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

81st

Cristina Fernandez

Cristina Fernandez

Peronista, Abogada, Presidenta de la Nación Argentina. Unica cuenta TW autorizada y oficial.
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81st
(tie)

Ricardo Coutinho

Ricardo Coutinho

Socialista, defensor da soberania nacional e ex-prefeito de João Pessoa. Torcedor do Botafogo da Paraíba e grande admirador da cultura paraibana.
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81st
(tie)

D.O.E

D.O.E

Dept. of Events is NYC based full service event production, Equipment and Labor company.
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83rd

Tina Dupuy

Tina Dupuy

Journalist, syndicated op-ed columnist, comic, reluctant pundit, marathon runner and sometimes fill-in at The Young Turks.
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83rd
(tie)

Madi

Madi

Just Supporting Nick Brown! He's AMAZING! Follow him at: @iamnickbrown
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83rd
(tie)

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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84th

Kevin Rudd

Kevin Rudd

Federal Member for Griffith. Proud father of 3 great kids with my wife Thérèse. Born and raised in country Queensland.
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84th
(tie)

JAMES_X_

JAMES_X_

just another Connecticut prisoner shackled in King Arthur's Court. Blip FM addict, #dem !Thank you for the follow *
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84th
(tie)

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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84th
(tie)

Misha Collins

Misha Collins

Actor, baker, candlestick maker
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84th
(tie)

Ryan J. Davis

Ryan J. Davis

Huff-Po Blogger, Social Media Director at @BSDWire, Theater Director, Progressive, Gay, Secular. Politics, History, Science, Tech, Film, Books, Bushwick & TV.
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84th
(tie)

Cody Kessler

Cody Kessler

Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow... Don't walk behind me, I may not lead... Just go stand over there somewhere.
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84th
(tie)

84th
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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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84th
(tie)

Keith Olbermann

Keith Olbermann

Chief News Officer, Current TV; 8 PM news/commentary hour coming to Current TV in late spring. On the web at FOKNewsChannel.Com & keitholbermann.mlblogs.com/
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84th
(tie)

The Daily Show

The Daily Show

Jon Stewart and The Best F#@king News Team Ever take on the news with highlights, full episodes and more!
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84th
(tie)

Larry Sabato

Larry Sabato

Director, U.Va. Center for Politics
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84th
(tie)

C Gauvin

C Gauvin

Political Aficionado & Malfaisant. RealPolitik & Art of War Wonk. Foreign Policy. Red Wine Bon Vivant. Liberal
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