Harry S. Truman Public Service Award
The Harry S. Truman Award for Public Service was presented to Rep. Skelton on the steps of the Truman Presidential Museum and… read more
The Harry S. Truman Award for Public Service was presented to Rep. Skelton on the steps of the Truman Presidential Museum and Library. Mayor Reimal praised Rep. Skelton’s devotion to his family and to public service, saying that he was very much like President Harry Truman in these attributes. Rep. Skelton reminisced about his life and his memories of Harry Truman, who he said inspired his public life.
The award is the highest honor bestowed on a civilian by the City of Independence. close
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