First ladies and their causes

Published On: Apr 13 2012 12:26:20 PM EDT   Updated On: Sep 13 2012 07:46:51 AM EDT

First lady Michelle Obama worked out with trainers from "The Biggest Loser" at the White House as part of her national Let's Move! initiative. Take a look at other Presidential first ladies and the causes they have supported.

First Lady Bird Johnson
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Library of Congress

As testament to Lady Bird Johnson's environmental ardor, a grove of skyscraper-esque trees in Redwood National Park bears her name. During her husband's time in office, she fully embraced nature and sponsored the Highway Beautification Act.

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