WHITE HOUSE: Climate activist recounts VIP treatment at SOTU Robin Bravender, E&E reporter Published: Thursday, January 30, 2014 When Tyrone Davis met Michelle Obama on Tuesday, he tried to shake her hand. But she went in for a hug. Please subscribe to Greenwire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.