Diane Patrick sought advice from Michelle Obama

The wife of 2020 Democratic candidate Deval Patrick, said she sought advice from a friend before her husband jumped into the fray -- and that friend was Michelle Obama.
1:55 | 01/22/20

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Have you spoken to Michelle Obama and she give you advice of those I did speak with Michelle Obama. This news. Before he decided not to run the first time but. When I sit that we spend a lot of time with. You know our family and advisors. She is one of the people I've moved out she was incredibly generous with her time anchored by so I think I'll stop. She doesn't happen Bellevue or whatever reason because firstly as well yes and no she and I are very different people. And so. I so admire her. Eight and everything that she did and the way that she was. Supportive. Her her husband and his work. But also independently. Yet ambitious on her own and determined to. To do the things that she cared about so while we are different people I would want to emulate that. Independence and music her voice forward you know to benefit children and you know she. Her her work in you know Stanley nutrition and her working and working with young children all things that I that I admire about her on it happening on the issues and probably my own style I know I have my own style. I admire her ex she's. She's amazing. I won't need her because it's just not who I am. It's just not who I am. But. She's she's unity can play. I don't think that she's a mixed. First Lady so we'll see that about me but it will be different. Uniqueness that I think that. As. I want it it differently. I think that she. Has some potential. Good thing. Does it means for us.

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