The Associated Press
President Barack Obama waves as he walks on stage with first lady Michelle Obama and daughters Malia and Sasha at his election night party Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, in Chicago. Obama defeated Republican challenger former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

While President Barack Obama sported a shiny blue tie at his victory speech in Chicago tonight, his wife and daughters picked a more bipartisan set of jewel tones. First lady Michelle Obama wore a shade of red, Malia a shade of blue and Sasha green.


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