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Barack Obama Speech at Medal of Freedom Ceremony #987861

CNN Special for Tuesday, Feb 15, 2011

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Live CNN coverage of President Barack Obama's speech prior to awarding the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Natural Resources Defense Council founder John Adams, poet Maya Angelou, philanthropist Warren Buffet, former President George Bush, artist Jasper Johns, holocaust survivor Gerda Weissman Klein, Rep. John Lewis, Dr. Tom Little (posthumously), musician Yo Yo Ma, civil rights activist Sylvia Mendez, former professional baseball player Stan Musial, former professional basketball player Bill Russell, former US Ambassador to Ireland Jean Kennedy Smith, and former AFL-CIO President John Sweeney.

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