Michelle Obama: 'Yay' for sprinter Allyson Felix

Fellow board member Drew Brees, quarterback for the New Orleans Saints, also sent her a shout out.

Most of the congratulatory tweets for Olympians sent out by the White House this month have been tagged “-mo” for the first lady, who also led the presidential delegation to London for the opening ceremonies. But swimmer Michael Phelps and the U.S. women’s gymnastics team got special shout-outs straight from the president.

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