First lady gets resume from girl with jobless dad

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First lady Michelle Obama answers questions during the White House's annual "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day," Thursday, April 24, 2014, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
First lady Michelle Obama answers questions during the White House's annual "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day," Thursday, April 24, 2014, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Michelle Obama is rearranging plans for a speech before graduating high school seniors in Topeka, Kansas, in the face of protests that her appearance at a combined graduation ceremony for five schools would limit seating for families and friends. She had accepted the district’s invitation to speak May 17 at the combined ceremony to mark that day’s 60th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in Brown v. Board of Education, outlawing school segregation. The case originated in Topeka. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
First lady Michelle Obama answers questions during the White House's annual "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day," Thursday, April 24, 2014, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
First lady Michelle Obama smiles as she answers questions during the White House's annual "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day," Thursday, April 24, 2014, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
First lady Michelle Obama answers questions during the White House's annual "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day," in the East Room of the White House on Thursday, April 24, 2014, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
First lady Michelle Obama answers questions during the White House's annual "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day," Thursday, April 24, 2014, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
First lady Michelle Obama answers questions during the White House's annual "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day," Thursday, April 24, 2014, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
First lady Michelle Obama answers questions during the White House's annual "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day," Thursday, April 24, 2014, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
US First Lady Michelle Obama answers questions from children of Executive Office employees at the White Houses annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, April 24, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
US First Lady Michelle Obama greets children after answering questions from Executive Office employees at the White Houses annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, April 24, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
US First Lady Michelle Obama answers questions from children of Executive Office employees at the White Houses annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, April 24, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
US First Lady Michelle Obama answers questions from children of Executive Office employees at the White Houses annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, April 24, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 24: White House Chief of Operations Kimberly Trueblood (L) introduces U.S. first lady Michelle Obama during the White House's annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day at the White House on April 24, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama took questions from the children during the event including, 'What's your favorite color?', 'What's your favorite food?' and 'What is your favorite place to travel?'. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
US First Lady Michelle Obama answers questions from children of Executive Office employees at the White Houses annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, April 24, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 24: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama speaks with Executive Office employees' children during an event to mark the White House's annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day at the White House on April 24, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama took questions from the children during the event including, 'What's your favorite color?', 'What's your favorite food?' and 'What is your favorite place to travel?'. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 24: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama takes questions from Executive Office employees' children during an event to mark the White House's annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day at the White House on April 24, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama took questions from the children during the event including, 'What's your favorite color?', 'What's your favorite food?' and 'What is your favorite place to travel?'. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 24: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama takes questions from Executive Office employees' children during an event to mark the White House's annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day at the White House on April 24, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama took questions from the children during the event including, 'What's your favorite color?', 'What's your favorite food?' and 'What is your favorite place to travel?'. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 24: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama answers questions from Executive Office employees' children during an event to mark the White House's annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day at the White House on April 24, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama took questions from the children during the event including, 'What's your favorite color?', 'What's your favorite food?' and 'What is your favorite place to travel?'. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 24: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama answers questions from Executive Office employees' children during an event to mark the White House's annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day at the White House on April 24, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama took questions from the children during the event including, 'What's your favorite color?', 'What's your favorite food?' and 'What is your favorite place to travel?'. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 24: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama answers questions from Executive Office employees' children during an event to mark the White House's annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day at the White House on April 24, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama took questions from the children during the event including, 'What's your favorite color?', 'What's your favorite food?' and 'What is your favorite place to travel?'. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 24: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama waves goodbye to Executive Office employees' children after an event to mark the White House's annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day at the White House on April 24, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama took questions from the children during the event including, 'What's your favorite color?', 'What's your favorite food?' and 'What is your favorite place to travel?'. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
US First Lady Michelle Obama greets children after answering questions from Executive Office employees at the White Houses annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, April 24, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Children make faces for the television cameras as US First Lady Michelle Obama speaks with children of Executive Office employees at the White Houses annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, April 24, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
US First Lady Michelle Obama holds up a glass of water as she encourages children to drink water as she speaks with children of Executive Office employees at the White Houses annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, April 24, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
US First Lady Michelle Obama speaks with children of Executive Office employees at the White Houses annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, April 24, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
US First Lady Michelle Obama speaks with children of Executive Office employees at the White Houses annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, April 24, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Children raise their hands to ask questions of US First Lady Michelle Obama as she speaks with children of Executive Office employees at the White Houses annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, April 24, 2014. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON (AP) - Michelle Obama's annual question-and-answer session with the children of Executive Office employees has taken a somber turn.

A young girl in the front row at Thursday's event told the first lady that her dad had been out of work for three years. Then the girl popped up to hand Mrs. Obama her dad's resume.

The first lady seemed taken aback. Then Mrs. Obama explained to the other children, who might not have heard the girl's comment, that it was a private matter but the girl was "doing something for her dad." Mrs. Obama promised to deal with the matter later.

When the event ended, Mrs. Obama gave the girl a hug and then reached back to grab the resume off a table as she left the East Room.
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