Posts Tagged ‘troops

11
Nov
19

Forever In Your Debt

****

27
Oct
19

Hidden Heroes

****

****

Former First Lady Michelle Obama became teary as she accepted the Tom Hanks Caregiver Champion award for service to military caregivers on Thursday night at the Elizabeth Dole Foundation’s Hidden Heroes gala.

Opening up during a speech at the Washington, D.C. event, the former first lady said she first became aware of the difficulties for spouses, parents, and children of wounded and ill vets while on the campaign trail when her husband was first running for president.

“You all changed me forever,” she said. “You have changed the way I see service, you’ve changed the way I see war, you’ve changed the way I see this entire country. Whether we simply talk about the values we like to pride ourselves on, values like duty and honor and patriotism, or if we actually live them out.”

More here

****

****

02
Aug
19

A Presidential Treat

12
Nov
18

Great Inspirations

11
Nov
18

Service, Responsibility, Generosity, And Citizenship

28
May
18

Honoring Their Sacrifice

22
Nov
17

An Army Ranger And His Commander In Chief

11
Nov
17

Courage, Commitment, And Talent

11
Nov
17

Veterans: We Honor You

29
Sep
17

The President’s Day At The Invictus Games

****

****




@POTUS

@BarackObama

@WhiteHouse

@FLOTUS

@MichelleObama

@PeteSouza

Enter your email address to receive notifications of new posts by email.

@TheObamaDiary

@NerdyWonka

RSS Obama White House.gov

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS WH Tumblr

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

Categories

Archives

Blog Stats

  • 41,991,516 hits
November 2019
M T W T F S S
« Oct    
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930