In a small but vivid nod to Wednesday's transition, outgoing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) changed her @SpeakerPelosi Twitter handle on Tuesday night.

"I'm now @NancyPelosi - 2 characters shorter than @SpeakerPelosi," she said, adding, "[Retweet]ers rejoice!" 

At that time, incoming speaker John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerFormer Speaker Boehner's official portrait unveiled Key Republicans say Biden can break Washington gridlock From learning on his feet to policy director MORE (R-Ohio) was still tweeting at @GOPLeader.

She has 30,321 followers; he has 70,030.