Obama's first official State of the Union took place in 2010, and Michelle's long guest list included the following:
- Mark Todd and Kimberly Munley, both police officers
- Mick Cornett, mayor of Oklahoma City
- Jeffrey Brown, president and CEO of Brown's Super Stores, Inc.
- A range of high school and college students who had benefited from government programs
Many of the guests had felt the positive effects of the Recovery Act, aka the stimulus bill.