Document Type

Data Set

Publication Date

11-14-2009

Twitter Search Words

#tweetcongress

Search Start Date

2009-11-14T20:50-6:00

Search End Date

2009-11-02

Abstract

Twitter data stream collected with the search term #tweetcongress.

The basic thrust of this set of messages is given by one of the first tweets:

#tweetcongress "NO MEANS NO"!! NO GOV HEALTHCARE!! DO NOT PASS ANOTHER BILL UNTIL THE CORRUPTION IN DC IS DEALT WITH #ocra #tcot

It is a stream of anti-government, anti-Obama, anti-health care reform messages.

Total Messages

66,551

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Additional Files

#tweetcongress.xml (22882 kB)
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start page Tweet Congress.pdf (55 kB)
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URL

https://ir.uiowa.edu/polisci_nmp/174