Sure, he may be lagging behind social-media darlings Sen. Marco “Watergate” Rubio, R-Fla., and GOP filibuster twins Rand Paul of Kentucky and Ted Cruz of Texas — each boasting about 436,000 followers, 250,000 followers and 161,000 followers, respectively — in terms of online adulation.
But Colorado Democrat Mark Udall proved Friday that he knows how to cram a whole lotta attention-getters into 140 characters:
#CO is fed up w/ #partisan brinksmanship. RT to #MakeDCListen to the #middleclass & #CObiz who want #bipartisan solutions not shutdowns.one two trio
— Mark Udall (@MarkUdall) September 27, 2013