Female General Breaks 'Brass Ceiling'

The military's highest glass ceiling was finally shattered today, as Army Gen. Ann Dunwoody became America's first female four-star general. Dunwoody received her fourth star and the rank of general today during an emotional promotion ceremony held at the Pentagon and attended by Defense Secretary Robert Gates, all of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and Central Command Commander Gen. David Petraeus. The auditorium housing the ceremony was so crowded that three-star generals had to stand off to...Full Story
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