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Mrs Obama mulls political future and possibility of Presidential runByDaily Mail Reporter

Published: 19:19 EST, 26 April 2012 | Updated: 16:31 EST, 27 April 2012

The First Lady's whirlwind tour of Spain in 2010 better have been a once in a lifetime trip, because her getaway cost taxpayers nearly half a million dollars.

The highly controversial and lavish trip drew ire at the time, but the White House assured the public that the Obamas pick