Obama calls wife Michelle 'an unbelievable professional, and partner, and mother, and wife'—and integral to his campaign--The featured speaker at a luncheon, Michelle Obama is about to ask a crowd of influential Chicago women to commit their hearts and wallets to her husband's presidential campaign.
But first she's going to make sure they know that U.S. Sen. Barack Obama forgot to put the butter away this morning.
When the Obamas agreed he'd run, they hoped there was a real possibility to make a fundamental change in the country as a whole.
"We made a promise to each other that this campaign would be about telling the truth and being authentic and connecting with people," she said, "getting people excited not just about Barack but about politics."
Sunday, April 22, 2007