Obama awards Medal of Freedom to Clinton, others

Obama awards Medal of Freedom to Clinton, others

USA Today: President Obama awarded Bill Clinton and 15 other Americans the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Other recipients included television legend Oprah Winfrey, country music artist Loretta Lynn, women's rights leader Gloria Steinem, baseball great Ernie Banks and pioneering astronaut Sally Ride.

"These are men and women who in their extraordinary lives remind us all of the beauty of the human spirit," Obama said during a ceremony at the White House.

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