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Even with three stylish Obama ladies as residents, Washington, DC is not exactly a fashion capital. This weekend, however, the city got an influx of red carpet regulars thanks to the 2013 Presidential Inauguration. Eva Longoria, Girls‘ Allison Williams, Rosario Dawson, and Kerry Washington were among the politically-minded stars who stepped out at events like the Latino, Hip-Hop, and Green Inaugural Balls, as well as various lunches, brunches, and celebrations in support of President Obama’s second term.
It’s no secret that we think Hillary Clinton is pretty much the coolest Secretary of State to ever hit the Hill. We also happen to think “Benny and the Jets” is up there with the most fail proof of karaoke tunes. So we’re pleased to see that last night, Sir Elton joined Clinton to be honored by the Human Rights Commission, the Global Equity Fund and the Elton John AIDS Foundation in Washington, D.C.
It must be really good to be one of Michelle Obama‘s favorites. Jason Wu has no doubt been feeling the economic impact of the first lady wearing his dresses from day one of the Obama administration, and if his recent trip to Washington is any indication, her approval is really, really good for business.