But the little-known tech entrepreneur racked up more than 108,000 new Twitter followers in the hours that followed, according to a Post analysis, almost 38,000 more than his runner-up in total new followers, Sen.

“The buzz you can create from social media like Twitter can have a real effect,” Democratic strategist Bruce Gyory told The Post.

Sanders, the Democratic Socialist senator from Vermont, has held on to the huge Twitter fan base he built in that contest, with far more followers — 9.3 million — than anyone else in the field.



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