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Why Condoleezza Rice’s RNC speech matters

Condoleezza Rice says she won’t serve with Mitt Romney Politico Video at link Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Wednesday that there would be no role for her in a Romney administration, noting that she was happy in her current position as a professor at Stanford.

Rice RNC speech to call for American leadership abroad Washington Times (blog) Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will call for the United States to have a stronger voice in foreign affairs during her speech Wednesday night at the Republican National Convention.

Why Condoleezza Rice’s RNC speech matters theGrio Many of the black Republicans playing big roles on the national scene are easy to dismiss as either too green (Utah’s Mia Love), opportunistic (Obama backer-turned-opponent Artur Davis) or lacking in seriousness (Herman Cain). But Condoleezza Rice is none of those things, and that’s why her Wednesday night prime-time speech at the Republican National Convention matters.

Condoleezza Rice’s political comeback Politico Condoleezza Rice is back. Nearly four years after leaving the White House, the former secretary of state is injecting herself into the center of the heated 2012 political season. She’s raising money for female congressional candidates, dishing endorsements in key races and is poised to become even more involved in Republican politics than at any moment since she left the Bush White House.

Condoleezza Rice previews her RNC speech Video at link Former secretary of state set to address convention.

Rice makes return to political spotlight complete in Tampa Condoleezza Rice insists she’s not interested in politics

Condoleezza Rice, Pam Bondi, Rep. Paul Ryan to speak at RNC Wednesday night WTSP 10 News …Former Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice will speak Wednesday night. She is the first black female to hold that job. She was protested Tuesday by about a dozen anti-war protesters at an event she was attending. Rice is one of three “female firsts” taking the stage. New Mexico Governor,  Susana Martinez is the first female and hispanic governor of the state. She is also the youngest sitting governor. She is slated to speak Wednesday night.

LIVE GOP Convention Day 2: Condoleezza Rice, John McCain, and Paul Ryan … PolicyMic

Condoleezza Rice Protested At Republican National Convention By Anti-War … Huffington Post Police in Tampa stopped a dozen anti-war protesters from entering an event attended by former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice after the group said it intended to arrest her for war crimes.

8 thoughts on “Why Condoleezza Rice’s RNC speech matters”

  1. Given her record in the Bush administration can anyone explain to me why Ms Rice has even an iota of credibility?

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