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Monday, July 23, 2012
Rumor circulating that Romney camp bought Twitter followers
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Mitt Romney’s campaign is denying that they have ever purchased Twitter followers. Buzzfeed says, “Romney's presidential campaign is stumped by the candidate's rapid Twitter follower growth, with the candidate's account gaining more than 75,000 followers in less than a day. Zac Moffatt, the Romney campaign's digital director, rejected accusations that the campaign was "buying" followers for Romney, who trails @BarackObama's account by more than 16 million followers. "We have reached out to Twitter to find out additional information