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Daily Journal
     March 23, 2021      #84-82 KDJ

Congressional Gold Medals not a participation

By Ron Jackson

Of all the things that could produce a bipartisan agreement, the congressional rewriting of recorded history shouldn’t be the thing.

The Congressional Gold Medal can be bestowed upon individuals and or groups as an expression of national appreciations for distinguished achievements. The Congressional Gold Medal and the Presidential Medal of Freedom are our nation’s highest civilian honors. According to the Congressional Research Service, “The congressional medal seeks to honor those, individually or as a group, ‘who have performed an achievement that has an impact on American history and culture that is likely to ...

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