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Thursday, October 28th, 2010
Associated Press



MICHELLE OBAMA MAKES APPEARANCE AT
THE WOMEN'S CONFERENCE
by Associated Press

First lady Michelle Obama greets California first lady Maria Shiver, Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010, at the Women's Conference in Long Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The first ladies of California and the country have come together. State first lady Maria Shriver welcomed Michelle Obama at Shriver's annual Women's Conference in Long Beach, Calif., later on October 26th.

Former first lady Laura Bush, left, is seen on stage with Maria Shriver, wife of California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, at the Women's Conference, Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010, in Long Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)

Obama spoke during the conference's "Main Event" at the Long Beach Convention Center. Other speakers that day included Deepak Chopra, Oprah Winfrey and former first lady Laura Bush.

Retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor accepts the Minerva Award during the Women's Conference Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010, in Long Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)

Obama previously appeared at the Women's Conference in 2007, alongside other spouses of 2008 presidential candidates. Shriver said she was eager to hear Obama share how her life had changed since then. Obama's appearance and other "Main Event" programs were streamed live online.




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