The first lady issued a statement to DailyMail. That's just my instinct and I go with my gut and my gut's always right. Then, in a startling suggestion she claimed her 'gut' was telling her that the first lady was only doing 'the worst job in the country' for the sake of her young son, Barron. Later in the day the first lady's office hit back — hard — issuing a statement for Mrs. The first lady left with her husband and son for the Trump Bedminster golf course, where they are spending the holiday weekend.