Big news: the White House Twitter account just reached 5 million followers! If you're one of them, thanks for following along.
The White House uses Twitter to connect with people around the country and keep our followers up-to-date on the latest news from President Obama and his Administration. From the President's first-ever Twitter Town Hall held at the White House to launching the Twitter Q&A series "Office Hours," we're continually looking for new ways to connect with the public and answer their questions. We use Twitter, along with other social media sites including Instagram, Google+, and Tumblr, to engage with citizens on issues from the economy to health care. For an inside look at the latest from the White House, you can follow all of our Twitter accounts here.
To celebrate reaching 5 million followers, we’ve put together a list of @WhiteHouse highlights from President Obama's second term.
Have a favorite moment of your own or ideas about new ways we could use Twitter? We want to hear from you! Let us know by tweeting at @WhiteHouse and we’ll feature some of our favorite responses.
Here's a look back at some of our top @WhiteHouse moments from the President's second term.