President Obama Awards Presidential Medal Of Freedom


U.S. President Barack Obama speaks as Oprah Winfrey , appellate judge... News PhotoArts Culture and Entertainment,Arturo Sandoval - Musician,Barack Obama,Ceremony,East Room,Horizontal,Human Rights,International Landmark,Jazz Music,Judge - Law,Listening,Musician,Oprah Winfrey,Politics,Presidential Medal of Freedom,Talking,US President,USA,Waist Up,Washington DC,White House - Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesWASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 20: U.S. President Barack Obama speaks as Oprah Winfrey (R), appellate judge Patricia Wald (2nd R), civil rights leader Cordy Tindell 'C.T.' Vivian (3rd R) and jazz musician Arturo Sandoval (L) listen during the Presidential Medal of Freedom presentation ceremony in the East Room at the White House on November 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the nation's highest civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant public or private endeavors. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)