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Former Secretary of State Colin Powell, center, flanked by former Attorney General John Ashcroft, right, and former Secretary of State James A. Baker III, listen during  dedication of the George W. Bush presidential library on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Thursday, April 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
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Former Secretary of State Colin Powell, center, flanked by former Attorney General John Ashcroft, right, and former Secretary of State James A. Baker III, listen during dedication of the George W. Bush presidential library on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Thursday, April 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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