By Rand Paul
Obama acts as though we no longer have a Constitution
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U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Rafael Peralta was a hero who was denied full recognition for his acts of valor. This injustice should be reversed.
For the war in Iraq, four Medals of Honor have been awarded for extraordinary acts of combat heroism. Of those four awards, all of which were posthumous, three were for action that involved smothering a grenade to save others - action consistently recognized by the Medal of Honor.
The question pounded through Jonathan Johnston's head as he sat in an office at the Papago Park Baseball Facility in Phoenix three weeks ago.
LITTLETON, Colo. — A bronze statue of a fallen Navy SEAL holding a machine gun was dedicated here yesterday over the objections of some locals who disapproved of the firearm.
"Today it is particularly gratifying that the people of Littleton honor his service with a statue that does justice to his heroic sacrifice," Mr. Winter said.