Tag Archives: Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama Empowers Hispanic Community at Nation Council of La Raza Conference

Speaking to over 1,800 attendees at the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) Annual Conference yesterday, First Lady Michelle Obama exclaimed, “Food is love… it’s how we pass on our culture and heritage as meals become family traditions and recipes are passed on from generation to generation.” But, said Obama, pointing to health issues like […]

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First Lady Michelle Obama Announces a New Program to Help Transitioning Servicemembers Get IT Jobs

In the ongoing effort to help our servicemembers and veterans transition from active duty service to the civilian job market, the White House today invited leaders from the private sector, the military services, industry trade associations, unions, educational institutions, state legislatures, veteran service organizations, and state licensing boards for a forum on military credentialing and […]

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First Lady Michelle Obama Hosts a “42” Movie Workshop for Students

First Lady Michelle Obama hosted 80 high school and college students from across the country on Tuesday for a screening of “42,” followed by an interactive workshop with the cast and crew of the movie. “42” tells the story of Jackie Robinson, the very first African American to play major league baseball. The panel was […]

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First Lady Michelle Obama Challenges America’s CEOs to be Bold in Finding Ways to Hire Veterans

First Lady Michelle Obama  met with the Business Roundtable yesterday, an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies which combined have nearly 16 million employees, and challenged these leaders to make bold commitments to hire our veterans and military spouses and help them reach their full potential within their companies. Mrs. Obama highlighted the need […]

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First Lady Michelle Obama Challenges Governors of all 50 States to Ease Service Members Transition to Civilian Work Force

Today, First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden highlighted the work that has been done across the country to change laws that require military spouses to attain new credentials when they move to a new state, and challenged the governors of all 50 states to take legislative or executive action to help our troops get the […]

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Big Bird Visits the White House

First Lady Michelle Obama invited Big Bird to to the White House to learn how easy and delicious it is to eat fruits and vegetables. Check out the latest PSAs from Mrs. Obama and Sesame Workshop celebrating Let’s Move!‘s third anniversary! The duo also spent some time in the East Room, where Big Bird learned how […]

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First Lady Michelle Obama and Toys for Tots Spread Holiday Cheer

First Lady Michelle Obama today stopped by a Toys for Tots service project at the Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling — a naval installation along the Potomac River in Washington DC — with “boxes and boxes” of gifts that were donated by White House staffers, American CEOs, and even First Daughters Malia and Sasha. As she thanked the […]

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First Lady Honors Honors National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award Recipients

Twelve exemplary after-school and out-of-school arts and humanities program were honored by First Lady Michelle Obama as recipients of the President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards yesterday. A group of students from the Mariachi Master Apprentice Program, one of the twelve recipients of the Award, also performed at the event. These exemplary after-school […]

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First Lady Michelle Obama: Get Out The Vote

First Lady Michelle Obama shares how hard President Obama is working for us and how we’ve got to get his back in this election. Watch and share today’s video.

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First Lady Michelle Obama: “I Cast My Vote Early for Barack Obama”

First Lady Michelle Obama shares how she voted early and how you can too. To get started go to GottaVote.com or VotemosTodos.com. Watch and share today’s video. —— Early Voting at all six alternate voting locations continues 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 pm, today, Wednesday, October 31 through Friday, November 2, and from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm on Saturday, November 3. […]

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