With an overflow crowd of supporters on the campus of Wake Forest University, Michelle Obama joined Hillary Clinton in casting Donald Trump in supremely unflattering terms, making the case together that Trump is not the right choice in November.
“One candidate has a vision that is grounded in hopelessness and despair,” Mrs. Obama said, as she made an appeal for voters to back Clinton, pushing back against talk from Trump that the election is rigged.
Michelle Obama encouraging early voting in North Carolina: “Vote early. Vote right now. Leave here, go vote” https://t.co/FMWG7da1GF
It was the first time the two First Ladies had appeared at a joint campaign event, all part of an effort to generate more buzz – and get more people to the polls.
North Carolina is an especially sought after part of the swing state puzzle for the November elections – Trump was there for two rallies yesterday – Trump has led in only one poll in the last month in the Tar Heel state.