Engage and Connect

President Obama is committed to making this the most open and participatory administration in history. That begins with taking your questions and comments, inviting you to join online events with White House officials, and giving you a way to engage with your government on the issues that matter the most.

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Big Block of Cheese Day

The First-Ever "Virtual" White House Big Block of Cheese Day

On Wednesday, January 29th, with a nod to history (and the TV show the West Wing), the Obama Administration hosted the first-ever virtual "Big Block of Cheese Day," during which White House officials took to social media for a day long 'open house' to answers questions from everyday Americans.

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