Above and Beyond Citizen Honors award announcement in Washington

Above and Beyond Citizen Honors award announcement in Washington

From left to right, President of the Congressional Medal of Honor Society retired Col. Robert Howard, former NFL player Tiki Barber, former President of the Congressional Medal of Honor Society Paul Buca, former Secretary of State Colin Powell, Vice President of the Congressional Medal of Honor Society Michael Thorton, retired Air Force Lt. General Nick Kehoe, and President and CEO of TriWest Healthcare David McIntyre pose for a photo following a press conference sponsored by the Congressional Medal of Honor Society on the announcement of their "Above and Beyond Citizen Honors" award in Washington on October 9, 2007. The "Above and Beyond Citizen Honors" will be awarded to civilians who demonstrate an extraordinary act of courage and selflessness in the help of others who are voted on by their fellow citizens. (UPI Photo/Kevin Dietsch)