GOP is 'out-tweeting' Dems in Congress


— Sen. John McCainJohn Sidney McCainTrump's dangerous Guantánamo fixation will fuel fire for terrorists Tech beefs up lobbying amid Russia scrutiny Ad encourages GOP senator to vote 'no' on tax bill MORE (R-Ariz.) has the most followers of any senator, with nearly 1.6 million

— Sen. Claire McCaskillClaire Conner McCaskillOn Capitol Hill, few name names on sexual harassment Democrats scramble to contain Franken fallout  Gillibrand to donate money from Franken's PAC MORE (D-Mo.) has the highest number of tweets

— Rep. John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerTrump's pick for Federal Reserve chief is right choice at right time The two-party system is dying — let’s put it out of its misery One year later, neither party can get past last year's election MORE (R-Ohio), House minority leader, has more followers than any other House Republican. Minority Whip Eric CantorEric CantorIf we want to make immigration great again, let's make it bipartisan Top Lobbyists 2017: Hired Guns GOP Rep. Jeb Hensarling to retire after end of current term MORE (R-Va.) comes in second

— Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.) leads House Republicans in clout and influence

Hillicon Valley reported this trend back in November, but it's nice to have some validation. We'll post the link to the report as soon as it goes live this morning.

The report was put together by Mark Senak, partner at Fleishman-Hillard in D.C.

Cross-posted to the Twitter Room.