One Thing Republicans and Democrats Can Agree On: They Love Harper Lee

Members of both political parties have praised Lee's classic novel.
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Harper Lee, author of To Kill a Mockingbird as President George Bush awarded the Medal of Freedom to her during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House today Nov 5, 2007.

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