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

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OhMyGov!

OhMyGov!

Tracking the news & numbers that matter to government and political communicators, with a dash of social media strategy, Gov 2.0 and humor.
View nominations for OhMyGov!

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Hampshire CC

Hampshire CC

The voice of Hampshire County Council, keeping residents connected to council news, events and information
View nominations for Hampshire CC

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Lauran Irion

Lauran Irion

16, singer/songwriter/actress/model PO Box 1064 Burbank, CA 91507!!! send mail or $4 for a wristband! Get Pretty Pretty on Itunes. http://www.lauranirion.com
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Pro Israel

Pro Israel

For Israel & Civilization !
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Tanya B

Tanya B

Lover of good books, food, excessively long walks and geekery.
View nominations for Tanya B

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Dandelion

Dandelion

Do not go gentle into that good night. (And yes, that is my actual brain)
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Mr. Dark Side

Mr. Dark Side

'The best lack all conviction and the worst are filled with a passion and intensity.' Now, you figure out where I am. -Lou Reed
View nominations for Mr. Dark Side

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Carlos Henriquez

Carlos Henriquez

State Representative (5th Suffolk District) which includes parts of Roxbury and Dorchester
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Ciarán Nevin

Ciarán Nevin

President of DIT Students' Union. DIT graduate of Mechanical Engineering 2010.
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Keegan Sard

Keegan Sard

Australian. Professional. Conservative Commentator. Blogger. Adelaide Football Club Fan!
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Josepf J Haslam

Josepf J Haslam

4 Experienced Tweeters only: Write #poetry when inspired #BuddhaSEO #Haiku #unGeeked #UsGuys #UsLiveWell Passionating Your Goals, Transforming your Business.
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Empire of the Kop

Empire of the Kop

Liverpool F.C. updates from a 100% dedicated supporter (Antoine Zammit) who is Red to the bone. You'll Never Tweet Alone, Twitter never sleeps.
View nominations for Empire of the Kop

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ddsnorth ™®

ddsnorth ™®

I create Digital Art http://www.myspace.com/northdesigns/photos
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Rania Al Abdullah

Rania Al Abdullah

A mum and a wife with a really cool day job...
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Kate Walsh

Kate Walsh

I'm just a gal named Kate and I play a doctor on tv.
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Orkney Library

Orkney Library

Free internet & wi-fi, CD/DVD hire, excellent study & research facilities, a huge selection of books. There has never been a better time to join the library
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