"The text contained in this book has been transcribed verbatim from Internet Archive screen captures of whitehouse.gov taken on January 20, 2017. While certain issues were eventually addressed by the incoming administration in new and disturbing ways (Climate has been replaced by an "America First Energy Plan" and Criminal Justice Reform by "Standing Up for our Law Enforcement Community"), most topics (Health Care, Civil Rights, Social Progress, etc.) remain conspicuously absent from Trump's policies. Following the results of the election, Internet Archive began raising funds to create a duplicate copy in Canada to safeguard its 284 billion web pages from the threat of deletion. /the-record/ would not have been possible without the diligent efforts of Internet Archive to capture and preserve the entirety of the US federal government web presence in real time. To view an archived copy of Obama's complete record, visit obamawhitehouse.archives.gov."--Colophon.