Congress Presents Congressional Gold Medal

In This Photo: Eric Cantor, Shimon Peres
Israeli President Shimon Peres shakes hands with outgoing House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) speaks during a Congressional Gold Medal ceremony at the U.S. Capitol, June 26, 2014 in Washington, DC. Israeli President Shimon Peres was presented with the Congressional Gold Medal which recognizes those who have performed an achievement that has an impact on American history and culture.
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