First Lady Michelle Obama’s Mom Speaks Out on Presidential Election

"I admire how hard Barack works," said Marian Robinson

Marian Robinson

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From The Grio

The mother of First Lady Michelle Obama, Marian Robinson, has broken her silence on the race for the White House.

In a recent op-ed that she penned for Essence Magazine, Robinson explains why she is backing her son in law.

Robinson resides in the White House and plays a supportive role for her daughter and the president, by helping to raise her grandchildren. Although she is at the center of it all, she has not been at the forefront of the campaign. This piece changes all that by voicing her full support of the president and his policies from her point of view.

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