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Best Government and Political Accounts on Twitter

Help us crowdsource the very best list of government and political accounts on Twitter from across the globe.

Ellen Miller - @EllnMllr

Co-Founder and ED of Sunlight Foundation. Also founder of Center for Responsive Politics and Public Campaign. Money, power, influence and transparency expert.

Travis H. Brown - @pelopidas

Official site of CFtweet. Real-time campaign finance data in Missouri. Real-Time Lobby-Client relationship tweets.

John Moore - @JohnFMoore

Founder and CEO of @GovInTheLab and @CitizensLab, trying to bridge divide between citizens, politicians, and govies. Politics, open gov, human rights.

Shashi Tharoor - @ShashiTharoor

Member of Parliament. Author of 12books. Former Under-SecretaryGeneral, United Nations. Former Minister.

Barack Obama - @BarackObama

This account is run by #Obama2012 campaign staff. Tweets from the President are signed -bo.

Rafael Correa - @MashiRafael

Presidente Constitucional de la República del Ecuador.

Mariano Rajoy Brey - @marianorajoy

Soy presidente del Gobierno de España. Bienvenidos a mi Twitter, donde me acompaña mi equipo.

Otto Pérez Molina - @ottoperezmolina

Presidente de la República de Guatemala

François Hollande - @fhollande

Président de la République française

Kamla P. Bissessar - @PMKamla

Official Twitter page of the Prime Minister of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. Run by staff at the Office of the Prime Minister. Direct tweets signed KPB

Baburam Bhattarai - @baburamb

Current prime minister of Nepal.

King Abdullah - @King_AbdullahII

His Majesty King Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein
King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan


Compte officiel, je suis le Président de l'Assemblée Nationale de Côte d'Ivoire, Ancien Premier Ministre, Secrétaire Général des Forces Nouvelles

Kalonzo Musyoka - @skmusyoka

Vice President and Minister of Home Affairs, Republic of Kenya.

Abdullah Gül - @cbabdullahgul

1950’de doğdum,TBMM tarafından Ağustos 2007’de 11.Cumhurbaşkanı seçildim.
I was born in 1950,elected as the President of the Republic of Turkey in August 2007

Roza Otunbayeva - @otunbayeva

Former President of the Kyrgyz Republic

Salam Fayyad - @FayyadSalam

Prime Minister of The Palestinian National Authority

منصف المرزوقي - @Moncef_Marzouki

رئيس الجمهورية التونسية - Président de la republique tunisienne

Najib Mikati - @Najib_Mikati

Official Twitter feed for the Prime Minister of Lebanon; also, Member of Parliament for Tripoli, North-Lebanon.

martha lane fox - @Marthalanefox

By day i am UK govt's digital champion+ founder/chair of @goonuk +by night @luckyvoice NED @mydeco, @marksandspencer, @orangeprize. Co-founded

John Boehner - @johnboehner

I represent Ohio's 8th Congressional District and serve as Speaker of the House; am fighting for a smaller, more accountable government.

Mitt Romney - @MittRomney

Former Governor of Massachusetts

Office of VP Biden - @VP

Official OVP twitter account. Comments&messages received through official WH pages are subject to the PRA and may be archived. Learn more

Dilma Rousseff - @dilmabr

Twitter pessoal de Dilma Rousseff, presidente eleita do Brasil