Michelle Obama Tells NPR She ‘Never Ever’ Would Have Chosen Politics For Herself

As a kid, Michelle Obama rode around with her Chicago-precinct-captain father in his Buick during his visits to constituents. She later became friends with Jesse Jackson’s daughter.

And it was from these experiences that she learned something important — that she wanted nothing to do with politics.
“Politics felt mean,” the former first lady tells All Things Considered host Audie Cornish, “and I could see how disruptive it could be to family life, how all_ consuming it could be.”

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Author: Suravi Farzana