Presidential Medal of Freedom Awards

During an afternoon ceremony in the White House East Room, President Clinton presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom--the highest honor… read more

During an afternoon ceremony in the White House East Room, President Clinton presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom--the highest honor given to a civilian--to the following individuals: Herbert Block, the late Cesar Chavez, Arthur Flemming, Dorothy Height, Barbara Jordan, Lane Kirkland, Robert Michel, and Sargent Shriver. During the event, the President called on all groups who are blocking the Crime Bill to let it come to a vote. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Presidential Medal of Freedom Awards

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Program ID:
59349-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Statement
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 8, 1994
Last Aired:
Aug 14, 1994

Airing Details

  • Aug 08, 1994 | 8:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 09, 1994 | 1:08am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 09, 1994 | 4:24am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 14, 1994 | 4:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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