Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipients for 2022-07-01.

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01 Jul 2022, 11:57 am

Today (2022-07-01), President Biden named seventeen recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

The Presidential Medal of Freedom is the Nation's highest civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made exemplary contributions to the prosperity, values, or security of the United States, world peace, or other significant societal, public or private endeavors.

The recipients are:

• Simone Biles
• Sister Simone Campbell
• Julieta García
• Gabrielle Giffords
• Fred Gray
• Steve Jobs (posthumous)
• Father Alexander Karloutsos
• Khizr Khan
• Sandra Lindsay
• John McCain (posthumous)
• Diane Nash
• Megan Rapinoe
• Alan Simpson
• Richard Trumka (posthumous)
• Wilma Vaught
• Denzel Washington
• Raúl Yzaguirre

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