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Alexander Haig, Former Secretary Of State, Dead At The Age Of 85

20 Feb

Alexander Haig, who was not only a four star general, but also US Secretary of State, but also former head of United Technologies Corporation in Connecticut, died today at the age of 85. He not only was Secretary of State and UTC head, but also served in as a top advisor to three presidents, but also had interest in running for the White House. He was most famous for the statement he made hours after the 1981 assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan, which going before the news cameras to, with the original purpose to,to reassure Americans that the White House still functions: “As of now, I am in control here in the White House, pending the return of the vice president,” Haig said. Eternal rest to you Alexander Haig, God Bless your memory. Amen. RIP. Read More Here: http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/ap/top/all/6876865.html

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Posted by on February 20, 2010 in Current Events, Headliner

 

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2 responses to “Alexander Haig, Former Secretary Of State, Dead At The Age Of 85

  1. Slamdunk

    February 22, 2010 at 12:09 pm

    I was sorry to hear that he died–he was always articulate.

     
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    February 25, 2010 at 11:23 pm

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