Controversy

VIDEO President Obama offers sharp rebuke to Bill Cosby, comments on revoking the Medal of Freedom

U.S. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle speak on importance of education in Florida

President Obama commented both directly and indirectly on the Bill Cosby controversy when he answered a question about revoking Cosby’s Presidential Medal of Freedom. No such award has ever been taken back. Obama gave a general answer about the Medal, and a blunt one about the behavior of which Cosby has been accused. Read on to see the video.