Ingrid Nilsen is interviewing President Obama this week!
Tomorrow evening, January 12, 2016, President Obama will deliver his final State of the Union address to Congress, which will broadcast live on the official White House channel on YouTube, starting at 9pm ET/6pm PT. After the speech, President Obama will turn to YouTube and Google to take questions from Americans about the issues that matter to them.
“We’re going to have 21st century fireside chats where I’ll speak directly to the American people in a way that I think will enhance democracy and strengthen our government. “ – Senator Barack Obama, November 15, 2007
On Friday evening, President Obama will make his 21st century fireside chats a reality.
YouTube sensations Ingrid Nilsen, Destin Sandlin (SmarterEveryDay), and Adande Thorne (aka sWooZie) will join the President in the East Room of the White House to ask questions that are top of mind for them and their fans via a live YouTube Interview with President Obama on the White House YouTube channel. If you have a question for the President, suggest it by using the hashtag #YouTubeAsksObama on social media.
Tune in to watch the State of the Union address, as well as the Republican response, live on YouTube on Tuesday, January 12 at 9pm ET and the live YouTube Interview with President Obama on the White House YouTube channel on Friday, January 15 at 2:15pm ET.