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References: White House petition network (we the people) US President Barack Obama on September 1, 2011 implementation of the petition website. September 1, 2011, the White House announced that the White House's official website will open a "network in politics," the new feature, a US citizen can be called the "We the People" in the White House sub-page petition submitted in accordance with the important issues they care about books, politics politics. White House petition network provides a platform for Americans to create and share new ways and signing petitions, Americans can convey their views and suggestions on government policies and actions through this platform. Petitions can be for any major issues facing the United States, to meet certain conditions, Mr Obama has sent the government must respond.
Petition within 30 days after the issue, up to 150 people signed the petition can be searched to find on the White House website, which is the first threshold; the petition within 30 days of issue up to 10 million people signed petitions, "get the White House to reply" this is the second threshold. The number of signatures did not reach 100,000 after the expiration of the petition will be canceled.
To meet the conditions of the petition, the staff will be reviewed to ensure that they are forwarded to policy experts, and to petition the public to issue a formal receipt. To meet the conditions of the petition, the official must respond within 30 days.