Congratulations are in order to Sen. Claire McCaskillClaire Conner McCaskillCalif. gov candidates battle for second place Senate panel advances Trump's CIA nominee Five votes to watch in fight over Trump's CIA nominee MORE (D-Mo.) today, who surpassed 20,000 followers of her Twitter feed.

McCaskill, one of the most prolific tweeters in Congress, tweeted (naturally) the news, along with some thoughts about how Twitter makes for better government.

She wrote:
Just passed 20,000 followers mark.Thank you all. Wish everyone was as interested in govt as you all are.Govt works better with your input.