This article appeared in the September 24, 2009 issue of the Hatchet.
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Officials created the honor for the bicentennial celebration and said they plan to invite the recipients to an in-person celebration this fall.
Members of the Secret Service and D.C. Fire and Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene and delayed local transit.
The National Guard activated about 250 unarmed officers as the city braces for the verdict in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin.