Suu Kyi awarded Congressional Gold Medal

Speaker of the House John Boehner awards Aung San Suu Kyi of Myanmar the Congressional Gold Medal at the U.S. Capitol.

Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-N.Y.), left, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), third from left, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), right, watch as Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio), left, awards Chairperson and General Secretary of the National League for Democracy, Aung San Suu Kyi of Myanmar, also known as Burma, the Congressional Gold Medal in the Capitol rotunda, Washington, D.C., Wednesday, September 19, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-N.Y.), left, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), third from left, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), right, watch as Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio), left, awards Chairperson and General Secretary of the National League for Democracy, Aung San Suu Kyi of Myanmar, also known as Burma, the Congressional Gold Medal in the Capitol rotunda, Washington, D.C., Wednesday, September 19, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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