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Social media pervades presidential politics




The Internet homepage of the social networking website Facebook.
The Internet homepage of the social networking website Facebook.
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Tomorrow President Obama will hold a town hall meeting in Silicon Valley. And in an attempt to connect with the tech savvy crowd, the town hall will be streamed live on Facebook. The virtual town hall meeting is the latest example of how social media is penetrating politics. On to answer questions about new ways campaigns will make use of technology in the 2012 election is Dusty Trice, the Democratic Campaign Consultant and new media strategist.

Facebook will have a live stream of the event on their site, tomorrow.