Rep. Dan Kildee at the inauguration

Newly elected Congressman Dan Kildee will have an upclose look at history today. Kildee tells NBC 25 Today, he'll be on the platform during the inauguration, as President Barack Obama is sworn in for a second time.Later in the day he'll attend several inaugural events. One of them will be for the Michigan delegation, in Washington for the inauguration.

Kildee says he expects the President will focus on the economy and jobs for working families as he enters his second term.