President considers revoking Bill Cosby's Presidential Medal of Freedom

President Barack Obama speaks during a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, July 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais))

President Obama is considering revoking Bill Cosby's Presidential Medal of Freedom.

The White House said the president would "take a look" at proposed legislation if it's approved by Congress.
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An Arizona congressman Thursday introduced a measure that would give the president power to revoke the medal in light of the sexual assault accusations against Cosby.

It's the first legislative attempt to strip the comedian of the nation's highest civilian honor.

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