President Barack Obama talks with Irene Hirano, widow of Hawaii Sen. Daniel Inouye, in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, where he awarded Inouye with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
Gallery: Loretta Lynn wins Medal of Freedom
Nov. 21, 2013 @ 09:55 AM
President Barack Obama bestowed the Presidential Medal of Freedom on more than a dozen prominent Americans, including Eastern Kentucky native and country music legend Loretta Lynn this week.