March 6th, 2009
03:04 PM ET
11 years ago

Cafferty: Does Michelle Obama have a future in politics?

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Earlier this week I wrote this in my column on CNN.com: “First lady Michelle Obama has blown away the stale air in a White House musty from eight years of the Bushes. It’s like the sun came out and a fresh spring breeze began wafting through the open windows.”

The First Lady recognizes the White House is “the people’s house”, inviting ordinary people, kids, you name it to visit. The nation’s first African-American first lady is also making the rounds among federal agencies — sometimes thousands of government employees line up to see her. She has visited schools in the district and yesterday she went to a soup kitchen.

An article in the Christian Science Monitor points out that one thing is clear about Michelle Obama’s post-election rollout. “She is no Hillary Clinton.”

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