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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HumanRightsCampaign

HumanRightsCampaign

The Human Rights Campaign is America’s largest civil rights organization working to achieve lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) equality.
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Christian Beadles

Christian Beadles

Hi my name's Christian. I'm an actor, I love life and live to make people laugh. I try to be a role-model to my friends in my generation. Just say YES I CAN!
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dutchguy22

dutchguy22

Do you want to date my avatar. Hotter than reality by far (Felica Day) This angel was painted by Maarten van Heemskerk in 1546. .
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S. Schierholz

S. Schierholz

likely topics of tweets: space, soccer, school, gardening, snowboarding, Denver Broncos, family
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Sarah Palin

Sarah Palin

Former Governor of Alaska and GOP Vice Presidential Nominee
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Adam Baldwin

Adam Baldwin

American Individual: RT ≠ endorsement; Deletions = SOP de-clutter of chat-room replies, or retraction. The Profane, Intransigents & Intellectual Morons blocked.
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DC Debbie

DC Debbie

Do-gooder, do-badder, organizer, cleavage-exposer, homo-lover, fast-talker, right-wing basher, gym-fanatic, atheist, hyphen-lover. I corrupt virgins.
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Karl Rove

Karl Rove

Former Deputy Chief of Staff to President George W. Bush, Author of Courage and Consequence: My Life as a Conservative in the Fight
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Alvaro Dias

Alvaro Dias

Lider do PSDB no Senado Federal
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Israel Los Angeles

Israel Los Angeles

Israel's diplomatic mission in Los Angeles serving the Southwest United States.
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kelly hunt

kelly hunt

Love all things local, especially food. For about 40 hours a week I am a Graphic Designer
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Jason Pollock

Jason Pollock

I'm a filmmaker, writer & digital consultant. I'm the director of the award winning documentary, The Youngest Candidate. Follow @JasonPollockTV for more tweets.
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OMG, I do this too!

OMG, I do this too!

Your life in 140 characters. idothistootwitter@gmail.com
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Victoria Justice

Victoria Justice

Never take anything for granted, treat others the way you want to be treated, and if you have any type of facial hair, we should be friends ;{)
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U.S. Army

U.S. Army

Official U.S. Army Twitter: news and updates about our Soldiers around the world, as well as a place to connect with your Army. (Following does not=endorsement)
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Mud Baron

Mud Baron

2011 Winner of #Green Shorty. Launching #startup of a green schools @donorschoose. Pig farmer. Dahlia grower. Banish'er of asphalt 4 kids in NYC+LA. #socent
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Sarah Lance

Sarah Lance

Web, Graphic Designer, wife, mother. Interests: art and design, entrepreneurship, marketing strategy, social networking, textiles, spirituality.
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202 Friends

202 Friends

Win Stuff from the Ron and Fez Show 11-3 XM/SIRIUS
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