Sanders, Clinton dead even on Twitter conversation during debate
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Sen. Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersSanders, Warren, O’Rourke inspire patriotic small donor waves Bill Press reflects on Clinton, Sanders and a life in politics Overnight Health Care: GOP pushes stiff work requirements for food stamps | Johnny Isakson opens up about family's tragic loss to opioids | Republicans refuse to back vulnerable Dem's opioids bill | Dems offer new public option plan MORE (I-Vt.) and former Secretary of State Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonJustice to provide access to Comey memos to GOP lawmakers Justice Dept inspector asks US attorney to consider criminal charges for McCabe: reports 'Homeland' to drop Trump allegories in next season MORE had an even split of the Twitter conversation surrounding Thursday night's PBS Democratic presidential debate.

Both candidates got a 50 percent share of the conversation on the social media outlet in the first debate since the New Hampshire primary.
 
 
 
Sanders, however, received more new followers on Twitter than Clinton did.
 
The data also shows that the most-tweeted-about moments of the debate were the closing statements. During his final words, Sanders shot back at Clinton's claim that he has criticized President Obama in unfair manner.