Trump honors Tiger Woods with Presidential Medal of Freedom

Channel: Fox Business
Published: 8 hours ago

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President Trump presents Tiger Woods with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. FOX Business Network (FBN) is a financial news channel delivering real-time information across all platforms that impact both Main Street and Wall Street. Headquartered in New York — the business capital of the world ...



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Eldrick tiger woods is one of the greatest golfers of all time. He is second all-time in both professional victories with 81 and major championships with 15, including 5 masters. Three us opens three open championships and four pga championships with a record-setting performance. In 1997 he became the youngest person and first african-american to win the masters, and in 2019 he became the tourname ...
t's second oldest champion off the course tiger established the tgr foundation, which has empowered students to classroom and career success for more than 20 years. The united states is now proud to honor tiger woods, whose tenacity, willpower and unyielding drive inspire us all. [ applause ]. Thank you, mr. president, mrs. trump thank you i justwant to say this has been an unbelievable experience and to have the support that i've had for all these years, and everyone here has seen and been with me for some of you for my entire life and in Some of you for more than half my life you've seen the good in the bad, the highs and the lows, and i would not be in this position without all of your help in 97. Yes, i won the masters and i was there too. I end up hugging my dad and my mom. My dad is no longer here about my mom's here.

I love you mom. Thank you, sam and charlie, for all your love and supporti love. You guys so much erica. Thank you. I mean everyone is men, you guys so much to me in my life and i've battled. I'Ve tried to. I tried to hang in there, and i've tried to come back and and play play the great game of golf again. I'Ve been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to do it again and found a game that has allowed me to do this, and the amazing masters experience that i just had a few weeks ago. Certainly this part of the highlight of what of what i've accomplished. So far in my life on the golf course to have had that that type of experience and the billwill come out on top and win joey. Thank you all. The great reads to i just want to say thank you again.

This is an honor. I know that i'm the the fourth golfer to have received this award, the late arnold palmer, the great jack nicklaus and charlie sifford, who is, i always called him grandpa because he was like the grandpa never had, and i end up becoming so close with them that I end up dating my son, charlie after him, so to have been chosen as the next call for after charlie is truly remarkable. So thank you again and thank you. Mr. president.


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