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How to dress like a political wife

By Jessica Abrahams  

It is the fate of all “political wives” (and it is always wives, sadly) to be treated like a mannequin by the press. Their wardrobes are dissected almost as thoroughly as their husband’s policies—it is now such an expected feature of media coverage that details of their outfits are sometimes sent to journalists in press releases.

As a result, there are certain rules that must be followed:

1) Whatever you wear, it must be “from…

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