President Barack Obama makes a statement to the press in the Oval Office of the White House on Sept. 30, 2014 in Washington, D.C.
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Watch live: YouTube stars interview President Obama

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YouTube stars Bethany Mota, Hank Green and GloZell Green are scheduled to interview President Obama live at 5 p.m. ET Thursday on the social video platform.

The interview is an example of the White House tapping into new media platforms – the three YouTube stars have about 15 million followers on the Google-owned platform.

Watch the interview below:

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Watch live: YouTube stars interview President Obama

Updated