House Foreign Affairs

Kosovo Honors Capitol Hill Staffer

Steinbaum (left) and Jahjaga (right) with the award. (Photo courtesy of Jason Steinbaum)

The President of Kosovo, Atifete Jahjaga, awarded Capitol Hill staffer Jason Steinbaum with a Presidential Medal of Merit on Monday.  

For more than 20 years, Steinbaum has been an activist on behalf of the young Republic of Kosovo. According to a news release, he received this award for his longtime dedication in advocating for Kosovo’s independence and international recognition.