First lady makes a splash at DNC

First lady Michelle Obama pleaded with voters Tuesday to reward her husband with re-election, telling delegates at the Democrats’ convention that President Obama comes from humble beginnings and was able to reach the White House by taking advantage of the same kind of government assistance he is defending on the campaign trail.

Washington delegate Karl de Jong, of Seattle, Wash., gets loud at the Democratic National Convention2. (Barbara Salisbury/ The Washington Times)

Washington delegate Karl de Jong, of Seattle, Wash., gets loud at the Democratic National Convention2. (Barbara Salisbury/ The Washington Times)

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