8. She married a brainiac
Power met University of Chicago law professor Cass Sunstein while both were working on the Obama campaign. They married in 2008 and have two children. Here, President Obama throws a basketball in the air during departure photos with Samantha J. Power, senior director for Multilateral Affairs and Human Rights, and her family in the Oval Office, on Feb. 22, 2013. Watching the President, from left, are: Rian Power-Sunstein, Cass Sunstein, Samantha Power, Declan Sunstein, James Bourke, and Veronica Delany.
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