Article Photos: Obama honors fallen Newtown educators with medals 6/13

Maria Gomez, of Washington, looks up at President Barack Obama before he presented her with a 2012 Citizens Medal, Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Gomez founded Mary’s Center 25 years ago with the mission to build better futures through the delivery of health care, family literacy and job training.  (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)