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Top Three Jefferson Muzzles Awarded to the Obama Administration

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The Obama administration takes the top three spots in the annual Jefferson Muzzle Awards. The Charlottesville-based Thomas Jefferson Center names the nation's most dubious violators of free speech each year.

The U.S. Department of Justice tops the list for investigating journalists' records. The White House Press Office and the National Security Administration and Homeland Security round out the top three.

Modesto Junior College in California earned a muzzle for stopping a student from handing out copies of the Constitution because he wasn't in a designated free speech zone on campus.

To read the full list of Muzzle award winners, click here.

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