Washington, DC – President Obama on Monday afternoon was scheduled to take part in a virtual interview through social network Google+, answering questions submitted from the public as part of a live video chat.

As of Monday morning, more than 227,000 people had submitted 133,000 questions and cast 1.6 million votes on the issues they’d like to see addressed.

The Google+ “Hangout” event is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. EST, streamed live on the social network, as well as and

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