The White House Catches On: White House 2.0

By claire |

On May 1, President Obama made the speech that social media specialists have long been awaiting. He enlisted the Powers the Be to “reach beyond the halls of government” in order to connect citizens to the new Administration.

Social media quickly became the topic of conversation and the White House’s efforts to get with the times were specifically outlined. White House 2.0, as the project has become known, is the effort of the Obama administration to reach out to the people using the online channels that everyday Americans visit most.

You can now find the White House on:

Will other world leaders follow suit? Do you think social media will enter other “halls of government”?


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