Second Presidential Debate Recap: Top Tweets from Heritage

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A selection, in no particular order, of some of the top tweets — most retweeted and favorited — from Heritage staff during last night’s second presidential debate from Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY.

If oil were subsidized like wind, it would get $50/bb from feds.

— David Kreutzer (@dwkreutzer) October 17, 2012

10 Things the Federal Gov’t Wasted Your Money on This Year: #debate

— Heritage Foundation (@Heritage) October 17, 2012


Reminder: Obamacare hikes taxes on 600,000 people whose incomes fall below the federal poverty line

— Lachlan Markay (@lachlan) October 17, 2012

Marriage: The Greatest Weapon Against Child Poverty –> #Debate2012

— Paul D. Gallagher (@PaulDGallagher) October 17, 2012


Jeremy’s generation will pay $1,099 more in taxes in 2013 due to Taxmageddon. #Debate2012 #Debates

— Ryan Nichols (@JetSetterRyan) October 17, 2012

Cut Planned Parenthood funding? Me too! #debates

— Jennifer A. Marshall (@MarshallJenA) October 17, 2012


Here are the results of the fracking in North Dakota

— Todd Thurman (@ToddThurman) October 17, 2012

Want to know about women’s issues from a conservative women’s perspective? Look at @marshalljena ‘s paper… #Debate2012

— Sondra Clark(@SondraClark) October 17, 2012


“Looking to the future” translation: I want you to pay more every time you fill up your car:… #debate2012

— Izzy Ortega (@IzzyOrtega) October 17, 2012