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CLAUDIO VIEIRA

CLAUDIO VIEIRA

INTEGRANTE DO PROJETO ADOTE UM VEREADOR. PROJETO IDEALIZADO PELO JORNALISTA MILTON JUNG DA RÁDIO CBN/SP. FISCALIZAMOS OS MANDATOS DOS VEREADORES POR SÃO PAULO.
CLAUDIO VIEIRA
CLAUDIO VIEIRA RT @Polit009: [email protected]AlmirVieira Pode Ajudar danto RT ? #shortyawards @Twiticos #politics (Seguindo, acompanhando e autenticando políticos no t
Equipe Twiticos
Equipe Twiticos [email protected]AlmirVieira Pode Ajudar danto RT ? #shortyawards @Twiticos #politics (Seguindo, acompanhando e autenticando políticos no twitter )
VoteBrasil.com
VoteBrasil.com @AlmirVieira Precisamos de seu Voto RT: I nominate @votebrasil for a Shorty Award in #politics because it's very informative Obrigado!
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Greenpeace Brasil

Greenpeace Brasil

O Greenpeace é uma organização global e independente que atua para defender o meio ambiente e promover a paz, inspirando as pessoas a mudarem atitudes.
VoteBrasil.com
VoteBrasil.com @GreenpeaceBR Últimos dias do Oscar/twitter P/VOTAR RT: I nominate @votebrasil for a Shorty Award in #politics because it's very informative
Juliana Malhado
Juliana Malhado #shortyawards @GreenpeaceBR #politics because We need a better World!
Roger Sousa
Roger Sousa I nominate @greenpeacebr for a Shorty Award in #politics because They fight against the bad politic! For a better world
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4 votes in politics
5 votes in nonprofit
1 vote in egocentric

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Ronaldo Caiado

Ronaldo Caiado

Médico, produtor e deputado federal goiano eleito pelo Democratas. Líder da bancada na Câmara
Peter_ Lyra
Peter_ Lyra RT @Polit009: [email protected]deputadocaiado Pode Ajudar danto RT ? #shortyawards @Twiticos #politics (Seguindo, acompanhando e autenticando políticos n
Equipe Twiticos
Equipe Twiticos [email protected]deputadocaiado Pode Ajudar danto RT ? #shortyawards @Twiticos #politics (Seguindo, acompanhando e autenticando políticos no twitter )
ymara ribeiro
ymara ribeiro @deputadocaiado Pode Ajudar danto RT ? #shortyawards @Twiticos #politics (Seguindo, acompanhando e autenticando políticos no twitter )
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4 votes in politics
1 vote in government

58th
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uruknet

uruknet

News from Middle East
delovelylou
delovelylou @uruknet @lucidnitram Don't thank me guys... but do me a favour, vote for @avinunu in the Shorty Award in #politics
Jose J Castillo
Jose J Castillo @uruknet Please tweet or rt #shortyawards #politics @avinunu because He is a strong voice 4 the voiceless in #Gaza #BDS #Apartheid
Diamant Chehadeh
Diamant Chehadeh RT @timradioboy: I nominate @uruknet for a Shorty Award in #politics because...of the bold stance on human rights and justice issues htt ...
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4 votes in politics
1 vote in news

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Ray Levesque

Ray Levesque

Twitter Commentator 24/6 - busdev - tribal economic development - guest speaker - Apple - human test subject
M M
M M RT @JIDF: @RayLevesque Deadline to vote hrs away- could u ask friends again to tweet: #shortyawards #politics @JIDF b/c we stand against Ham
David
David @RayLevesque Deadline to vote hrs away- could u ask friends again to tweet: #shortyawards #politics @JIDF b/c we stand against Hamas
Jean Magann
Jean Magann @RayLevesque Have U voted for @JIDF at #shortyawards in #politics.He is a true patriot& needs your vote.He's up against a Hamas sympathizer.
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4 votes in politics

59th

Alvaro Dias

Alvaro Dias

Senador PSDB-PR
Cyllene Faria
Cyllene Faria I vote for @alvarodias_ for a Shorty Award in #politics because...
VoteBrasil.com
VoteBrasil.com @alvarodias_ Vote Brasil dê RT: I nominate @votebrasil for a Shorty Award in #politics because it's very informative Obrigado
Políticos do Brasil
Políticos do Brasil [email protected]alvarodias_ Vote no @twiticos http://bit.ly/1I7k... p/o Shorty Award em #politics > interação políticos, ativistas e eleitores.
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4 votes in politics

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Chris Ashford

Chris Ashford

Law lecturer at Sunderland Uni in the UK, queer theorist, researcher, blogger and tweeter on law and sexuality with occasional politico thoughts.
Liat Norris
Liat Norris I nominate @lawandsexuality for a Shorty Award in #politics because... he pushed me to buy Kennedy's memoir =]
Christian RyanMunden
Christian RyanMunden I nominate @lawandsexuality for a Shorty Award in #politics because...
Sarah-Jayne Reed
Sarah-Jayne Reed I nominate @lawandsexuality for a Shorty Award in #politics because... he highlights key sexual issues!
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4 votes in politics

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Leonel Brizola Neto

Leonel Brizola Neto

Vereador pelo PDT do Rio de Janeiro e Líder do Bloco de Esquerda na Câmara Municipal do Rio de Janeiro.
Everton Gomes
Everton Gomes I vote for @lbrizolaneto for a Shorty Award in #politics because faz boas postagens e divulgação de idéias important
Leonel Brizola Neto
Leonel Brizola Neto Votem em mim no sítio http://shortyaward... ==> I nominate @lbrizolaneto for a Shorty Award in #politics because...
Equipe Twiticos
Equipe Twiticos [email protected]lbrizolaneto Pode Ajudar danto RT ? #shortyawards @Twiticos #politics (Seguindo, acompanhando e autenticando políticos no twitter )
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4 votes in politics

60th

Glenn Greenwald
Norn Cutson
Norn Cutson I nominate @ggreenwald for a Shorty Award in #politics because of his ice-cold logic & red-hot passion for justice.
JimWhiteGNV
JimWhiteGNV I nominate @ggreenwald for a Shorty Award in #politics because his analysis gets to the heart of vital issues.
Kostas Andreadis
Kostas Andreadis I nominate @ggreenwald for a Shorty Award in #politics because his posts r always well reasoned, documented & abt actually important iss
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3 votes in politics
4 votes in journalist
1 vote in news

60th
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Claire McCaskill
Thomas Dec
Thomas Dec I nominate @clairecmc for a Shorty Award in #politics because who wouldn't want to support Claire?
Florida Info
Florida Info RT @Linny_Buck: I nominate @clairecmc for a Shorty Award in #politics for having so many Ethics violations against her! I have PROOF! ht ...
pat riccio
pat riccio RT @Linny_Buck: I nominate @clairecmc for a Shorty Award in #politics for having so many Ethics violations against her! I have PROOF! ht ...
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6 votes in politics
5 votes in corruptpolitician
4 votes in government
1 vote in intelligence

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Omaha Politics

Omaha Politics

Poli Sci & Art in t/ Midlands! Ask not what OmahaPolitics can do for you, but what you can do for OmahaPolitics!
Omaha Coffee
Omaha Coffee I nominate @OmahaPolitics for a Shorty Award in #politics for giving us links to read with our morning cup of coffee.
Morton Meadows
Morton Meadows I nominate @OmahaPolitics for a Shorty Award in #politics for persuading Omaha's City Gov to use Twitter by example.
Downtown Omaha
Downtown Omaha I nominate @OmahaPolitics for a Shorty Award in #politics as a case study of localized gov news & info distribution. http://bit.ly/shor...
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3 votes in politics

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buzzflash
ladyinabox
ladyinabox I nominate @BuzzFlash for a Shorty Award in #politics b/c it's the best place for an opinionated lady like me to work!
Carl Howard
Carl Howard I nominate @buzzflash for a Shorty Award in #politics because... BuzzFlash says what I would say if I had a clue!
julie sigwart
julie sigwart I nominate @buzzflash for a Shorty Award in #politics - they have great news and are 100% user supported.
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3 votes in politics
8 votes in news
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in nonprofit
1 vote in weird

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TWiT

TWiT

The official TWiT™ account. Features podcast posting info and important announcements. For more TWiT check out the lists below.
Equipe Twiticos
Equipe Twiticos I nominate @Twit for a Shorty Award in #politics because...A better interaction between Politicians of Brazil :-)
giselle zamboni
giselle zamboni I nominate @twit for a Shorty Award in #politics because...tuitam cidadania pura!
Anthony Manna
Anthony Manna I nominate The Nation for a Shorty Award in #politics because of its visionary reporting and fair representation. @Twit
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3 votes in politics
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1 vote in nonprofit
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1 vote in health

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Andrea Matarazzo
André Moraes
André Moraes I vote for @AndreaMatarazzo for a Shorty Award in #politics because he´s one of the most influential politicians.
VoteBrasil.com
VoteBrasil.com @AndreaMatarazzo Últimos do Oscar/twitter P/VOTAR RT: I nominate @votebrasil for a Shorty Award in #politics because it's very informative
patricia mendonça
patricia mendonça I nominate @andreamatarazzo for a Shorty Award in #politics because...for his leadership in São Paulo Brasil
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3 votes in politics
1 vote in government
1 vote in other

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Oxy Conservative

Oxy Conservative

Wingnuts will be blocked.
David
David @OxyConservative Please ask your friends to tweet: #shortyawards #politics @JIDF b/c he needs ur help 2 defeat Hamas [VOTING ENDS TONIGHT!]
Oxy Conservative
Oxy Conservative I nominate @OxyConservative for a Shorty Award in #politics because he is one damn handsome devil!
The Angry Liberal
The Angry Liberal I nominate @OxyConservative for a Shorty Award in #politics. He slices, he dices, he even makes Julian fries of #wingnuts and their BS.
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3 votes in politics
1 vote in egocentric

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Cory!
Ardee-ann SageMoon
Ardee-ann SageMoon I nominate @Cory Booker for a Shorty Award in #politics because...he demonstrates his concern for Newark every day!
tdnfeeds
tdnfeeds Booker Tweet: I nominate @Cory Booker for a Shorty Award in #politics because...his undying devotion and continued... http://bit.ly/4U1s...
Markos Guess
Markos Guess I nominate @Cory Booker for a Shorty Award in #politics because...his undying devotion and continued efforts to improve
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3 votes in politics

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Sarah Palin

Sarah Palin

Former Governor of Alaska and GOP Vice Presidential Nominee
Sylvia Sabbagha
Sylvia Sabbagha I nominate @SarahPalinUSA for a Shorty Award in #politics because I think she may be the first female president of USA.
I. Turner
I. Turner I nominate @SarahPalinUSA for a Shorty Award in #politics because she's awesome and I'm excited to see her on Fox News!
dara dara
dara dara I nominate @SarahPalinUSA for a Shorty Award in #politics because she was rogue b4 rouge was sexy & cool! Go Gov Palin!
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3 votes in politics
3 votes in stupidity
1 vote in biggestdamnliar
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1 vote in government

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Ney Leprevost

Ney Leprevost

Jornalista, deputado estadual (PP). Ex-secretário de Esporte e Turismo do Paraná. Presidente da Comissão de Saúde e da Frente Parlamentar Pró-Leitura.
Equipe Twiticos
Equipe Twiticos [email protected]neyleprevost Pode Ajudar danto RT ? #shortyawards @Twiticos #politics (Seguindo, acompanhando e autenticando políticos no twitter )
VoteBrasil.com
VoteBrasil.com @neyleprevost Ajude-nos no Oscar/twitter P/VOTAR RT: I nominate @votebrasil for a Shorty Award in #politics because it's very informative
Políticos do Brasil
Políticos do Brasil @neyleprevost Vote no @twiticos http://bit.ly/1I7k... p/o Shorty Award em #politics>interação política,ativistas, eleitores e cidadania
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3 votes in politics

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NCLR

NCLR

National Council of La Raza
Mauricio Hernandez
Mauricio Hernandez I nominate @NCLR for a Shorty Award in #politics because of the important work it does in the #latino community
KetyEsquivel
KetyEsquivel I nominate @NCLR for a Shorty Award in #politics because of the important work it does in the community.
Angela M.
Angela M. I nominate @nclr for a Shorty Award in #politics
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3 votes in politics
1 vote in nclr

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Avaaz.org

Avaaz.org

The world in action.
Marcos Oliveira
Marcos Oliveira I nominate @Avaaz for a Shorty Award in #politics because they use to be on the right time at the right places, always.
Aurélio Oliveira
Aurélio Oliveira I nominate @avaaz for a Shorty Award in #politics because they push the planet's leaders towards good directions.
Marcos Rondineli
Marcos Rondineli I nominate @avaaz for a Shorty Award in #politics because they know the road to peace and push people through it.
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3 votes in politics
1 vote in culturalinstitution