Former Presidents Awarded Medals

December 2006
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;12/15/2006, Vol. 76 Issue 14, p2
The article reports on the awarding of the 2006 Liberty Medal to former U.S. Presidents George H. W. Bush and Bill Clinton during the ceremony held at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Liberty Medal is an annual award given to a person or group that shows leadership and helps others. Bush and Clinton were able to raise more than 1 billion dollars to help the survivors of Hurricane Katrina in 2005 and the tsunami that hit southern Asia in 2004.


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