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President Barack Obama will hold a special Facebook Live town hall Wednesday, The White House announced.

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The event will be streamed live Wednesday at 4:45 ET/1:45 PT from Facebook headquarters in Palo Alto, Calif. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg will participate in the town hall, and individuals can submit questions through the event's Facebook page or the White House's website.

According to the event description, the President will discuss the nation's current economic state and how to keep America competitive despite the economic downturn.