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Top 10 Political News Magazines on Twitter

The 2016 election cycle is coming up and a number of candidates have been making expected and surprising announces for their bids for candidacy. To stay on top of the issues and the people behind the campaigns, as well as the national political news, Twitter is a great resource. After all, what’s a hot debate with your crazy relatives if you don’t have the info to back yourself up? This list includes the most influential political magazines on Twitter, 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 June 24, 2015.


1.  Newsweek – 2,646,238



2.  POLITICO – 1,187,230



3.  Foreign Policy – 656,396



4.  The Hill – 580,849



5.  Mother Jones – 546,308



6.  Foreign Affairs – 427,099



7.  The Nation – 421,802



8.  Roll Call – 203,358



9.  Reason – 158,083



10.  The New Republic – 130,887



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