First Lady Michelle Obama (wearing Michael Kors) spoke during an event to launch Joining Forces, a national initiative to support and honor American's service members and their families, April 12, 2011 in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC. The first lady and Vice President Joseph Biden's wife Jill Biden will start a two-day national tour to visit examples of communities, businesses and non-profits organizations working to support military families.

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