Pelosi guests at State of Union include Md. governor, labor and NAACP officials

01/28/2014 5:27 PM

01/28/2014 5:42 PM

.Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, a top NAACP official and labor leaders will be among House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi's guests Tuesday at the Stete of the Union address

Pelosi, who represents a San Francisco-based congressional district, is a Baltimore native. Her father and brother were mayors of the city. She'll also be joined Tuesday by Richard Trumka, AFL-CIO president, and Roslyn Brock, chairman of the NAACP Board of Directors.

Also invited is Eliseo Medina,  international secretary-treasurer of the Service Employees International Union.

He leads the union's bid to have comprehensive immigration reform. He came to this country when he was 10 from Mexico with his mother and siblings to join their father, an immigrant farm worker.

 

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