First Ladies Exert 'Soft Power' with Fashion Choices

February 17, 2021 02:58 PM
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First ladies are not elected, but once their husband becomes president, they are expected to represent the nation and to look good while doing it. Although they have no overt political power, VOA's Dora Mekouar reports that modern first spouses have turned to "fashion diplomacy" to get their point across. 
Camera: Mike Burke