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The White House has a relatively new addition to its website: https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petitions is a page where anyone can start a petition and, with enough signatures, receive an official response to their petition from the White House. Responses to this new resource have been positive, and the page has made the news several times for interesting petitions. One of the most humourous was the petition for a "Death Star," which was denied (see link in the title.)
Here is the link to the open petitions page: