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Episode from the podcastNSFG - Not Safe for Government

023 GovTech Social EXTRA: Behind the Story of the Obama Social Archive

Released Sunday, 8th January 2017
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Making news by making history - and preserving a slice of a presidential Legacy.
The Twitter handle @POTUS is getting freed up for the next White House accupant and the incumbent becomes @POTUS44 on Twitter. On January 5, the White House stood up a digital archive containing a quarter million digital records from the Obama years. That's a historic first.
As a companion to Eyragon Eidam's story, New Archive Offers 'Unprecedented Access' to Obam…, he talks with Anil Chawla about the how it all came together.