Source: Los Angeles Times
Republican lawmaker Jim Sensenbrenner has apologized for snarky remarks made about First Lady Michelle Obama’s figure, including that she has a “large posterior” for someone who is always admonishing the nation to eat right and exercise.
“I regret my inappropriate comment and I have sent a personal note to the first lady apologizing,” the U.S. representative from Wisconsin said in a statement released to the media.
Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner
The lawmaker appears to have made two separate comments about the first lady’s derriere, both connected with his appearance at a church’s Christmas bazaar in Hartford, Wis. One church member in attendance, 72-year-old retiree Ann Marsh-Meigs, said she was among those stunned to hear Sensenbrenner’s negative comments about the first lady, which also extended beyond her figure.
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