Tag Archive for Michelle Obama

Weekly Address: Merry Christmas from the President & First Lady

Barack and Michelle Obama, Christmas 2010 - White House Photo: Lawrence Jackson

WASHINGTON – In this week’s address, President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama wished families across the country a “Merry Christmas” and encouraged everyone to support the troops and their families this holiday season. Anyone can visit www.serve.gov to find ideas for what they can do to help our servicemen and women and their families.

Supporting Our Military Families

Today, the First Family will host more than 1,200 military heroes and their families for a Fourth of July celebration at the White House. The First Lady is asking 100 percent of Americans to support the brave men and women in uniform and their families back home.

Olympic Bid A No Win Situation for Obama

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama traveled to Copenhagen to support the bid of their home town Chicago to host the 2016 Summer Olympic Games. Their efforts mirrored those of the President Brazil to support the winning bid of Rio de Janeiro. In the end, Chicago’s proposal failed to gain the support of…

Is Michelle Obama Pregnant?

Don’t get too excited. Like another rumor-mongering blogger we know, Perez Hilton is reporting a rumor on his website that First Lady Michelle Obama is expecting. There’s no comment from the White House, no sources cited and no visible baby bump.  In August 2008, comedian and racist Rush Limbaugh opined on his radio program that Michelle…

A Holiday Wish from Michelle Obama

Dan — This holiday season, the grassroots movement you helped build can make a big difference for those in need. I hope you will join me in supporting your favorite charity or contributing to causes that are especially meaningful to me and my family. While many of us will spend the holidays counting our blessings…

Let’s Not Forget Michelle Obama’s Speech

One of my conservative friends labeled it, “The Huxtable Speech,” designed to show Americans that the Obama Family was a lot like theirs or the Huxtable Family from the 1980’s Cobsy Show.  But seriously, how much more down to earth does one need to go to show that the Obama’s are more in touch with…