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Nearly One Quarter Of Voters Have Tweeted, Posted About Their Vote On Social Media [STUDY]

Yesterday’s US Presidential Election set some new records, not the least of which was recently re-elected President Obama’s victory tweet which has become the most retweeted tweet in history.

So with all of this political tweeting going on, how did you participate? Did you encourage others to vote on your social networks? New figures from Pew show that if you did, you’re part of a very vocal, very active political group using social media.
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Tweet Punch Out! Watch Romney Robot Give Obama The Old One-Two!

Are you a Republican who is sick of annoying political posts and sites predicting an Obama win?

Check out this site, where Romney is definitely in the lead – and landing punches left and right!

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How Are Political Magazines Using Twitter To Talk About The Election?

The Twittersphere is abuzz with talk of the fast-approaching 2012 Presidential Election. With the debates behind us and the candidates on the last legs of their campaign trails, one researcher wanted to know how political magazines were capitalizing on all of the politically-charged tweeting in the final stretch of the elections.
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Twitter Preps Journalists For 2012 Election Coverage

Twitter is looking to train journalists to cover the 2012 Presidential elections in 140-characters or less.
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Canadian Law Changed To Allow Tweeting Of Election Results

A new Canadian law has been put in place to allow citizens to discuss election results on Twitter or blogs before all the polls close across the country.
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South Korea Twitter Ban During Elections Overturned

South Korean lawmakers have overturned a ban on Twitter during elections, opening up the network to politicians who want to get their campaign messages out to tweeting citizens.
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Possible Prison Sentences For Anyone Campaigning On Twitter In Thailand On Election Day

Any Thai candidate or supporter caught campaigning on Twitter on the evening before the July 3rd election will face up to six months behind bars, according to officials.
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Rahm Emanuel to Donate $5000 to Charity if Twitter Impersonator Reveals Identity

Rahm Emanuel may be the frontrunner in Chicago’s mayoral election, but his Twitter account has only about a quarter of the number of followers that his alter-ego’s account boasts. And last night, Emanuel broke his silence on the ultra-popular, profanity-ridden impostor account.
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