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State of Union guests to include Maryland man and 6th-grader allegedly bullied because his last name is Trump

State of Union guests to include Maryland man and 6th-grader allegedly bullied because his last name is Trump

President Donald Trump has invited Tom Wibberley — the father of a Maryland man killed in the 2000 terrorist attack on the USS Cole in Yemen — to attend the State of the Union speech Tuesday night as his guest, the White House said.

Also on the official guest list is Joshua Trump, a sixth-grader from Wilmington, Del.

“Unfortunately, Joshua has been bullied in school due to his last name,” the White House said in a news release. “He is thankful to the First Lady and the Trump family for their support.”

The speech was postponed from last Tuesday because of the partial government shutdown.

Wibberley's son — Craig B. Wibberley, 19, of Williamsport in Washington...

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