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A Twitter snapshot of the Labour leadership struggle

A Twitter snapshot of the Labour leadership struggle
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Who would win the Labour leadership contest if it were decided by the number of Twitter followers?

Jeremy Corbyn

94,200

Andy Burnham

85,400

Yvette Cooper

72,800

Liz Kendall

35,900

And the nascent Tory leadership battle?

Boris Johnson

1.43m*

George Osborne

135,000

Theresa May

0†

*For @MayorofLondon; his personal handle has another 73,200. †She doesn’t tweet.