By: April Ryan, aprildryan.com
Jason Collins, the first openly gay NBA player, will be seated in the First Ladies Box as the President Delivers his State of the Union Address in the Well of the House tonight at 9 pm.
The themes for tonight are Opportunity, Action and Optimism. The First Ladies’ Box is said to reflect the themes for tonight.
Collins appearance is said to represent opportunity though equality. Listen to April’s interview: