Do you Tweet?

Twitter is, again, making headlines in Connecticut.

Ted Mann wrote a pieceduring this past campaign cycle regarding the sloppy work done by Andrew Powelany, campaign manager of Sean Sullivan who was beaten soundly by Rep. Joe Courtney, as he made foolish remarks on Twitter about his fledgling campaign.

The JI takes a look at the ‘Tweets’ of GOP Chair Chris Healy and the ways that he uses the site. 

Will reporters, editors and producers be forced to join Twitter in order to cover the news properly? These ‘Tweets’ are often raw and unfiltered and could be a gold mine for an ambitious reporter.

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One Response

  1. Agreed. I’ll make the case even stronger. Instead of “could be a gold mine for an ambitious reporter,” to “will be a gold mine for an ambitious reporter. I’ve based a few recent stories from Twitter leads.

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