February 11, 2006 - Posted at 12:17 p.m. CST
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) _ Missouri Congressman Ike Skelton will
receive the Harry S- Truman Award for Public Service.
The award will be presented in Independence on May fifth on the
front steps of the Truman Museum.
Skelton, a Democrat, is a native of Lexington, Missouri. He has
represented Missouri's fourth Congressional District since 1977.