• Medal of Freedom recipients to include Elvis, Babe Ruth, Antonin Scalia

    11 days ago - By WLKY

    The Great Bambino and the King of Rock and Roll are among those set to receive the highest honor a president can bestow on a civilian.
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  • Trump to Give Presidential Medal of Freedom to Elvis, Babe Ruth, and Wife of GOP Donor Who Gave $100 Million in Midterm Donations

    Trump to Give Presidential Medal of Freedom to Elvis, Babe Ruth, and Wife of GOP Donor Who Gave $100 Million in Midterm Donations

    11 days ago - By Slate

    This year's recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest honor for a civilian, features true heavyweights of American culture. Elvis Presley changed the face of rock and roll. Babe Ruth defined what excellence looked like a on a baseball diamond. There are other big names that left a legacy in sports, like Roger Staubach, and on the American legal system in Antonin Scalia, and then there's Alan Page, who did both. There's a hat tip to conservative politics with longtime Senator Orrin Hatch, the longest-serving Republican senator in American history, and then, ahem...
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  • President Trump to Award First Medals of Freedom to People like Elvis Presley and Babe Ruth

    11 days ago - By Time

    President Donald Trump will award the nation's highest civilian honor to an eclectic group including living political allies and long-dead American icons.
    The group of seven recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom includes legendary singer and actor Elvis Presley and all-time baseball great Babe Ruth, the White House said on Saturday.
    It also features political figures with close ties to the president. Miriam Adelson, wife of Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson, will be awarded for her efforts to fight substance abuse and philanthropic support for medical research. Senator Orrin...
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  • Trump will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Babe Ruth, Elvis Presley, Sen. Orrin Hatch

    Trump will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Babe Ruth, Elvis Presley, Sen. Orrin Hatch

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump announced his first recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom Saturday, the nation's highest honor for a civilian.
    The seven recipients will include American pop culture figures Elvis Presley and Babe Ruth.
    Political recipients include the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia and retiring Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch.
    President Donald Trump has announced his first recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom and they include the wife of a major Republican Party donor, the longest-serving Republican senator in US history, Elvis Presley and Babe Ruth.
    Trump will...
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  • Elvis, Hatch, Babe Ruth, Scalia among Trump's Medal of Freedom recipients

    11 days ago - By The Washington Post

    Trump on Saturday named the seven recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, which include Miriam Adelson, Orrin Hatch and Elvis Presley.
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