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2009: Standing Together

Photos of Michelle and Barack Obama

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Barack and Michelle stand together in Washington, DC.
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The Obamas at Calvin Coolidge High School in Washington, DC on January 19, 2009.

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Michelle on being a political wife: "It's hard and that's why Barack is such a grateful man."
Source: William Finnegan. "The Candidate." NewYorker.com. 5/31/2004.

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