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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Governo Minas Gerais

Governo Minas Gerais

Twitter oficial do Governo do Estado de Minas Gerais.
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The Dark Lord

The Dark Lord

I'm apparating in your windows. Snatching your people up... lv7thinks@gmail.com
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Don Reeder

Don Reeder

Writes about city issues & legislative policy for League of MN Cities.
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Pete Cashmore

Pete Cashmore

Breaking social media, tech and digital news and analysis from Mashable.com, the top resource and guide for all things web. Updates from @mashable staff.
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johnculberson

johnculberson

John Culberson: Proud father, happy husband. TX Congressman-Jeffersonian Republican. Let Texans Run Texas. Amateur astronomer
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Tabitha Hale

Tabitha Hale

New Media Director for FreedomWorks. RedState Contributor. Christian. American. Activist. Blogger. Opinions are my own.
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Gov. Mike Huckabee

Gov. Mike Huckabee

Former AR Gov, FOX Host, Bass Guitarist, Radio Commentator
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Charles Trippy

Charles Trippy

Hi! I live on the internet :)
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LAFD

LAFD

A full-spectrum life safety agency protecting the City of Los Angeles. To report an emergency, call 9-1-1.
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jamesmb

jamesmb

Subversive. Probably on WikiLeaks. The face behind #sHamleys and #RiverSnide. Lover of the penguins and reindeer. Hater of exploiting animals in shops.
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beth beck

beth beck

NASA: Space Operations Outreach Manager. Inspire others with the drama & magic of space. Turn off TV. Watch heavens unfold.
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RayBeckerman

RayBeckerman

Law, social justice, nature, human & animal rights, the arts, ecology. Progressive. I try to be a voice for the voiceless. http://is.gd/cNFKN
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Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman

will eventually grow up and get a real job. Until then, will keep making things up and writing them down.
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Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber

NEVER SAY NEVER FANCUT out on DVD NOW!! I GOT SO MUCH LOVE FOR THE FANS...you are always there for me and I will always be there for you. MUCH LOVE. thanks
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maureenjohnson

maureenjohnson

There's a fine line between good eye contact, and the piercing stare of a psychopath. Maureen is on the wrong side of it. - a fan
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West Wing Report

West Wing Report

Independent White House journalist. Paul's bio: 5 yrs Moscow, 5 yrs network TV, 5 yrs Wall St.; foreign correspondent, private investor. 53 countries & counting
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