Last night, all eyes were on Twitter for President Trump’s first #SOTU address, and we’re here to break down the top moments and record-setting numbers.
With 4.5M Tweets, the speech was the most Tweeted #SOTU or #JointSession address ever, surpassing last year’s record of 3 million Tweets.
These were the top Tweeted moments during @POTUS' #SOTU address:
- @POTUS: "We stand for the national anthem"
- @POTUS discusses immigration reform proposals
- @POTUS discusses MS-13
Here were the top Tweeted about people during @POTUS' #SOTU address:
- Donald Trump
- Barack Obama
- Paul Ryan
- Nancy Pelosi
- Melania Trump
This was the most Retweeted Tweet during the #SOTU address:
This map shows how conversation on Twitter spread across the U.S. as the President spoke: