Congratulations are in order to Sen. Claire McCaskillClaire Conner McCaskillGOP sees fresh opening with Dems’ single payer embrace Senators blast internet subsidy program It is time to make domestic terrorism a federal crime 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.