A visual history of Michelle Obama’s State of the Union guests

The Post's graphics team has a great look back at the people who have flanked Michelle Obama in the first lady's box at previous States of the Union speeches.

Click below to see the interactive graphics, which shows you who has sat in the box and why they were invited (be it because of military heroism, economic anecdotes or because they are political players).

 

Aaron Blake covers national politics and writes regularly for The Fix.

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