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Posted: May 5, 2014 at 3:58 a.m.

George H.W. Bush, the former president, was honored with a 2014 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award at the JFK Presidential Library and Museum in Boston for agreeing to raise taxes to confront a spiraling deficit, jeopardizing his presidency that ended after just one term.

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