The Washington Times - August 12, 2009, 10:02AM

President Obama is speaking soon at a White House reception in the East Room for the newest member of the U.S. Supreme Court: Justice Sonia Sotomayor.

Here is the list of attendees as distribued by the White House:

SEE RELATED:


First Lady Michelle Obama

Celina Sotomayor, family of Justice Sotomayor

Omar Lopez, family of Justice Sotomayor

Juan Sotomayor, family of Justice Sotomayor

 

US Supreme Court:

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, The US Supreme Court

Justice John Paul Stevens, The US Supreme Court

 

Administration Officials:

Gregory Craig, White House Counsel

Lisa Jackson, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency

Hilda Solis, Secretary of Labor

 

Members of Congress:

US Senator Patrick Leahy, Vermont

US Senator Robert Menendez, New Jersey

US Senator Benjamin Cardin, Maryland

US Representative Pedro Pierluisi, Puerto Rico

US Representative Nydia Velasquez, New York

US Representative Jerrold Nadler, New York

US Representative Alan Grayson, Florida

US Representative José Serrano, New York

US Representative John Conyers, Michigan

US Representative Anthony Weiner, New York

 

Federal Court of Appeals:

The Honorable Dennis Jacobs, Chief Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

The Honorable Robert Katzmann, United States Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

The Honorable Pierre Leval, United States Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

The Honorable Barrington Parker, United States Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

The Honorable David Tatel, United States Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia

The Honorable Rosemary Pooler, United States Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

 

Other elected officials and leaders:

Governor David Paterson, New York

Polly Baca, former Colorado state legislator

Louis Freeh, former Director, FBI, currently President, Freeh Group International

Wade Henderson, President/CEO, Leadership Conference on Civil Rights

Amy Mercado, President, Orange County (FL) Democratic Hispanic Caucus

Robert Morgenthau, District Attorney, New York County

Elizabeth Moynihan

Janet Murguia, President and CEO, National Council of La Raza

Karen Narasaki, Executive Director, Asian American Justice Center

John Payton, Director-Counsel and President of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund

Federico Peña, former Secretary of Transportation, Energy, currently Managing Director, Vestar Capital Partners

Lillian Rodriguez-Lopez, President, Hispanic Federation

Ramona Romero, President, Hispanic National Bar Association; Corporate Counsel for Logistics and Energy, DuPont

Ted Shaw, Professor of Professional Practice, Columbia Law School, formerly Director-Counsel and President, NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund

Raul Yzaguirre, Executive Director and Presidential Professor of Practice, The Center for Community Development and Civil Rights at Arizona State University

 

— Jon Ward, White House reporter, The Washington Times

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