Skip Navigation

Close and don't show again.

Your browser is out of date.

You may not get the full experience here on National Journal.

Please upgrade your browser to any of the following supported browsers:

Reveal Navigation

VIDEO: At 'Town Hall,' Obama Tweets from 'Laptop One,' Tosses Back Boehner's Big... VIDEO: At 'Town Hall,' Obama Tweets from 'Laptop One,' Tosses Bac... VIDEO: At 'Town Hall,' Obama Tweets from 'Laptop One,' Tosses Back Boe... VIDEO: At 'Town Hall,' Ob...

share
This ad will end in seconds
 
Close X

Not a member? Learn More »

Forget Your Password?

Don't have an account? Register »

Reveal Navigation
 

 

White House / White House

VIDEO: At 'Town Hall,' Obama Tweets from 'Laptop One,' Tosses Back Boehner's Big Question

photo of Theresa Poulson
July 6, 2011

How many seconds does it take for a president to send a tweet? As it turns out, it took President Obama about 37 seconds to send the following question (to himself), kicking off the first-of-its-kind "town hall" on Wednesday.

 

@whitehouse

in order to reduce the deficit,what costs would you cut and what investments would you keep - bo

 

 

Watch Obama send the tweet from a laptop donned with the presidential seal (Slate's John Dickerson tweeted, "Does that make it Laptop One?"), and other highlights of the event below.

Get us in your feed.
 
Comments
comments powered by Disqus