Congresswoman Terri Sewell

Representing the 7th District of Alabama

LA Times: A voting-rights pioneer, Cuban dissidents among State of Union guests

Jan 20, 2015
In The News

A mom who is an immigrant living in the U.S. illegally will be the guest of a California congressman at Tuesday night's State of the Union speech.

An Alabama lawmaker invited a 103-year-old voting-rights pioneer, who is portrayed in the movie "Selma," to hear President Obama.

A doctor who has treated Ebola patients will join a senator from Nebraska; the father of one of the Isla Vista shooting victims was invited; and several Cuban pro-democracy activists will also be guests in the gallery.

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