Powell Exit Brings Cabinet Total to Six The White House confirms several Cabinet resignations, including that of Secretary of State Colin Powell. Also resigning are Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham, Agriculture Secretary Ann Veneman and Education Secretary Rod Paige, whose resignation had been widely reported late last week. These bring to six the number departing from the 15-member Cabinet so far. NPR's Brian Naylor reports.
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Powell Exit Brings Cabinet Total to Six

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Powell Exit Brings Cabinet Total to Six

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The White House confirms several Cabinet resignations, including Secretary of State Colin Powell. Also resigning are Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham, Agriculture Secretary Ann Veneman and Education Secretary Rod Paige, whose resignation had been widely reported late last week. These bring to six the number departing from the 15-member cabinet so far. NPR's Brian Naylor reports.