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Presidential Medal of Freedom for Kennedy

Senator Edward M. Kennedy will get the highest civilian honor. Senator Edward M. Kennedy will get the highest civilian honor.
By Globe Staff
July 31, 2009

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Senator Edward M. Kennedy received another high honor yesterday, courtesy of President Obama. The longtime Massachusetts senator was named one of 16 recipients of this year’s Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor. It is awarded to individuals who “make an especially meritorious contribution to the security or national interests of the United States, world peace, cultural, or ... (Full article: 444 words)

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