Brownsville teacher to attend President Obama's State of the Union address
BROWNSVILLE, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — A Brownsville teacher is heading to Washington D.C. to attend President Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday.
First grade teacher Kathy Gomez, from Ben Brite Elementary, will be attending as a guest of Congressman Filemon Vela.
Her invite comes after Congressman Vela visited her classroom and noticed a life size cut out of the President.
Congressman Vela hopes Gomez will then share her firsthand experience with her students.