Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) won the second Democratic debate in Des Moines, Iowa, according to social media and Google data. Sanders was the top-searched Democratic candidate on Google during Saturday night’s debate, with 43 percent of searches going to him. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton followed closely behind with 40 percent. Sanders also had the most follower growth on Twitter during the debate. He added 11,000 followers, compared to Clinton’s 4,800 and former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley’s 4,100 new followers, according to Twitter.

Source: Sanders leads social media engagement during debate | TheHill

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