Rhode Islanders Head To Washington For The President's State Of The Union Address

Jan 28, 2014

Four Rhode Islanders are joining the congressional delegation for tonight’s State of the Union Address.

Rhode Island’s senior Sen. Jack Reed’s guest will be Anne Nolan, president of the non-profit homeless agency Crossroads RI. Sen.

Sheldon Whitehouse is bringing businessman Scott DePasquale, the CEO of Utilidata, a company that moved to Rhode Island from Washington state two years ago.

Over in the House, Congressman Jim Langevin’s guest is Davide Dukcevich of Daniele Foods, a Burrillville company specializing in gourmet Italian meats.

And Central Falls Mayor James Diossa will be the guest of Congressman David Cicilline.

You can hear President Obama’s State of the Union address on Rhode Island Public Radio starting at 9 o’clock tonight.