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Michelle Obama talks veterans´ jobs
and homes -- but not VA healthcare

Los Angeles Times, by Cathleen Decker

Original Article

Posted By:earlybird, 7/16/2014 7:01:47 PM

This is what it means to be first lady: you enjoy a 66% popularity rating, almost 20 points higher than your husband´s. And you can give an entire speech about the needs of veterans — for homes and good jobs — without ever having to refer to the conflagration over their medical care that has enveloped his White House. Michelle Obama was the guest of honor Wednesday at a Century City gathering called Unite for Veterans, where federal, state and local officeholders gathered along with business and academic specialists to pursue housing and employment opportunities for veterans.

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(Boy, she´s packed it on and those toned arms are going bat-wingy. But I digress.)

She cleverly sandwiched a $5000/head Dem fundraiser in between two nothingburger "keynote" speeches, enabling her to charge the flight and her expenses to us, the Taxpayers. And it´s my guess that Malia, who is occasionally mentioned as still being in LA for her "internship"with Spielberg, probably got a luxurious ride back home. Ya´ think?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MeiDei, 7/16/2014 7:15:56 PM     (No. 9927816)

Meanwhile, thousands of miles away in a war zone - many hundreds of active duty officers are getting pink slips so that they can start worrying about how they plan to feed, house & have their family medical needs taken care of - is that the caring she´s peddling? Talk about a Dream Act!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: eoddad, 7/16/2014 7:25:05 PM     (No. 9927828)

Who elected the National Geographic cover girl to anything.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Coy860, 7/16/2014 7:33:00 PM     (No. 9927839)

Does she support HR32 to correct a wrong done to widows of service members?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: jerseytomato, 7/16/2014 7:58:44 PM     (No. 9927868)

Someone forgot to photoshop the Wookie´s arms. They are far from toned.

Looks like she´s had a bit more plastic surgery, too.

Of course, Michelle gives ´talks.´ Meaningless, words, peppered with lot´s of fiction. One needs a pooper scooper to attend. Besides, it´s the only way her latest taxpayer funded weave get´s any attention. Veterans jobs? Are ´Veterans´ jobs related to ´shovel ready jobs,´ because neither exist.

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