Shutdown casualty: Michelle Obama’s West Coast fundraising trip postponed

Shutdown casualty: Michelle Obama’s West Coast fundraising trip postponed

[Ed. note: World’s smallest violin, please]

Don’t be surprised to see her husband appear with some noticeable bruises after he delivered the bad news to The Tower of Glower.

Michelle Obama’s West Coast fundraising swing set for this weekend has been canceled because of the government shutdown, according to a Democratic source with knowledge of the trip.

The first lady was scheduled to be in Los Angeles on Friday and in San Francisco on Sunday.

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Ironically, her Los Angeles stop was to make up for a Democratic National Committee fundraiser President Obama was to attend in September but had to cancel because of the crisis in Syria.

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