The Year's Best Politics on Twitter

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Politics Shorty Award Winners (Tie)

As determined by the Real-Time Academy.

Winner

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).

Winner

TheBloggess

TheBloggess

I have friends in spite of myself.

Politics Shorty Award Leaders

69th

Dominio Feminino

Dominio Feminino

DominioFeminino: Ladies who think and act. Conservative. Married, happy mothers and wives. Journalism and information. TeaPartyBrazil #trilha #tcot #twister
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70th

Broken OfBritain

Broken OfBritain

Non-party political campaign. Advocacy for physically & mentally disabled people of Great Britain and Carers. http://thebrokenofbritain.blogspot.com/
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71st

Darrell Issa

Darrell Issa

I work for CA-49 and I'm the House GOP's chief watchdog.
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72nd

Elysa

Elysa

Who's more foolish -- the fool, or the fool who follows him?
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73rd

73rd
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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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73rd
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John LaRosa

John LaRosa

Patriot first! Also Co-founder/Partner, @4TierStrategies #Politics #Business #SocialMedia #Comedy #Charity #TCOT #NoTrollZone #RejectThePremise
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74th

Anahi

Anahi

Singer & Actress. Management @guillermorosas or contact@sixthhouse.com
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74th
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PCDC Network

PCDC Network

The Progressive Communicators of Washington, DC. Join at link. #PCDC Twitter by @ShaunDakin ^sd
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75th

75th
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William K. Wolfrum

William K. Wolfrum

I'm a journalist, columnist, humorist, satirist, Dogist and Husbandist
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75th
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Adam Montoya

Adam Montoya

Segment Producer at Machinima. Video games, cooking, and wine.
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75th
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Dr Evan Harris

Dr Evan Harris

I campaign for science, evidence-based policy, free speech, human rights, equality, Lib Dems and much else.
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75th
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Facts About Boys©

Facts About Boys©

Facts About Boys. Achievement: Won the 2011 shorty award in social media--- There is no person who can achieve greater success than a self believer!-- #Gemini
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75th
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Beer Diplomacy

Beer Diplomacy

Solving America's Problems, One Beer At A Time - Your Host: @stwo
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75th
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75th
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JessicaHusseinObama

JessicaHusseinObama

Communist / Socialist / Marxist / Fascist / Elitist / Libturd / Libtard / Libiot / Obamabot. Originally from Australia. Tweets with an accent.
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75th
(tie)

Marina

Marina

Hi all!! Names Marina- Love Kappa Delta, Brasil, traveling, reading, and ManU soccer. I bleed Maroon and Gold- GO WARHAWKS!!
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75th
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The Daily Dues

The Daily Dues

A Blog with Breadth. From Local News to Tech to Politics. Handle run by @tavlian
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76th

CODEPINK

CODEPINK

CODEPINK is a women-initiated grassroots peace and social justice movement. www.codepink.org
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