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Number of Tweets Today by Party

MPs by most followers

Name Party Followers Change
Jeremy Corbyn Labour 1,498,734 1,703
Edward Miliband Labour 686,152 511
Theresa May Conservative 386,928 752
Boris Johnson Conservative 359,188 617
Tim Farron Liberal Democrat 279,096 34
Caroline Lucas Green Party 262,063 172
Tom Watson Labour 237,591 7
Chuka Umunna Labour 226,670 277
David Lammy Labour 198,826 681
Diane Abbott Labour 180,342 157

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 1,498,734 1,703
Theresa May Conservative 386,928 752
David Lammy Labour 198,826 681
Boris Johnson Conservative 359,188 617
Edward Miliband Labour 686,152 511
Bridget Phillipson Labour 17,724 -20
Grant Shapps Conservative 88,659 -15
Lyn Brown Labour 8,374 -5
Stephen Crabb Conservative 21,905 -5
Nicholas Soames Conservative 28,471 -5

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Top Tweets Today

Labour @AngelaRayner | Ashton-under-Lyne

64,736 | 48

Labour @jeremycorbyn | Islington North

1,498,734 | 1,703

Scottish National Party @PeteWishart | Perth and North Perthshire

31,119 | 8

Scottish National Party @IanBlackfordMP | Ross, Skye and Lochaber

8,452 | 10

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Recent Tweets:

Labour @NicDakinMP | Scunthorpe

14,506 | 6

Conservative @patel4witham | Witham

30,877 | 11

Liberal Democrat @thomasbrake | Carshalton and Wallington

40,815 | 74

Liberal Democrat @StephenLloydEBN | Eastbourne

3,341 | 2

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