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Senator Rob Portman presented award

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Senator Rob Portman was awarded the John Glenn School of Public Affairs' Medal of Leadership in Cincinnati, Thursday.

The award is given to a person who has exhibited outstanding leadership in public affairs by example, action, and accomplishments.

"It is a great honor to receive the John Glenn School of Public Affairs' Medal of Leadership alongside so many distinguished friends and colleagues," said Portman. "Nothing is more rewarding than serving your fellow citizens. The John Glenn School of Public Affairs, through its faculty, administrators, alumni, donors, and support staff is helping to create the leaders of tomorrow."

Portman was given the Glenn School's Excellence in Public Service Award in 2009. He also serves on the Advisory Board of the John Glenn School of Public Affairs at The Ohio State University.

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