The Best Government in Social Media

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Government Shorty Award Leaders

1st

Rafael Correa

Rafael Correa

Presidente Constitucional de la República del Ecuador.
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2nd

QPS Media Unit

QPS Media Unit

Do not use this service to report a crime. For emergencies, contact Triple Zero (000). For non-urgent matters, contact Policelink (131 444).
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3rd

Sunlight Foundation

Sunlight Foundation

Working to change the relationship between citizens and their government with Internet technology.
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4th

Gov. Buddy Roemer

Gov. Buddy Roemer

Independent Presidential Candidate. Former Governor & Congressman. Economist & CEO. Issues: Fight Corruption; End Unfair Trade; Bank & Tax Reform; #FreeToLead
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5th

NASA

NASA

News from NASA. | We typically post in Eastern Time (ET). To convert to UT/GMT, add 5 hours (4 hours during Daylight Saving Time).
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6th

Centro de Operações

Centro de Operações

O Centro de Operações da Prefeitura do Rio informa sobre as condições do trânsito e tempo 24h por dia, 7 dias por semana. Pergunte-nos!
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7th

Josiah Bartlet

Josiah Bartlet

Fictional Former President, Nobel Prize Winner. I tweet a lot and retweet liberally.
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8th

Truth About Bills

Truth About Bills

Working to provide you the American Citizen with the most up to date info on Bills.
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9th

S. Schierholz

S. Schierholz

Awed by the wonder of the universe; motivated by how we can get out there. Love soccer, gardening, snowboarding, Denver Broncos, family. Views are my own.
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Anne-Marie Slaughter

Anne-Marie Slaughter

Princeton Professor. Director of Policy Planning, U.S. State Dept 2009-2011. Foreign policy curator. I read everything I RT, but don't necessarily agree.
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12th

Pundit This...

Pundit This...

Politics Analyzed by the Unwashed Masses (Editor: @tmcrill) Vote here to help us win a Shorty Award in #government: http://shortyawards.com/PunditThis Thanks!
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13th

THE SUPREME DALEK

THE SUPREME DALEK

SUPREME Dalek of the New Dalek PARADIGM. Locate! ANNIHILATE! TWEEEEEEET! #Supreme2012. (Parody A/C)
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14th

LOLGOP

LOLGOP

When you go from Eisenhower to Nixon to Reagan to W. to Palin to Bachmann to Perry to Cain to Newt to Santorum, it must be difficult to believe in evolution.
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Elishia Windfohr

Elishia Windfohr

If you're not living life on the edge, you're taking up too much space. There is a fine line between social networking and wasting your fucking life.
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15th

Cory Booker

Cory Booker

Mayor of Newark, New Jersey
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Vilassar de Mar

Vilassar de Mar

Twitter oficial de l'Ajuntament de Vilassar de Mar - Servei de la Regidoria de Comunicació, Atenció ciutadana i Noves tecnologies. VdM'apropa
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16th

New York City 311

New York City 311

311 is your source for New York City government services. Account not monitored 24 hours. User policy: http://bit.ly/gGmduQ
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17th

David Huebner

David Huebner

U.S. Ambassador to New Zealand and Samoa, via Mahanoy City, Princeton, New Haven, Tokyo, Los Angeles, and Shanghai.
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18th

Sean Patrick Flanery

Sean Patrick Flanery

Actor / Director - Other interests: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Donut (dog). Verified & Showcased on OfficiallyPluggedin.com - @officiallyplug by @wendyshepherd
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