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ROSA PARKS - received national recognition, including the NAACP's 1979 Spingarn Medal, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Congressional Gold Medal, and a posthumous statue in the United States Capitol's National Statuary Hall. Upon her death in 2005, she was the first woman and second non-U.S. government official to lie in honor at the Capitol Rotunda.

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OSS Members To Be Recognized in 2017 With Congressional Gold Medal

US President George W. Bush salutes the legendary Tuskegee Airmen during a ceremony in which they were recognized with a Congressional Gold Medal in the Rotunda of the Capitol Building in Washington, DC, 29 March 2007. The United States Thursday honored the Tuskegee Airmen, some 300 black pilots who made their proud mark flying fighters over Europe in World War II, six decades after the war's end. The group was presented the Congressional Gold Medal, Congress's foremost award for civilians…

Tuskegee Airmen listen to speakers during a Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony at the US Capitol 29 March, 2007 in Washington, DC. President George W.Bush, former Secretary of State Colin Powell, and members of Congress joined to honor the collective awarding of all the members of the all black pilots who made their proud mark flying fighters over Europe in World War II. The group was presented the Congressional Gold Medal, Congress's foremost award for civilians, honoring one of the war's…

US World War Two Raiders to receive Congressional Gold Medal - http://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/us-world-war-two-raiders-to-receive-congressional-gold-medal.html

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Legendary “Borinqueneers” Deserve the Congressional Gold Medal

The Borinqueneers deserve the Congressional Gold Medal! See our commentary on Fox News Latino!

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'Four Little Girls' Awarded Congressional Gold Medal

A national, non-partisan, volunteer group dedicated to achieving the Congressional Gold Medal for the 65th Infantry Regiment, The Borinqueneers!

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