Bill and Hillary Clinton will be in Washington DC on Wednesday, he to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom, she to co-host, with Colin Powell and John McCain, the Kennedy Center screening of the film Mandela. The couple will also accompany the Obamas to John F. Kennedy's gravesite for a wreath-laying at Arlington National Cemetery on that day.
Friday, November 22nd, will mark the 50th anniversary of JFK's assassination.
As everyone who was conscious at the time will remember as if it were yesterday, November 22, 1963 also fell on a Friday.
The 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy is Friday.WASHINGTON (AP) — President Obama will visit John F. Kennedy's gravesite and honor two of Kennedy's lasting initiatives as the nation observes the 50th anniversary of his assassination in the coming week.
Obama and his wife, Michelle, will be accompanied by former president Bill Clinton and his wife, Hillary, at a wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery on Wednesday afternoon. Also that day, Obama will be joined by scores of prominent Americans who have received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in paying tribute to Kennedy's legacy.
On Monday, Hillary will make appearances in Naples FL at the Global Financial Leadership Conference and in Orlando to keynote at 2013 Press Ganey National Client Conference. Tuesday she will be back in New York to present the World Jewish Congress Theodore Herzl Award to Elie and Marion Wiesel.