First lady Jill Biden includes Ukraine ambassador on her list of State of the Union guests

Markarova in recent weeks has been an outspoken defender of Ukraine in her country’s fight against Russian invasion. On Monday, Markarova met with members of Congress to ask for continued sanctions and more weapons, saying, “We are not asking anyone to fight for us, we are defending our country ourselves. But we need all the … Read more

A look back at some of the most notable guests from past State of the Union addresses

The speech will come at a critical time for his presidency as he deals with nominating a new Supreme Court justice, managing a shaky economy and trying to prevent further Russian aggression in Ukraine. Tuesday is also the Texas primary, the first election of the 2022 midterm campaign. The speech will inevitably be tied to … Read more