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The White House Blog

Maybe there was a Bush edition and I just missed it, but the Obama White House has a blog — and it is going to use it. One of the first entries, time-stamped at 12:01 p.m., just seconds after Pres. Obama officially took office, proclaims that “Change has come to” The post gives a short list of specifics, including plans to post most legislation at the website for five days to solicit public comment before signing the bill. The post is written by the incoming Director of New Media for the White House. Sounds like a fun job: White House Blogger-in-Chief. Or maybe Online Community Organizer.


Scanning other blog entries will inform you that today has been officially declared National Day of Renewal and Reconciliation, 2009. And yes, there’s an RSS feed, too, so you can put it in your sidebar if you want.

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Mike Parker

posted January 20, 2009 at 4:50 pm

Too bad there’s not a section for comments. Lots of “FIRST!”s and “Nice blog — reminds me of” comment spam.

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posted January 23, 2009 at 12:57 am

They announced on the network news during the inauguration how at just a couple of minutes pass noon (EST) the website rolled over from Bush to Obama.
There has been a lot of comment about his strong liberal policy goals posted on his website.

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Chino Blanco

posted January 23, 2009 at 8:38 am

Oddly enough, none of the comments re “his strong liberal policy goals” have shown up at …

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