10/18/2010 // New York, US // TiffNews10 // News Desk
New York – First Lady Michelle Obama recently urged voters to not lose faith in the president’s vision. As reported by the Associated Press (AP), Obama spoke at a New York fundraiser for the Democratic National Committee and the Women’s Leadership Forum on Monday.
Obama is quoted by the AP as stating to the group, “I know that a lot of folks are still hurting. And I know for so many people, change has not come fast enough. Believe me, it hasn’t come fast enough for Barack, either.”
The First Lady is further quoted as stating of her husband’s presidential campaign, “Our campaign was never just about putting one man in the White House…It was always about building a movement for change millions of voices strong and a movement that lasts beyond one year and beyond one campaign.”
As noted in the report, approximately $1 million was raised for the DNC at the event.
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