Sen. Claire McCaskillClaire Conner McCaskillConservatives spark threat of bloody GOP primaries Congress needs to work to combat the poverty, abuse and neglect issues that children face Lobbying world MORE (D-Mo.) tweeted some career advice for other lawmakers today:
Twitter is great. So many can weigh in. Quickly and easily. Wish more of my colleagues used this short cut to get people's views on issues.

Many members of Congress have used the microblogging site to issue releases, discuss legislation, ask constituents for input, answer journalists' questions via "Twitterview," or just muse.

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