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The Presidential Records Act in the Age of Twitter

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June 2, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

President Barack Obama created and used @POTUS when communicating on Twitter. President Donald Trump relies more heavily on his personal Twitter account, @realDonaldTrump. This presentation will look at how the Presidential Records Act of 1978 has fared under a Presidential administration headed by a frequent Tweeter. The presenter will also review some possible archival efforts seeking to capture Presidential utterances in social media.


For more information and to register, visit: https://www.fdlp.gov/about-the-fdlp/fdlp-events-calendar


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