Top 10 CNN Anchors & Hosts on Twitter

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This week we are highlighting CNN’s most influential on-air anchors and hosts, ranked by number of Twitter followers. Using Cision’s media database, we compiled the list based on Cision’s proprietary research. All numbers were pulled Aug. 12, 2015 and will change over time as the follower counts fluctuate.

1.  Anderson Cooper – Anderson Cooper 360 – 6,073,961

2.  Anthony Bourdain – Parts Unknown – 2,203,004

3.  Chris Cuomo – New Day – 1,124,283

4.  Wolf Blitzer – The Situation Room; Wolf – 819,985

5.  Rachel Nichols – CNN Sports Anchor – 742,987

6.  Fareed Zakaria – GPS – 609,689

7.  Jake Tapper – The Lead; State of the Union – 404,412

8.  Brian Stelter – Reliable Sources – 297,318

9.  Don Lemon – CNN Tonight – 282,110

10.  John King – Inside Politics – 172,585

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