President Obama will award the Medal of Freedom to 16 people at the Medal of Freedom ceremony at 3:10pm

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President Obama will award 16 individuals the 2009 Presidential Medal of Freedom. The President will deliver welcoming remarks and then present the medals to the following individuals:

· Nancy Goodman Brinker

· Pedro Jose Greer, Jr.

· Joanne Kemp, accepting award on behalf of her deceased husband, Jack Kemp

· Kara Kennedy, accepting award on behalf of her father, Senator Edward M. Kennedy

· Billie Jean King

· Reverend Joseph Lowery

· Joe Medicine Crow - High Bird

· Stuart Milk, accepting award on behalf of his deceased uncle, Harvey Milk

· Sandra Day O'Connor

· Sidney Poitier

· Chita Rivera

· Mary Robinson

· Janet Davison Rowley

· Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu

· Muhammad Yunus

· Stephen Hawking