Post Politics: Michelle Obama


Posted at 01:19 PM ET, 04/24/2014

Michelle Obama changes date of Kansas commencement speech

First lady alters date of graduation speech in Kansas to alleviate concerns from families over tickets

By David Nakamura  |  01:19 PM ET, 04/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:23 PM ET, 03/04/2014

Why did Michelle Obama give a Ukrainian pop star the Women of Courage award?

Ruslana Lyzhychko is more than a Eurovision winner: She’s an activist in the Ukrainian revolution.

By Masuma Ahuja  |  06:23 PM ET, 03/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:24 PM ET, 03/03/2014

First lady Michelle Obama and daughters to visit China this month

The first lady and her daughters will focus on education initiatives during China trip.

By David Nakamura  |  12:24 PM ET, 03/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:11 PM ET, 01/07/2014

First lady to do West Coast fundraising swing later this month

Michelle Obama will headline a couple of Democratic fundraisers in San Francisco and LA at the end of the month.

By Juliet Eilperin  |  04:11 PM ET, 01/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:46 PM ET, 09/20/2013

First lady: Obama should have been an architect

Michelle Obama revealed Friday President Obama wanted to become an architect.

By Juliet Eilperin  |  03:46 PM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:48 PM ET, 08/13/2013

Pop music album inspired by Michelle Obama's Let's Move!

The first lady is using popular music to inspire young people to take care of their bodies.

By Ruth Tam  |  02:48 PM ET, 08/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 07/23/2013

Speaking to Latinos in New Orleans, first lady pitches Obamacare

On Tuesday Michelle Obama made a new pitch to Latinos: sign up for health insurance this fall.

By Juliet Eilperin  |  05:00 PM ET, 07/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 07/02/2013

Michelle Obama jokes: White House 'a really nice prison'

Obama and Bush commiserated on how hard it is to talk about substantive issues when people are focused on your hairstyle.

By Juliet Eilperin  |  10:00 AM ET, 07/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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