The Bravest Families in America
"Their stories took my breath away, and I vowed that if my husband had the honor of serving this country, that I would be that voice [for them]," says Mrs. Obama.
She says it's a challenge to get the message out about military families because they never ask for help. "They are buckling down and making it through, so it's easy for us to forget. That's why we have to lift these families up," Mrs. Obama says.