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White House gives more power to the people

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Big Number: The White House created a new feature for its website that allows individuals to create and sign petitions on issues important to them. If, within 30 days, a petition has reached 5,000 signatures, the White House guarantees that policy officials will review and respond on the topic.Sep.03.2011

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