Entertainers Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony will be among the more than 100 guests at President Barack Obama’s Super Bowl party on Sunday.
The White House guest list includes Members of Congress, Cabinet officials and elected officials from Wisconsin and Pennsylvania, the home states of the teams in the game. A White House aide clarified why the two celebrities are in the mix.
“They are co-owners of the Miami Dolphins,” the aide said.
Other attendees include Attorney General Eric Holder, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, Pennsylvania Sens. Pat Toomey (R) and Bob Casey (D), Rep. Reid Ribble (R-Wis.), former Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle (D), Madison Mayor Dave Cieslewicz and Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett.
From left, Rep. Christopher H. Smith, R-N.J., David Goldman, the father of a child who was abducted to Brazil by the mother, and Arvind Chawdra, a father whose two children were abducted to India by their mother, attend a news conference in the Rayburn House Office Building on international child abduction.
Each year since 1990, CQ Roll Call has reviewed the financial disclosures of all 541 senators, representatives and delegates to determine the 50 richest members of Congress. This year's report, derived from forms covering the calendar year 2012, shows it took a net worth of $6.67 million to crack the exclusive club.