WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 20: U.S. President Barack Obama (R) and Michelle McIntyre-Brewer (L) acknowledge the audience as he is about to present her with a 2011 Presidential Citizens Medal during a ... more 
WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 20: U.S. President Barack Obama (R) and Michelle McIntyre-Brewer (L) acknowledge the audience as he is about to present her with a 2011 Presidential Citizens Medal during a ceremony at the East Room of the White House October 20, 2011 in Washington, DC. The medal was established for the purpose of recognizing U.S. citizens who have performed exemplary deeds of service for their country and fellow citizens. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) less 
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