White House Video Gamer


President Barack Obama has been critical of the amount of time children and families spend playing video games when they could be doing more enriching things like reading books together. But the Obama administration may have changed its tune a little bit on gaming. The White House recently hired a full-time video game researcher in its office of Science and Technology Policy.

Guest: Constance Steinkuehler, Senior Policy Analyst, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.