Thomas D.
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Foreign Service Journal;Feb2005, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the works of Colin Powell, who was nominated by the U.S. President George W. Bush on December 16, 2000 as secretary of state, and his department. It is stated that the management team of Powell received high marks from Foreign Affairs Council for their work at State. It is reported that the State Department had 200 civil and foreign service volunteers in early 2004. It is informed that Powell launched a two-pronged strategy to change the leadership culture.
ACCESSION #
25044299

 

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