Did You See Laura Bush School Michelle Obama?

Remember when President Obama complained about First Lady Michelle Obama not getting paid a government salary?

Here’s what Obama said at the time:

“Let me tell you, now, Michelle would point out First Ladies get paid nothing, so there’s clearly not equal pay in the White House when it comes to her and me. I want a big paycheck for Michelle.”

Well, in an interview with former First Lady Laura Bush, CSPAN asked Bush if First Ladies should be paid a government salary. And here’s how Bush schooled the Obama’s on the issue:


For Bush, the First Lady should only be paid if she has a career outside of being First Lady. But, for the Obama’s, being First Lady and getting all the government perks is not enough, a hefty salary is needed as well.



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