#Trumpcare was lawmakers' most popular hashtag in 2017

#Trumpcare was lawmakers' most popular hashtag in 2017
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#Trumpcare was the most used hashtag by members of Congress in 2017, according to a new study.

Other top hashtags used by lawmakers on Twitter and Facebook included #aca, #taxreform and #protectourcare. The social media analysis was conducted by Quorum.

The most viral Twitter post from a Republican lawmaker in 2017 was Sen. Bob CorkerRobert (Bob) Phillips CorkerCorker: 'Everything points' to Saudi crown prince ordering Khashoggi's killing CIA concludes Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi murder: report  McConnell, Flake clash over protecting Mueller probe MORE's (Tenn.) tweet mocking President TrumpDonald John TrumpBroward County official Brenda Snipes submits resignation after criticism Retired lieutenant general tears into Trump over attacks against Navy SEAL: 'Disgusting' Senate barrels toward showdown over Trump's court picks MORE. It has been retweeted more than 148,000 times.

The most popular tweet from a politician on the left was Sen. Bernie SandersBernard (Bernie) SandersDems wonder if Sherrod Brown could be their magic man My fellow Democrats should watch their language: Economic equality is not a rational societal goal As Democrats gear up to challenge Trump in 2020, the key political divide will be metropolitan versus rural MORE’s (I-Vt.) tweet from the Women’s March on Jan. 21.

The analysis also looked at app usage. Republican lawmakers are more slightly fond of Instagram then their Democratic counterparts, posting an average of 49 pictures a year compared to 47 for Democrats.

Democrats far out-tweet Republicans though, averaging almost twice as many posts on Twitter over the past year.