January 27th, 2010
05:18 PM ET
4 years ago

Pelosi's guest list for the State of the Union address

Washington (CNN) - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has released this list of her guests for President Obama's first State of the Union address Wednesday night:

Front row of the Speaker's box (left to right):
Paul Pelosi, Jr. (Speaker's son)
Former Baltimore Mayor Thomas D'Alesandro (Speaker's brother)
Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley
Washington, D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty
Ted Kennedy, Jr.
Ophelia Dahl, Executive Director, Partners In Health
Barry Rand, CEO, AARP
Janet Murguía, President and CEO, National Council of La Raza
Ben Jealous, President and CEO, NAACP

Other guests in the Speaker's box will include:
Ambassador Elizabeth Bagley
Anna Burger, SEIU
Richard Trumka, President, AFL-CIO
Jim Guest, President and CEO, Consumers Union

Other guests of the Speaker in the Chamber will include:
Former Speaker of the House of Representatives Tom Foley

Full coverage: President Obama's State of the Union address

soundoff (36 Responses)
  1. Independant from IA

    Just read all her blogs
    Don't anybody like her???

    January 27, 2010 06:32 pm at 6:32 pm |
  2. Capt. Snarky

    I sure hope they are all flying in on their own dime, not ours.........

    January 27, 2010 06:36 pm at 6:36 pm |
  3. Fitz in Texas

    Maybe what Pelosi should do is invite real hard working Americans that not only pay her salary, but the salary of most of the other crooks in this administration.

    January 27, 2010 06:42 pm at 6:42 pm |
  4. annie against biased news

    Interesting guest list – unions, aarp and some family members.

    January 27, 2010 06:43 pm at 6:43 pm |
  5. annie against biased news

    How much of our tax dollars were spent fetching and toting these fools on her guest list? Rip up your aarp card and NEVER join a union.

    January 27, 2010 06:44 pm at 6:44 pm |
  6. Red by Choice

    Well, that is about the most liberal, special interest, pro-entitlement-programs group one could posibly assemble. Huh, I wonder why the national debt has quadrupled in the last year?

    January 27, 2010 06:46 pm at 6:46 pm |
  7. dave

    I'm fine with her family members being there. This is a big event.
    What's with the unions and racists (La Raza and NAACP) though?

    January 27, 2010 06:56 pm at 6:56 pm |
  8. John D.

    Now we see the real Pelosi. This is the side of her that should make us all barf. What a two-faced woman she is. Course, that is a requirement to be a Democrat.

    January 27, 2010 07:03 pm at 7:03 pm |
  9. whatever

    And I care about this because...?
    Don't you all love how B.O throw's the gay's under the bus with the dont ask dont tell ..Yeah that wil distract people long enough to stop talking about what a dolt I am for a while anyway and hope fully in the mean time I can try to understand what it is I am suppose to do as Prez.
    This guy is a complete D bag Politician.
    Meet the new boss same as the old boss.......

    January 27, 2010 07:06 pm at 7:06 pm |
  10. Joe

    Notice the AARP member in the box. Another payoff for the Health Plan that is dead. Wonder how much he was promised to support the PLan. Also wonder howmany seniors dropped there membership. I am one and will never support AARP again

    January 27, 2010 07:24 pm at 7:24 pm |
  11. ObamasRecordDefict

    UNION BOSSES galore.

    No wonder this country is so screwed up.

    January 27, 2010 07:54 pm at 7:54 pm |
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