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Who Do Members of Congress Follow on Twitter? Heritage, For One

Posted By Ericka Andersen On September 4, 2013 @ 3:13 pm In Ongoing Priorities | Comments Disabled

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The Heritage Foundation ranks among one of the most-followed Twitter accounts by Members of Congress, according to a new report published in New York Magazine [2].

With 97 percent of Congressmen and women active on Twitter, this demonstrates the importance of communicating @Heritage [3] policy research online.

The @Heritage account [3] boasts more than 329,000 followers and is followed by 70.4% of Republicans in Congress, according to the report.

The Heritage Twitter account is regularly retweeted by conservative members and responded to by those on the left. It’s clear our message of conservative policy is being heard in the Twittersphere and beyond.

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[2] New York Magazine: http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2013/08/who-do-members-of-congress-follow-on-twitter.html

[3] @Heritage: https://twitter.com/heritage

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