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Vice President Biden and Attorney General Holder Award Medal of Valor

Washington, DC
Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Vice President Joe Biden and Attorney General Eric Holder spoke at a ceremony in the Old Executive Office Building during which they presented the Medal of Valor to public safety officers.

The Medal of Valor is awarded to public safety officers who exhibit exceptional courage, regardless of their own personal safety, in the attempt to save or protect others from harm.

Updated: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 2:48pm (ET)

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