Posts Tagged: Michelle Obama

Obamas Break Ground On Presidential Center In Chicago

Barack and Michelle Obama were in Chicago on Tuesday for the official groundbreaking ceremony for the new Obama Presidential Center. The campus will include a museum, athletic center, community building, public plaza, and a playground, located on Chicago’s Jackson Park. Construction began in August despite legal challenges from environmental groups concerned it will damage the local ecology. No… Read more »

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Michelle Obama and Others Urge Americans to Support Voting Rights

Michelle Obama is being joined by several celebrities in support of a voting rights bill that will expand access to voting nationwide as well as keep states from restricting the ability to vote by mail and, among other provisions, call for states to use independent redistricting commissions to create congressional district boundaries and keep other… Read more »

Michelle Obama Speaks Out About Meghan Markle Interview

The shock of Meghan Markle’s interview with Oprah Winfrey may have worn off a little but it’s still a topic of conversation, especially when speaking to political figures, and former First Lady Michelle Obama was recently asked about her opinion on the matter. During an interview with Access Hollywood, Mrs. Obama was asked her thoughts on the… Read more »

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Michelle Obama Will Be Inducted into the National Women’s Hall of Fame

She is our favorite First Lady, who has many accomplishments under her belt, and now she can add one more.  Michelle Obama will be inducted into the National Women’s Hall of Fame.  Congratulations!   Our former first lady will be honored along with American Soccer icon Mia Hamm, PepsiCo CEO Octavia Butler and other prominent women…. Read more »

Michelle Obama Launching a Children’s Show on Netflix

Michelle Obama took to social media to announce her latest venture with Netflix.  Waffles + Mochi will hit Netflix on March 16th. It is the latest project from Barack and Michelle Obama’s Higher Ground Production Company.  The show is a collaboration with Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA).  The show is about good food-discovering it, cooking it and eating it.  On… Read more »