Picture of the week
May 5th, 2011
12:00 PM ET

Picture of the week

WASHINGTON (CNN) - U.S. President Barack Obama speaks as Assistant Secretary of Veterans Affairs Tammy Duckworth  listens during an event with members of Wounded Warrior Soldier Ride on the South Lawn of the White House.

Duckworth lost her legs when the aircraft she was co-piloting was ambushed and struck by a rocket-propelled grenade.

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  1. Jay in NC

    What the contrast, one a war hero that our country is indebted to. The other a war monger that put our country in to debt.

    May 6, 2011 at 6:47 pm |