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According to the bipartisan group No Labels, more than 120 members of Congress have signed on to the group’s call for bipartisan seating at the State of the Union.

Some of the other bipartisan seatmates announced so far include Sen. Mary LandrieuMary Loretta LandrieuSenate GOP rejects Trump’s call to go big on gun legislation Project Veritas at risk of losing fundraising license in New York, AG warns You want to recall John McCain? Good luck, it will be impossible MORE (D-La.), who will be sitting with Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.); Sen. Lisa MurkowskiLisa Ann MurkowskiOvernight Energy: Pruitt proposes rule targeting 'secret science' | Dems probe Pruitt's security chief | FAA bill provisions could strip endangered species protections Senators press administration on mental health parity Overnight Energy: Watchdogs unveil findings on EPA, Interior controversies | GAO says EPA violated law with soundproof booth | IG says Zinke could have avoided charter flight | GOP chair probes Pruitt's four email addresses MORE (R-Alaska) with Sen. Mark UdallMark Emery UdallSenate GOP rejects Trump’s call to go big on gun legislation Democratic primary could upend bid for Colorado seat Picking 2018 candidates pits McConnell vs. GOP groups MORE (D-Colo.); Sen. Mark KirkMark Steven KirkHigh stakes as Trump heads to Hill Five things to watch for at Trump-Senate GOP meeting Giffords, Scalise highlight party differences on guns MORE (R-Ill.) with Sen. Joe ManchinJoseph (Joe) ManchinSchumer to oppose Pompeo as secretary of State Fox News poll: Blankenship trails Jenkins, Morrisey in West Virginia primary McConnell tees up Pompeo nomination after dramatic committee vote MORE (D-W.Va.); Sen. Susan CollinsSusan Margaret CollinsWinter Olympians call for action on climate Trump’s CIA pick facing brutal confirmation fight Senate panel to examine Trump officials' election security efforts MORE (R-Maine) with Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.); Sen. Kay HaganKay Ruthven Hagan2020 Dems compete for top campaign operatives Senate GOP rejects Trump’s call to go big on gun legislation Politics is purple in North Carolina MORE (D-N.C.) with Sen. Joe McCain (R-Ariz.); and Rep. Ron KindRonald (Ron) James KindPelosi needs big cushion to return as Speaker Top trade Dems hit Trump on tariffs It's time we start using 'The Investing in Opportunity Act' MORE (D-Wis.) with Rep. Dave ReichertDavid (Dave) George ReichertMajor GOP super PAC expands field offices to 31 districts With bills on the table, Congress must heed the call to fix our national parks 107 House Republicans express 'deep concern' about Trump tariffs MORE (R-Wash.).

Last year, Udall called on lawmakers to sit with a member of the opposing party instead of the traditional, partisan seating arrangement as a symbolic show of unity following the assassination attempt on Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.). The process of finding State of the Union “dates” became a bonding narrative on Capitol Hill.

Most of the seat dates announced so far this year are changed from last year.