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Biden to award Medal of Freedom to Biles, McCain, Giffords

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden will present the nation's highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, to 17 people, including actor Denzel Washington, gymnast Simone Biles and the late John McCain, the Arizona Republican with whom Biden served in the U.S. Senate.
Biden will also recognize Sandra Lindsay, the New York City nurse who rolled up her sleeve on live television in December 2020 to receive the first COVID-19 vaccine dose that was pumped into an arm in the United States, the White House announced Friday.
Biden's honors list, which the White House shared first with...
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Megan Rapinoe to be honored with Presidential Medal of Freedom

1 month ago   |   By NBC Sports

Rapinoe will be joined by 16 others, including Simone Biles, Gabby Giffords, Denzel Washington, and the late John McCain and Steve Jobs.
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Biden to award Medal of Freedom to Gabby Giffords, Simone Biles, John McCain

1 month ago   |   By NBC News

President Joe Biden will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 17 people, including former Rep.
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McCain, Giffords, Rapinoe and Biles: Biden names Medal of Freedom recipients

1 month ago   |   By Politico

Sen. John McCain, Denzel Washington and Megan Rapinoe are among the 17 Americans who will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Joe Biden at a ceremony next week, the White House announced Friday.
"These seventeen Americans demonstrate the power of possibilities and embody the soul of the nation - hard work, perseverance, and faith," the Biden administration wrote in a statement. The ceremony is scheduled to be held next Thursday at the White House, the statement said.
Among the named recipients are former lawmakers including former Rep. Gabby Giffords and the late Sen...
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Simone Biles, Steve Jobs to receive highest US civilian honour

1 month ago   |   By Al Jazeera

Denzel Washington, Khizr Khan among 17 people, some deceased, who will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
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Joe Biden To Award Presidential Medal Of Freedom To 17 Recipients

Joe Biden To Award Presidential Medal Of Freedom To 17 Recipients

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

Biles and Giffords and Rapinoe, oh my!
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Biden to award Medal of Freedom to Biles, McCain, Denzel Washington

1 month ago   |   By The Washington Post

President Biden will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor, to 17 athletes, activists, sports stars, business leaders and politicians.
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Biden to award Medal of Freedom to 17 people, including Simone Biles, John McCain, Gabby Giffords and Megan Rapinoe

1 month ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

President Biden will present the nation's highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, to 17 people, including actor Denzel Washington, gymnast Simone Biles and the late John McCain, with whom Biden served in the Senate.
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