Tim Cook to attend Obama's State of the Union address as guest of the First Lady

Tim Cook will be attending the State of the Union address as a guest of Michelle Obama on Tuesday. It is common for the presidential family to invite influential individuals from the tech community with past guests including Laurene Powell Jobs, widow of the late Steve jobs, and the co-founder of Instagram, Mike Krieger.

According to MercuryNews guests also on the list for this year include Bobak Ferdowsi of NASA. Tim Cook will also be joined by military families and the families of those that have been affect by gun violence.

The State of the Union address will be given on Tuesday, February 12th, at 9 p.m. eastern time.

Source: MercuryNews

Allyson Kazmucha

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