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Michelle Obama boasts about her 'proudest achievements' - Sasha and Malia - during the first ever United State of Women Summit.

Toni Akindele
Jun, 16, 2016

Over the last eight years, Michelle Obama has accomplished a lot for our nation with initiatives like “Let’s Move,” “Joining Forces,” “Reach Higher” and “Let Girls Learn.” But out of all of these Madame FLOTUS disclosed in conversation with Oprah Winfrey at the first-ever United State of Women Summit, Tuesday that her proudest achievements as First Lady are her daughters Sasha and Malia Obama.

“You know, truly,” said Michelle Obama, “I am most proud of my daughters… I am very proud of those two and how they’ve managed this situation and how they have continued to be themselves – regular little girls trying to figure it out. And as all mothers do, you breathe that sigh of relief that you didn’t mess up your kids.”

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She added, “And every day I cross my finger and hope that I’m doing right by them, and I’m providing them with a good foundation so that they can be great people.”

What Madame FLOTUS is instilling in her daughters, is something she is sharing globally in her crusade for girls’ education. The Chicago Tribune reports that the three will be visiting Spain, Morocco and Liberia later this month to further the U.S. government’s efforts to help give adolescent girls equitable access to safe, quality education.

Their trip begins June 27 and concludes with their return back to the States July 1st. 

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