First ladies and their causes

POSTED: 09:26 AM PDT Apr 13, 2012    UPDATED: 02:22 PM PDT Sep 30, 2012 

First lady Michelle Obama worked out with trainers from "The Biggest Loser" at the White House as part of her national Let's Move! initiative. Take a look at other Presidential first ladies and the causes they have supported.

First lady Nancy Reagan
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Nancy Reagan embarked on a campaign against drugs during her years as first lady: "Just Say No." The slogan inspired thousands to start "Just Say No" clubs and marches. Her popularity saw a boost, and student drug and alcohol addiction decreased from one-third to one-fourth in the mid-80s.


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