Single mother Shirley Young, of Soundview, sits for lunch with President Barack Obama before working families summit

President Barack Obama took a single mother from Soundview out to lunch. Shirley Young met the president Sunday at a summit in Washington, D.C.  He treated Young and four others to lunch at Chipotle.

News 12 Staff

Jun 25, 2014, 2:57 AM

Updated 3,644 days ago

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President Barack Obama took a single mother from Soundview out to lunch.
Shirley Young met the president Sunday at a summit in Washington, D.C. 
He treated Young and four others to lunch at Chipotle.
President Obama was hosting a summit on working families. Young is a single mother with a son who has severe scoliosis.
"He was just like us," Young says. "He's another human being. You can talk to him. And he was very receptive to what each of us had to say."


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