Michelle Obama Griped About Money In Politics, Then Asked For Big Fat Check

Barack isn’t the only Obama who likes to do fundraising. So does Michelle. She went to a Democrat Party fundraiser in Chicago this week and complained about money in politics. Then she asked attendees to open up their wallets and write big, fat checks.

“So, yeah, there’s too much money in politics. There’s special interests that have too much influence. But they had all that money and all that influence back in 2008 and 2012 and we still won those elections,” she said.

Mrs. Obama then urged fellow Democrats to add even more money to the political system.

“There is something you can do right now today to make a difference, and that is to write a big, fat check. I kid you not,” she said. “I’m going to be honest with you. That’s what we need you to do right now. We need you to write the biggest, fattest check that you can possibly write.”(Read More)