Twitter and PBS NewsHour have teamed up to live-stream US President Donald Trump’s address to a joint session of Congress on February 28. According to a report in CNET on Thursday, the coverage will feature PBS news anchor Judy Woodruff and several correspondents and analysts commenting on Trump’s first major speech to Republicans and Democrats in the same room. Also Read - Explained: Can Twitter get banned in India?
In January too, Twitter and PBS partnered to live-stream Trump’s inauguration, which garnered 6.82 million views. Also Read - Twitter friends/followers seeking your unwanted attention could be Unmentioned
“Trump’s inauguration was a top trend globally with more than 12 million related tweets sent, peaking at 58,000 tweets per minute just as the President began his inauguration speech,” the report noted.