Twitter: 10.3 million tweets during debate

David Stegon
David Stegon Former staff reporter - FedScoop & StateScoop

David Stegon was a staff reporter for FedScoop and StateScoop from 2011-2014.


Wednesday night’s presidential debate between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney generated 10.3 million tweets in 90 minutes, a political event record according to Twitter.

The social media site tracked the tweets in the following infographic, pairing the amount of tweets with what was being said at the time.

Tracking the #Debates: Denver Source: Twitter

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