President Obama awards Tennis star Billie Jean King the Presidential Medal of Freedom
President Obama awards Tennis star Billie Jean King the Presidential Medal of Freedom Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT
President Obama awards Tennis star Billie Jean King the Presidential Medal of Freedom Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/MCT

Obama honors achievers — and shapes America's self-image

August 12, 2009 5:30 PM