Ann Arborite Choi Palms-Cohen
She's been told that when she was adopted at age three, she was so malnourished she looked like a one-year-old. Knowing that her life might have turned out very differently keeps her humble. Of her role in her husband's new mission she says: "I will never forget, nor will I ever take for granted, that this is a privilege, that this is temporary."
Update: On Nov. 2, Hansen Clarke was elected to represent Michigan's 13th congressional district.
[Originally published in November, 2010.]