Biden honors more than a dozen Americans for upholding democracy on Jan. 6

By: - January 6, 2023 6:57 pm

WASHINGTON, DC – JANUARY 6: U.S. President Joe Biden presents a Presidential Citizens Medal to Georgia poll worker Ruby Freeman during a ceremony to mark the two-year anniversary of the January 6th 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol in the East Room of the White House January 6, 2023. Biden awarded over a dozen Presidential Citizens Medals to police officers who defended the Capitol and state officials who resisted pressure to overturn 2020 presidential election results. Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images.

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.

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