WASHINGTON - FILE: U.S. President Barack Obama (R) presents the Medal of Freedom to Kara Kennedy on behalf of her father, Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-MA), during a ceremony in the East Room of the White ... more 
WASHINGTON - FILE: U.S. President Barack Obama (R) presents the Medal of Freedom to Kara Kennedy on behalf of her father, Sen. Edward Kennedy (D-MA), during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House August 12, 2009 in Washington, DC. Kara Kennedy, the oldest child of the late Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA), died September 16, 2011 when her heart gave out after her daily workout. She had been treated for lung cancer in 2003. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) less 
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