Michelle Obama

Mrs. Obama: Husband Knows What Struggle Means
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Democrats are using one of President Barack Obama’s strong suits, that voters believe he understands the problems of ordinary people, to trump his weakest suit, the economy. Michelle Obama played those cards with force in a Democratic convention speech Tuesday ni…
700 Turn Out For Michelle Obama In Jackson
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — About 700 people turned out for a fundraiser with Michelle Obama in Jackson over the weekend. Campaign officials declined to say how much money was raised for the president’s campaign at Saturday’s luncheon at the Snow King Resort. Tickets to the event start…
School Lunches To Have More Veggies, Whole Grains
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The first major nutritional overhaul of school meals in more than 15 years means most offerings, including popular pizza, will come with less sodium and more whole grains, with a wider selection of fruits and vegetables on the side, first lady Michelle Obama and Agricul…
Michelle Obama Breaks Jumping Jacks Record
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama now holds part of a world record. The first lady announced in an email Monday that her October bid to break the record for the most people doing jumping jacks in a 24-hour period succeeded. Mrs. Obama says 300,265 people participated, shattering the old record…