The most-tweeted-about topics during the debate were:
- Foreign affairs
- Reproductive rights
Pence picked up 22,000 Twitter followers during the debate, while Kaine added 15,000 to his tally.
The three most-tweeted moments during Tuesday night’s event were:
- Kaine and Pence discuss Russia and President Vladimir Putin
- Kaine and Pence debate the use of nuclear weapons
- Pence responds to Kaine on unity, citing “that Mexican thing”
Finally, the most retweeted tweet during the debate came from Trump and congratulated Pence, his running mate.
Readers: Did you interact on Twitter during the vice presidential debate Tuesday night?
⚡️Twitter data for the US vice presidential debate⚡️
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