The Year's Best Government on Twitter

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Government Shorty Award Winner

As determined by the Real-Time Academy.

Winner

Cory Booker

Cory Booker

Mayor of Newark, New Jersey

Government Shorty Award Leaders

36th

Silas Kain d'Kumquat

Silas Kain d'Kumquat

The reason our politics, entertainment, programming and economy suck is because we've stripped our educational systems of one essential ingredient: THE ARTS.
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37th

Steve Ressler

Steve Ressler

Social Network Connecting Gov't Community Passionate about public service innovation
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37th
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British Abroad

British Abroad

Information and advice from the Foreign Office on travelling and living overseas
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38th

CHP Southern Div.

CHP Southern Div.

Your official source of news & information from & about the California Highway Patrol in Los Angeles County (Southern Division). Media, please call 818-240-8200
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38th
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McFly Super City

McFly Super City

McFly's revolutionary Super City www.mcfly.com
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39th

MicheleBachmann

MicheleBachmann

Happy to be serving MN-06 for a 3rd term.
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40th

Alex Howard

Alex Howard

Gov 2.0 @Radar Correspondent, @OReillyMedia: alex@oreilly.com. Intrigued by technological change, taken with ideas, cooking, the outdoors, books, dogs and media
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40th
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NOAA's Ocean Service

NOAA's Ocean Service

NOAA's National Ocean Service is the nation's premier federal science agency for oceans and coasts.
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40th
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Veronica Varlow

Veronica Varlow

The Danger Dame of Burlesque, Filmmaker, Confidence Coach of Femme Fatales, Evil Mastermind of World Domination
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40th
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Lady Trucker

Lady Trucker

Yes I'm the irritating caller trying to reach Steven S from Bayshore fame who calls O & A and Ron & Fez. I'm a Lady and a trucker. DOPE!
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40th
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Marina Silva

Marina Silva

Sou professora de História. Fui candidata à Presidência da República pelo PV em 2010, ministra do Meio Ambiente(2003-2008) e senadora pelo Acre, de (1995-2011).
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40th
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Josiah Bartlet

Josiah Bartlet

Fictional Former President, Nobel Prize Winner. I tweet a lot and retweet liberally.
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40th
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GM Police

GM Police

Greater Manchester Police's feed is monitored Mon-Fri but is not for reporting crimes. Emergency: call 999. Non-Emergency: call 0161 872 5050.
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40th
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Al Franken

Al Franken

Official TeamFranken Twitter feed
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40th
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City of Gahanna, Oh

City of Gahanna, Oh

The official Twitter of The City of Gahanna, Ohio. Account maintained by Public Information Manager. Discover more at www.Gahanna.gov
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40th
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Devon County Council

Devon County Council

Official Twitter pages for Devon County Council - email customer@devon.gov.uk to contact us direct
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40th
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Harry Styles

Harry Styles

Hello :D I'm 1/5 of One Direction..And if you follow, thank you..I Love You .xx
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40th
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Niall Horan

Niall Horan

I am 17, I am in One Direction and we are livin the dream. Follow us at @onedirection
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42nd

Mitt Romney

Mitt Romney

Former Governor of Massachusetts
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