First it was Weiner, now it’s Johnson – freshman congressman’s Twitter feed hacked

Congressman Bill Johnson’s office reports that his Twitter account was compromised.

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Weinergate chills, shrinks congressional tweeting

In the wake of perhaps the highest-profile blunder to-date in the GovTwit space, organizations are analyzing data surrounding the “Weinergate” scandal. Check out reports and graphs from TweetCongress and OhMyGov! as well as tips and thoughts from The Daily Kos and a State Department leader.

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One Year, Thousands of GovTwits

Today marks the one year anniversary of the GovTwit directory. Started as a simple blog post listing about 150 IDs, the directory now contains over 2,500 names of agencies and individuals in the public sector who are using Twitter to share information and ideas about critical issues facing government.

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