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Number of Tweets Today by Party

MPs by most followers

Name Party Followers Change
Jeremy Corbyn Labour 1,905,049 2,015
Theresa May Conservative 745,141 3,279
Edward Miliband Labour 744,855 187
Boris Johnson Conservative 510,956 891
David Lammy Labour 436,423 1,352
Caroline Lucas Green Party 340,909 987
Chuka Umunna Labour 321,566 449
Tim Farron Liberal Democrat 294,361 19
Tom Watson Labour 258,808 1,380
Diane Abbott Labour 231,587 179

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

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New Followers Today

Name Party Followers Change
Theresa May Conservative 745,141 3,279
Jeremy Corbyn Labour 1,905,049 2,015
Michael Gove Conservative 82,733 1,853
Tom Watson Labour 258,808 1,380
David Lammy Labour 436,423 1,352
John Penrose Conservative 38,204 -6
Jon Cruddas Labour 18,646 -6
Michelle Gildernew Sinn Fein 15,516 -5
Tim Loughton Conservative 16,649 -2
Gill Furniss Labour 4,016 -2

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Top Tweets Today

Labour @BarryGardiner | Brent North

63,554 | 155

Labour @jeremycorbyn | Islington North

1,905,049 | 2,015

Conservative @Anna_Soubry | Broxtowe

120,647 | 386

Conservative @MattHancock | West Suffolk

70,621 | 79

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Recent Tweets:

Conservative @BobBlackman | Harrow East

11,047 | 3

Conservative @Jochurchill4 | Bury St Edmunds

6,970 | 1

Conservative @JamesCleverly | Braintree

41,056 | 108

Labour @SarahChampionMP | Rotherham

39,723 | 75

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