Bringing Out The Big Guns! Quiet Duggar Sister Jana Hails Mom Michelle As 'A Role Model' –– Family Continues Damage Control Following Josh's Molestation Scandal

Josh Duggar Molestation Scandal Jana Michelle

Jun. 12 2015, Published 3:00 p.m. ET

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Rarely-heard-from Jana Duggar hailed her mother Michelle as "a role model," as the family looks to do damage control with Josh's molestation scandal battering their image.

In a post on the family's Facebook page showing a picture of the mother and daughter Thursday, Jana, 25, wrote, "Love spending time with this sweet lady.

"So thankful to have her as a role model, a friend and a mom! Always love my time with her."

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It's a surprising turn for Jana -- who has a very quiet social media presence, unlike her sisters Jessa and Jill -- to be trumpeting her family online, as the 19 Kids and Counting family looks to rebuild their image after taking a number of hits to their image in recent weeks due to Josh Duggar's uncovered molestation scandal, and their poorly received reaction to it.

Following last week's widely-panned FOX News interview with Michelle and Jim Bob, this week brought more unwelcome news to the once-revered reality TV clan. Moving trucks were seen at Josh's Maryland home, spurring speculation the embattled father-of-three was heading back to Arkansas; and a new report exposed the family's non-cooperation with a social worker who visited their home responding to a report involving a minor.



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