This is happening right now. Here are the official details of the first Facebook Live Townhall:
- WHAT'S HAPPENING: President Barack Obama will hold a special "Facebook Live" townhall to connect with Americans across the country.
- WHERE & WHEN IT'S HAPPENING: Where? Well, everywhere! The event at Facebook's headquarters, with CEO Mark Zuckerberg & COO Sheryl Sandberg, will be live streamed for anyone to watch. Just come back here at the right time: Wednesday, April 20 @ 1:45pm PDT / 4:45pm EDT. Unless invited to attend in person, please do not show up at Facebook HQ. You can watch and participate via the event's live stream.
- WHAT IT'S ABOUT: President Obama will connect with Americans across the country to discuss the tough choices we must all make in order to put our economy on a more responsible fiscal path, while still investing in areas like innovation that will help our economy grow and make America more competitive.
- HOW YOU CAN PARTICIPATE: Facebook will be selecting questions for President Obama to answer during the event. Submit questions now by posting them right here, on this event's wall. As an alternative, you may submit a question via WhiteHouse.gov/facebooktownhall.
- STILL READING?: Then you definitely need to make sure you're a fan of the White House on Facebook! Facebook.com/WhiteHouse