Michelle Obama

FULL TEXT: Michelle Obama’s 2016 Democratic National Convention Speech

Below is the full text of Michelle Obama’s speech to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, July 25, 2016. MRS. OBAMA: Thank you all. (Applause.) Thank you so much. You know, it’s hard to believe that it has been eight years since I first came to this convention to talk with you about why I thought my husband should be…

Michelle Obama Crushes ‘Carpool Karaoke’ With Missy Elliott

Michelle Obama sings with Missy Elliott on James Corden’s “Carpool Karaoke.” The Late Late Show with James Corden/YouTube James Corden has had some A-list guests on “Carpool Karaoke,” but nothing like First Lady Michelle Obama. The clip began with a spoof of “The Late, Late Show” host getting into some trouble at the White House. “Hey there, I hear you…

VIDEO: Trump Campaign Chairman Denies Melania Trump Plagiarism Allegations

Donald Trump’s campaign chairman Paul Manafort flatly denied allegations Melania Trump lifted last night’s convention speech from Michelle Obama’s in 2008, claiming such an act would be “absurd.” “To say that she lifted any words from anybody is absurd,” Manafort told ABC News’ Tom Llamas. “Her speech last night was a very poignant presentation of her becoming an American citizen,…

First Lady Michelle Obama Cautions That Now’s Not the Time to ‘Tear Each Other Down’

U.S. first lady Michelle Obama and Oprah Winfrey participate in a conversation on “Trailblazing the Path for the Next Generation of Women” during the White House Summit on the United State Of Women, June 14, 2016, in Washington. Alex Wong/Getty Images As her husband endures a barrage of insults from GOP presumptive nominee Donald Trump in the wake of the…

Newton Visits White House For TV Show

WASHINGTON (AP) — Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has scored big for his new Nickelodeon series that launches Friday. Newton brought 10-year-old Rosie Smolowitz to the White House to interview Michelle Obama for the cable TV series “All in with Cam Newton.” The NFL star helps kids fulfill some of their dreams. A White House spokeswoman says the first lady…

President Obama to Pay Respects to Justice Scalia at Supreme Court

AP Photo (ABC News) — President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will pay their respects to the late Justice Antonin Scalia at the Supreme Court on Friday. “The president and the first lady on Friday will travel to the Supreme Court to pay their respects to Justice Scalia as he lies in repose there at the Supreme Court,”…

Michelle Obama, GOP Congress Head Toward Truce on School Lunches

FILE – In this Jan. 25, 2012 file photo, First lady Michelle Obama has lunch with school children at Parklawn elementary school in Alexandria, Va. A bipartisan Senate bill released Monday would revise healthier meal standards put into place over the last few years to give schools more flexibility in what they serve the nation’s schoolchildren, easing requirements on whole…