First lady's non-political appeal an 'asset'
October 13th, 2010
12:00 PM ET

First lady's non-political appeal an 'asset'

(CNN) – First lady Michelle Obama is stepping out of her comfort zone and jumping into the political fray. She'll spend the next two weeks on the campaign trail helping to raise money for Democratic candidates in as many as seven states.  But a day before she put on her political hat, Mrs. Obama focused on one of her signatures issues, supporting military families.

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Topics: 2010 Elections • Michelle Obama • The Family • The News