31 DC Tweeps You Need to Be Following

With Social Media Week is in full force, we asked our contributors and friends and came up with a list of 31 DC’s Tweeps You Need to Be Following on Twitter! Are we missing anyone? Let us know in the comment section below!

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Reporters and Wonks

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@TheFix – Chris Cillizza of the Washington Post and host of Politics and Pints.

@neda_semnani – Roll Call’s (and Heard on the Hill) gum shoe reporter

@dcbigjohn – Bureau Chief for BuzzFeed

@ethanklapper – Social Media Editor with HuffPost Politics

@JakeTapper – It’s Jake Tapper! CNN Reporter and frequent tweeter.

@Nielslesniewski – CQ/RollCall reporter.

NikkiSchwab – Washington Examiner political gossip reporter

@BennyJohnson – Best job out there. Viral Political Editor with Buzzfeed. Just don’t come at him bro!

DC Insiders

@UnSuckDCMetro – Everything we love and hate about our favorite form of transportation.

@BlairDC – DC’s official socialite!

@OhMyGoff – Angie Goff with NBC 4.

@KateBennett_DC – Washingtonian Editor

@KStreetKate – DC’s “concierge of cool” and editor at KStreetMag

@FamousDC – Tips for the beltway. Great website.

@PoPVille – Dan Silverman knows a lot about whats going down in DC.

@ggwash – DC area is great, but it could be greater!

@dcist – Another website about DC.

@welovedc – They love DC. And you should too. Give them a follow!

@marionbarryjr – Council-member and the former (but still) Mayor of DC. Hilarious tweets!

@InTheCapital – Local website

@betsyscribeindc – Tweets for Fishbowl DC, Media aficionado.

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30 DC Tweeps You Need to Be Following
@floridagirlindc – AARP’s Social Media director and food lover!

@BtchesWhoBrunch – They’re bitches who brunch!

@jsidman – Food Editor for Washington City Paper

@DCFoodCzar – Shameless plug. Cloture Club food writer. He just started tweeting. Give Shawn a follow!

@bestbitesblog – Washingtonian’s Food Blog

@dchungry – Living with a staff assistant salary? Eating in DC on a budget.

@CapitalCooking – Lauren DeSantis has a TV series about culinary riches. #NomNomNom

@TheHungryLobbyist – Food Blogger with an expense account

@GirlMeetsFood – Editor of Girl Meets Food in DC.

@JeanSchindler – Kitchen Quroum, a Food and drink recipe writer for Cloture Club!

And if you haven’t started following @ClotureClub yet! Here’s your chance!

*** Thanks to Blair Milligan (@BlairDC), Chris Abraham (@ChrisAbraham), Morgan Gress (@MorganGress), Shawn, JW for their recommendations.
Featured Image Photo Credit: @Colarusso

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