African-Americans on the 2013 Time 100 List

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  • Beyoncé
  • Kamala Harris
  • Valerie Jarrett
  • Miguel
  • Frank Ocean
  • Shonda Rhimes
  • Barack Obama
  • Michelle Obama
  • Jay-Z
  • LeBron James

Valerie Jarrett

"Above all else, however, and beyond all doubt, Valerie Jarrett is loyal. She has been tireless in her outreach to the business community. She has both the president’s best interests and his back — and at all times." Jeffrey Immelt, CEO, General Electric

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