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President Donald Trump’s bizarre “covfefe” tweet will no doubt go down in history as one of the funniest Twitter typos ever. While the viral social media gaffe has inspired hundreds of jokes, one Illinois congressman is getting the last laugh. U.S. Representative Mike Quigley has introduced the Communications Over Various Feeds Electronically for Engagement (COVFEFE) Act and the internet has a lot of feelings about it.

According to the press release, the bill seeks to amend the Presidential Records Act and make “social media” a presidential record, “ensuring additional preservation of presidential communication and statements while promoting government accountability and transparency.”

The bill’s name pokes fun at Trump’s infamous and since-deleted “covfefe” tweet. “Despite the constant negative press covfefe,” Trump tweeted last month—sending social media into a frenzy. After the president attempted to mock his own mistake, White House press secretary Sean Spicer later claimed that the president and “a small group of people” knew the true meaning behind the mysterious tweet.

The “COVFEFE” Act could make deleting presidential social media posts illegal.

“In order to maintain public trust in government, elected officials must answer for what they do and say; this includes 140-character tweets,” Quigley said in the press release. “President Trump’s frequent, unfiltered use of his personal Twitter account as a means of official communication is unprecedented. If the President is going to take to social media to make sudden public policy proclamations, we must ensure that these statements are documented and preserved for future reference. Tweets are powerful, and the President must be held accountable for every post.”

Last week, Spicer said that Trump’s tweets are, in fact, official statements, despite attempts by other White House officials to create a divide between the president’s tweets and other official presidential communication. According to a report from the Associated Press earlier this year, the White House agreed to preserve Trump’s tweets (even the deleted ones) following a request from the National Archives and Records Administration.

“The Presidential Records Act requires such correspondence to be preserved for history,” according to the report—however, it is unclear whether that includes tweets from Trump’s unofficial @realDonaldTrump account.

In March, Quigley also introduced the “MAR-A-LAGO” Act.

See how social media reacted to the “COVFEFE” Act below:

Social Media Reacts to “Covfefe Act”

What are your thoughts on the “COVFEFE” Act? Do you believe Donald Trump’s social media posts need to be preserved? Sound off in the comments section below!

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