Feb 10, 2021 - Politics & Policy

The members of Congress who tweet the most

Data: Quorum; Chart: Axios Visuals
Data: Quorum; Chart: Axios Visuals

From Donald Trump to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, tweeting has become a big part of being an elected official.

Why it matters: Numerous representatives and senators have followed suit, and these are the ones who tweeted the most during the recently completed 116th Congress, according to data pulled by Quorum.

  • By the numbers: Republican Rep. Billy Long of Missouri was the most active, with 265.4 average tweets per week from his personal account.
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