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Biden, Boehner share award at Notre Dame graduation

Biden, Boehner share award at Notre Dame graduation

Vice President Joe Biden and former Speaker of the House John Boehner set aside their political differences Sunday to jointly accept a University of Notre Dame award given to prominent Catholics.

The school presented the Laetare Medal to Biden and Boehner at the school's commencement in Notre Dame Stadium, the South Bend Tribune (http://bit.ly/1V4faC0) reported.

Biden called it "the most meaningful award" he's ever received, and urged graduates to work together to find common ground.

Boehner, a Republican former congressman from Ohio who left office six months ago, echoed Biden's remarks about working across political and...

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