Rush Limbaughreveals ‘advancedlung cancer’ diagnosis On Feb. 3, American radiopersonality Rush Limbaughdisclosed to his audiencethat he has cancer. According to Limbaugh, doctorsdiagnosed him with “advanced lungcancer” after he experienced breathing issues on Jan. 12. Rush Limbaugh,via Fox He initially thought about “not tellinganybody,” but said he felt compelledto be honest as he and his listenersshare an “incredible bond.” Rush Limbaugh,via Fox Limbaugh will miss certain dayson air due to
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Photo: Jeff Roberson/AP

President Trump awards Rush Limbaugh with Medal of Freedom during State of the Union

During his State of the Union address tonight, President Donald Trump awarded syndicated conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

“Rush Limbaugh: Thank you for your decades of tireless devotion to our country. Rush, in recognition of all that you have done for our nation, the millions of people a day that you speak to and inspire, and all of the incredible work that you have done for charity, I am proud to announce tonight that you will be receiving our country's highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom,” President Trump said during the speech.

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Limbaugh’s daily show can be heard on 1290 and 95.7 WHIO from noon to 3 p.m.

Earlier this week, Limbaugh announced he was fighting lung cancer.

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