Michelle Obama to visit oil-soaked Gulf coast
Michelle Obama is planning a mid-July trip to the Gulf coast region, hit hard by the BP oil spill
AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta
First lady Michelle Obama plans to visit the Gulf oil spill region in the coming weeks.
He did not release the exact date, but the trip was expected to take place around mid-July.
Vice President Joe Biden also got a firsthand look at the cleanup efforts late last month.