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.
Terri Henderson, 6, center, whose mother is El Salvador, attends a rally with members of Congress at Union Station's Columbus Circle to announce the Restore Opportunity, Strengthen, and Improve the Economy (ROSIE) Act on July 29, 2014. The legislation provides incentives for government contractors to pay a living wage and other benefits that would help low-income workers.