US Politics in Trump era Public date: 17.09.2019 01:44:11

1 Apr 2017

Ted Lieu is out-tweeting Trump, and it’s making him a political star

The unassuming California congressman is one of the president’s biggest media nemeses. Since the beginning of the year, followers of his personal @tedlieu account have exploded, going from fewer than 10,000 to more than 122,000.His frequent barbs have gotten the far right’s attention. Breitbart News has wondered whether, as a colonel in the Air Force Reserve, he could be court-martialed for persistent criticism of the commander in chief. (He can’t be, and he doesn’t tweet on duty.)
The unassuming California congressman is one of the president’s biggest media nemeses. Since the beginning of the...

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