- Message character limit, counting spaces, is 140
- At the beginning of a Tweet, if you place a period before a Twitter handle, it will send that Tweet to that handle’s followers and to your followers
- If you are attaching a photo, the photo should not count towards your 140 character limit
Some possible #hashtags include:
Twitter Handles for Members of Congress
Sample Tweets – Please upload photos with tweets when possible, and edit for length when needed!
.@Senator ______ Please support #AntibioticResistance research and surveillance. It is vital to US security.
.@Rep_______Please support $$$ for #AntibioticResistance @CDC, @NIH, @BARDA. AR kills at least 23,000 Americans every year. Fund AR programs.
.@Senator____________ Please reject proposed cuts to domestic and global health ID/HIVprgms in FY2018 #NIH and #CDC $$$ is critical to stopping #Zika, #Ebola, and other #InfectiousDiseases.
.@Rep_______Please cosponsor HR 1840, the READI Act help spur antibiotic R&D and combat antibiotic resistance #Ready4READI
.@Senator/@SecPrice Please provide Medicare payment increases to support and value ID physicians #ValueIDDocs