Black Lives Matter Co-Founder to Attend State of the Union
Alicia Garza, one of the founders of Black Lives Matter, will be the guest of Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) at President Obama's last State of the Union address on Tuesday. http://www.nbcnews.com/news/nbcblk/founder-black-lives-matter-attend-state-union-n493476
Trooper Douglass Invited to State of the Union
"Trooper Alex Douglass has been invited to watch President Obama's State of the Union address in person.
Douglass accepted Senator Pat Toomey's invitation to be his guest at Tuesday's speech in Washington, D.C.
Each member of Congress may invite a guest to sit in the gallery overlooking the House of Representative's chamber.
Douglass, from Lackawanna County, was badly hurt in an ambush at the Blooming Grove state police barracks in Pike County in 2014."http://wnep.com/2016/01/08/trooper-douglass-invited-to-state-of-the-union/
Annie Teall, San Bernardino 911 Dispatcher to Attend State of the Unionhttp://abcnews.go.com/US/san-bernardino-911-dispatcher-attend-state-union/story?id=36184732
Minnesota Somali-American deli owner to attend State of the Union
"Abdirahman Kahin's plan was to be in his native Djibouti on Dec. 26 to reunite with his mother and relatives that he hadn't seen in nearly two decades. Plans changed, though, when he got a call from Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken's office two days before his departure.
Kahin, 38, owner of Afro Deli & Grill restaurants in Minneapolis and St. Paul, was chosen by Franken to attend President Barack Obama's final State of the Union address next Tuesday in Washington, D.C."http://www.mprnews.org/story/2016/01/07/minnesota-somali-entrepreneur-obama-state-union
Jim Harbaugh among guests at State of the Union Tuesday
"Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh and his wife, Sarah, will be the guests of U.S. Reps. Justin Amash, R-Cascade Township, and Debbie Dingell, D-Dearborn, at President Barack Obama’s last State of the Union address."http://www.freep.com/story/news/politics/2016/01/08/jim-harbaugh-among-guests-state-union-tuesday/78504372/
President of Meriden mosque invited to State of the Union addresshttp://fox61.com/2016/01/07/president-of-meriden-mosque-invited-by-state-rep-to-state-of-the-union-address/