What It's Really Like to Be at the State of the Union in 18 Tweets
A behind-the-scenes look at one of the biggest nights in Washington.
By STEPHANIE EBBS
January 21, 2015, 4:43 AM
• 10 min read
-- The State of the Union is televised and covered by countless media organizations, but traditionally few people actually get to see what goes on behind the scenes. Thanks to social media, all that has changed.
Here's a behind-the-scenes look at what it's like to attend one of the biggest events in Washington.
There's lots of preparation involved, from Senate pages to TV crews who camp out all day.