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Number of Tweets Today by Party

MPs by most followers

Name Party Followers Change
Jeremy Corbyn Labour 1,312,187 4,968
Edward Miliband Labour 652,818 2,430
Theresa May Conservative 363,611 567
Boris Johnson Conservative 333,816 463
Tim Farron Liberal Democrat 266,858 144
Caroline Lucas Green Party 244,463 259
Tom Watson Labour 235,220 90
Chuka Umunna Labour 207,647 619
Diane Abbott Labour 165,231 651
Yvette Cooper Labour 138,250 189

Change refers to the number of new followers in the last 24 hours

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New Followers Today

Name Party Followers Change
Jeremy Corbyn Labour 1,312,187 4,968
Edward Miliband Labour 652,818 2,430
David Lammy Labour 128,222 1,308
Diane Abbott Labour 165,231 651
Chuka Umunna Labour 207,647 619
Crispin Blunt Conservative 5,632 -7
Albert Owen Labour 4,877 -7
Michael Ellis Conservative 6,223 -7
John Whittingdale Conservative 6,681 -7
Chris Heaton-Harris Conservative 13,231 -6

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Top Tweets Today

Liberal Democrat @timfarron | Westmorland and Lonsdale

266,858 | 144

Labour @jeremycorbyn | Islington North

1,312,187 | 4,968

Labour @MikeGapes | Ilford South

19,382 | 32

Liberal Democrat @laylamoran | Oxford West and Abingdon

8,842 | 91

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Recent Tweets:

Conservative @HuddlestonNigel | Mid Worcestershire

4,745 | 0

Conservative @cmackinlay | South Thanet

5,311 | 0

Labour @stellacreasy | Walthamstow

86,853 | 110

Conservative @HuddlestonNigel | Mid Worcestershire

4,745 | 0

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