Calif. – Google’s (NASD: GOOG) YouTube will
host a live interview with President Barack Obama next week, during which he
will answer questions posed by users during YouTube’s broadcast of the State of
the Union address and in days following.
In the days following the president’s
address, to be broadcast live on YouTube’s Citizentube on Wednesday, YouTube
users will be able to vote on their favorite questions.
"We’ll bring some
of your top-voted questions to the president in a YouTube interview from the
White House, which we’ll also broadcast live on Citizentube," Steve Grove,
head of news and politics at YouTube, wrote in a blog post.