Category Archives: First Lady Michelle Obama

Video Updates | President Obama & First Lady Michelle Host White House Gala for African Leaders

President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will host an historic White House Gala for  50, that’s right FIFTY African leaders tonight. Lionel Richie will perform. GALA STARTS AT 9:30 P.M. EDT/8:30 P.M. CT Link to photos here.

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Happy Birthday President Barack Obama!

Today is the birthday for the 44th President of the United States: Barack Hussein Obama II Happy Birthday, Mr. President!!  

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Video | First Lady Michelle Obama: “The BLOOD of AFRICA RUNS Through MY VEINS

Remarks by the First Lady at the Summit of the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders– Full Transcript

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Happy 16th Birthday to First Daughter Malia Ann Obama!!

Today is the 16th Birthday of the President’s Eldest Daughter – Malia Ann Obama. Happy Birthday to someone who is blossoming into a beautiful young woman right before our eyes.

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Live White House Working Families Summit

Summit starts at 9 a.m. ET. Will update with MORE videos soon.

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President Obama Travels to Standing Rock Reservation In ND

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is making his first presidential visit to Indian Country Friday for a look at two sides of Native American life — a celebration of colorful cultural traditions on the powwow grounds and a view … Continue reading

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Videos | The Homegoing of Dr. Maya Angelou

Today is the Homegoing for Dr. Maya Angelou. To a life well lived. To what she gave the WORLD. Thank you, Dr. Angelou. Though I never met Dr. Angelou, she spoke to me through her words. She spoke to me … Continue reading

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