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Obama schedule for Monday, Feb. 11

Feb. 11, 2013 at 6:34 AM   |   Comments

WASHINGTON, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- President Obama will award the Medal of Honor to former Army Staff Sgt. Clinton Romesha Monday, the White House said.

The daily schedule indicated Obama will:

-- Receive the Presidential Daily Briefing,

-- Award the Medal of Honor, the nation's highest military award, to Romesha for his actions while serving as a section leader with Bravo Troop, 3rd Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division in Afghanistan.

Romesha is the fourth living recipient to be awarded the Medal of Honor for actions in Iraq or Afghanistan.

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