Michelle Obama says she's 'sick of the chaos' of U S politics

Michelle Obama Officiates Chicago Wedding

Obama reminded listeners not to be fooled into thinking not voting is making a big statement. "Democracy continues with or without you". 'Folks who are voting know the impact'. "We experienced that. But we had a great president", she said, referring to her husband, former President Barack Obama.

'Those sheriffs that we elect they decide how are streets are policed, ' Mrs Obama said Sunday. To register to vote, go to Florida's online registration website.

"We get the leaders we vote for".

People interested in attending the rally can go to the When We All Vote website. "And when we don't vote, that's when we wind up with government of, by and for other people", Obama told about 2,000 people inside a high school gymnasium.

Obama's appearance at the University of Miami's Watsco Center is part of a national tour by the organization When We All Vote, which she co-chairs. The organization promotes participation regardless of political affiliation.

She hasn't overtly supported any Democratic candidates this year, but her husband has made appearances in California and OH to support his party.

Voters this November will decide a number of consequential races, including governor, USA senator and a dozen constitutional amendments that could see most ex-felons given the right to vote and greyhound racing banned in the state, among other things.

Former First lady Michelle Obama launched a campaign to encourage people to vote, telling a crowd of supporters in Las Vegas Sunday (September 23), "Believe me, I am frustrated too".

'Stop this, ' she laughed in response.

Actor and comedian Keegan-Michael Key came closest to delivering a partisan message, telling the crowd that America is at "a very, very interesting time".

Other speakers included actress Kelly McCreary of ABC's Grey's Anatomy; actress Lana Parrilla of ABC's Once Upon a Time; journalist Maria Elena Salinas; and local first-time voters.

Other speakers at Sunday's event did not mention partisan politics.

The tour will cover 10 cities and kick off in Chicago on November 13, the day of the books release.

The wedding photographer shared a stunning shot of the newly married couple on her Instagram page, but photos of FLOTUS at the event seem to be pretty scarce.

Related News:

  • Meghan Markle and Prince Harry show off their competitive side

    Meghan Markle and Prince Harry show off their competitive side

    Her sister-in-law, the Duchess of Cambridge, is never one to dodge a sporting challenge - no matter how unorthodox her attire. Dancer Ginger Rogers famously did everything her partner Fred Astaire did, but backwards and in high heels.
    ‘Death Stranding’ Trailer Introduces New Character & Giant Man-Eating Monster

    ‘Death Stranding’ Trailer Introduces New Character & Giant Man-Eating Monster

    This freaky dude is being voice by Troy Baker , legendary video game voiceover artist. Whenever you think you have it figured out, Kojima throws another curveball at you.
    Huras al-Din armed group rejects demilitarisation deal for Syria's Idlib

    Huras al-Din armed group rejects demilitarisation deal for Syria's Idlib

    The agreement involved the withdrawal of "radically-minded" militants, including the al-Nusra Front, from the region, he added. The terror outfit also advised its members "in this decisive and risky phase".
  • Tiger Woods reveals what Rory McIlroy said to him on 18th hole

    Tiger Woods reveals what Rory McIlroy said to him on 18th hole

    As he walked the fairway on the 18th hole Sunday afternoon, a large crowd began chanting his name and swarming onto the course. Following his victory, Skratch TV released a video on social media of Woods watching those critics say he'd never win again.
    Power returning after Environment Canada confirms two Ottawa tornadoes

    Power returning after Environment Canada confirms two Ottawa tornadoes

    Officials set up shelters for those who couldn't return home and they said crisis counselling would be available. El-Chantiry also urged residents to remain patient, since the level of damage has left many homes unsafe.
    Patriots QB Tom Brady reacts to Jimmy Garoppolo injury

    Patriots QB Tom Brady reacts to Jimmy Garoppolo injury

    It's a tough injury. "Feel for him personally". "I've been through an ACL and it just sucks", said Brady. He was carted to the locker room and afterwards the 49ers feared the worst, which was confirmed Monday.
  • John Legere Unveils the New Metro by T

    Considering that the regular membership costs $119/year, paying for it via your phone bill is just more convenient in our eyes. T-Mobile is betting that its service hits a sweet spot for cost-conscious users, and it might be on the right track.

    Ballpark worker videoed apparently spitting on pizza

    It says food safety "is our top priority and we will take any appropriate action necessary to protect our guests". Officials later confirmed Kerley is no longer employed by Comerica Park following the incident on Friday.
    Lopetegui to face pressure head on as Real Madrid begin…

    Lopetegui to face pressure head on as Real Madrid begin…

    Real Madrid moved top of La Liga after Marco Asensio's VAR-awarded strike proved enough to beat Espanyol . Asked if he liked the No. 10 as an alternative, Asensio said it already has a good owner in Luka Modric .
  • Mohamed Salah wins FIFA Puskas award for goal against Everton last season

    James Rodriguez, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Neymar are among the other star names from the sport to have been awarded the Puskas prize in their careers.
    EPL: What Chelsea assistant coach, Zola said about Hazard

    EPL: What Chelsea assistant coach, Zola said about Hazard

    Kovacic , who joined Chelsea on a season-long loan deal in the summer, rates United hero Scholes as the best midfielder ever. But deciding on the wearer of the armband is not exactly high up on Sarri's list of priorities at Stamford Bridge .
    Jets contact Steelers about Bell trade

    Jets contact Steelers about Bell trade

    Based on the franchise tag rules, he can't sign a long-term contract (with the Steelers or another team) until after the season. Second-year back Elijah McGuire , recovering from a broken foot, is expected to come off injured reserve after the eighth game.

Most liked

Kate Middleton was the most stylish guest at her friend's nuptials
However Charlotte, three , didn't look like she was having as much fun as she performed her bridesmaid duties. They melted hearts around the world when they rocked miniature versions of their outfits.

Sobeys owner to acquire Farm Boy grocery chain
The owner of Sobeys , Empire Company, has reached an agreement to purchase the Farm Boy grocery chain for $800 million. Bellemare opened the first Farm Boy store in Cornwall in 1981, expanding to Ottawa the next year.

Disney Bows To Pressure, Reanimates Princess Tiana In 'Ralph Breaks the Internet'
And thanks to a real-world internet campaign, they'll now all be looking like their traditional selves - including Princess Tiana. Because of these conversations, Disney restored Tiana and the other princesses of color to their original depiction.

Serena Williams sings I Touch Myself for breast cancer awareness
Williams said being a mother had helped her get through the immediate aftermath of her on court spat with officials. Her publicist intervened, saying: "Sorry, that's four questions about the U.S.

Huawei confident the Kirin 980 will outpace Apple's A12 Bionic
Power efficiency is 57% better on the processor and an extremely impressive 178% better on the the GPU. The Kirin 980 now supports real time video processing and can identify 4,500 images per minute.

Google Pixel 3 XL leaks again, showing off notch and cameras
While the smartphone world is now moving from dual cameras to tripe cameras, Google is still sticking with the single rear camera. Posted to Twitter by Ishan Agarwal , the images show a white Pixel 3 XL , complete with a mint power/lock button on its side.

Red Dead Redemption 2 Hunting, Finishing, and Wildlife Detailed
In conjunction with general wildlife mechanics and design, Rockstar also detailed how hunting and fishing work in the game. Check out gameplay from Red Dead Redemption 2 below, and pick up the bloody western when it hits shelves on October 26.

Yale Law School professors cancel class as students protest Kavanaugh nomination
Rather, she's become ensnared in the latest coverage of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and his interaction with women. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) joined the students in New Haven and, later, in Washington.

Donald Trump expects second summit with Kim Jong-un soon
Bolton, like Pompeo, is part of a far more hawkish national security team than the one that surrounded Trump a year ago. Donald Trump is expecting to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un for the second time "quite soon".

Frank Lampard reveals message from Jose Mourinho ahead of Man Utd clash
Frank Lampard believes Jose Mourinho will "spawn a lot of managers" as he prepares to face his former boss on Tuesday. What we can't do is go there and walk away and say we should've done this or that. "We have to give everything".

William Hayes Out For Season Trying To Avoid Penalty On Hitting QB
Packers linebacker Clay Matthews has been hit with questionable calls in all three of Green Bay's games. Gase was asked if the new rule was to blame for the injury. "I'm just telling you what he did".

Al Matthews' memorable roles from Grange Hill to Aliens
Details about his death were not immediately available, although officials have ordered an autopsy to determine the cause. As well as singing and acting, Matthews was a member of the US Marine Corps and served during the Vietnam War.

Second woman accuses US Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault
Beyond his ascension into the highest court in the USA , questions have come up about Kavanaugh's current employment. So, Ramirez went from uncertain, to confident in order to support Ford's claim.

Interstate Left Covered In Fish After Hurricane Florence Floodwaters Recede
According to [Hedges], most of the charges stem from her administering amoxicillin to animals that arrived at the shelter sick. We chose to use this space as our emergency disaster center. "We have never seen one like this", North Carolina Gov.

Oil price rises as markets tighten ahead of Iran sanctions
Oil at US$100 may not be sustainable in the longer-term because demand may be threatened by the U.S. Wall Street bankers and hedge funds also saw some caveats to the bullish mood.