Congressman Who Gave SOTU Ticket Says He Didn't Know It Was for Kim Davis

She was jailed after refusing to issue same-sex couples marriage licenses.

Who invited her?

But Davis’ attorney, Mat Staver, and the Family Research Council wouldn’t say which members of Congress shared their gallery tickets with the conservative group.

For much of Tuesday, it wasn’t clear whose ticket Davis was using, with many Capitol Hill staffers unsure which of Congress’ 534 sitting members invited the controversial Rowan County clerk.

The Huffington Post reported that the Ohio Republican did not know that his ticket went to Davis until after her announcement, and initially knew only that it was going to the Family Research Council.

“Our staff heard from the Family Research Council that Ms. Davis and her family hoped to attend the State of the Union address and so we offered a ticket,” Jordan told ABC News in a statement later on Tuesday.

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