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OOPS: White House Makes Twitter Typo

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.13.2013 | Politics

The White House made an unfortunate typo Thursday while pushing for people to #GetCovered on healthcare.gov. @WhiteHouse sent a flood of tweets Thu...

A Is For Awesome: Cookie Monster At The White House!

Posted 06.12.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The White House receives politicians, dignitaries, celebrities and other well-known figures on a daily basis. It usually doesn't post Vi...

White House Spreads Gun Control Message Through Americans' Twitter, Facebook Accounts

The Huffington Post | Ethan Klapper | Posted 04.18.2013 | Politics

If you were were on Twitter Wednesday afternoon, you may have noticed lots of tweets similar to this: I support common-sense steps to reduce gun vi...

Obama Welcomes Make-A-Wish Cellist To Oval Office (PHOTO)

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 01.29.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama listened to cellist and Make-A-Wish recipient Khari Joyner in the Oval Office Tuesday. White House photographer Pete Souza twee...

Obama Joins Foursquare

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 10.16.2011 | Technology

Looking to follow President Obama on the campaign trail this election season? Foursquare's got all the insider tips you'll need to keep track of the C...

The White House 'Rickrolls' Its Twitter Followers

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 09.26.2011 | Technology

It's not every day that the White House responds to one of your tweets--but it's even rarer that it "rickrolls" you. Twitter user David Wiggs (@wig...

Rick Bayless Twitter Binge: After State Dinner, White House Guest Chef Tweets Again

Huffington Post | Colin Sterling | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

UPDATE, 5/20, 3:55pm: Rick Bayless, the White House's guest chef for last night's Mexico state dinner, took a break from tweeting early yesterday mor...

White House Twitter Force Provides New Platform To Deliver A Variety Of Messages

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — #wanttospinWHreporters? If you're PressSec – White House press secretary Robert Gibbs' username on Twitter – you join ...

Robert Gibbs On TWITTER: White House Press Secretary Is Now @PressSec

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — White House press secretary Robert Gibbs has a new way to communicate directly to people – Twitter. President Barack Obama's...

Say What? White House Uses Twitter, FTW!

Christina Bellantoni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Christina Bellantoni

In a first that should be noted in the presidential archives, the White House on Friday used the Twitter feed to announce to more than 726,000 followers that Obama is holding a press conference Wednesday night.

Twitter Not Blocked In White House After All (UPDATE)

Huffington Post | Peter Drivas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

UPDATE: Mediaite reports that Twitter is not blocked in the White House's New Media department, which is located in the adjacent Eisenhower Executive...

White House Joins Twitter, Facebook, MySpace

whitehouse.gov | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the President's last Weekly Address, he called on government to "recognize that we cannot meet the challenges of today with old habits and stale th...