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Long Beach native, longtime social justice lobbyist Sister Simone Campbell receives Medal of Freedom

1 month ago   |   By ABC

President Joe Biden on Thursday awarded 17 people with the Medal of Freedom, including a Southern California native.
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Biden honors 17 people with Presidential Medal of Freedom

Biden honors 17 people with Presidential Medal of Freedom

1 month ago   |   By Post Gazette


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President Joe Biden awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 17 people. Most of them have donated money to Democrats

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Then-Vice President Joe Biden speaks after being awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom on January 12, 2017. Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images
President Joe Biden awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 17 people on Tuesday.
13 of the recipients have contributed at least some money to Democrats, and some have given a lot.
They include a former ambassador, an actor, a religious figure, and even the late Republican Sen. John McCain.
President Joe Biden awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to 17 people on Thursday. An Insider review of federal and state campaign finance data...
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Biden awards Medal of Freedom to Denzel Washington, Simone Biles, John McCain

Biden awards Medal of Freedom to Denzel Washington, Simone Biles, John McCain

1 month ago   |   By NPR

The 17 recipients include athletes, artists, and leaders of the civil rights and labor movements. (Image credit: Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images)
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President Biden to honor 17 people, including gymnast Simone Biles, with the Medal of Freedom

President Biden to honor 17 people, including gymnast Simone Biles, with the Medal of Freedom

1 month ago   |   By KCCI

The 17 people - including Academy Award-winning actor Denzel Washington and Apple co-founder Steve Jobs - will be the first people Biden is honoring with the nation's highest civilian honor since taking office.
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