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Michelle Obama’s fundraiser with pension opponent John Arnold in Houston has now suddenly been cancelled “postponed.”

UPDATE: Politico has a brief story up on the cancellation of the fundraisers in Houston here.

Did the words of Houston Federation of Teachers President Gayle Fallon, its Director Zeph Capo, my post here about their opposition to the event, and a story in Politico nix the horrid thing?

I view this as a small but important victory.

Note the First Lady is still visiting New Orleans tomorrow, a spot mere hours from Houston. From ABC News Radio:

First lady Michelle Obama has postponed a campaign fundraiser that had been scheduled for Tuesday at the Houston home of billionaire and former Enron executive John Arnold, her office announced Monday.

The White House advisory cited “scheduling conflicts” for the change. Dana Guefen, a co-chair for the event, declined to comment to ABC News on why the event was moved.

Obama was to also appear at an earlier, larger fundraiser at the Westin Oaks in Houston. She was slated as the keynote speaker at both events….