Trump's Digital Presidential Takeover

President Donald Trump talks with former President Barack Obama on Capitol Hill after Trump took the presidential oath President Donald Trump talks with former President Barack Obama on Capitol Hill after Trump took the presidential oath Saul Loeb/AP

Donald Trump is officially America’s new president—and the digital transfer of power has proceeded quickly.

The official White House website now displays a photo of Trump and a quote from the 45th president himself that reads: “The Movement Continues—The Work Begins!” Bios for Trump and Vice President Mike Pence as well as First Lady Melania Trump and Second Lady Karen Pence are loaded onto the site. A list details the administration’s “top issues,” which sketch out an agenda that includes “bringing back jobs and growth,” “making our military strong again,” and “standing up for our law enforcement community.”

Those aren’t the only digital changes: The @POTUS twitter account now displays the name President Trump, though the newly-inaugurated president has yet to tweet from the account. The @FLOTUS twitter account has a picture of Melania and a note in the bio informing the reader that the account is “run by the Office of First Lady Melania Trump.” So far, neither the First Lady nor her office has yet to tweet.

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