It began as a way to express a quick opinion with a handful of words, but Twitter has grown to become a major force in the political realm.
Presidential campaigns have been watching Twitter closely for endorsements or criticism of their candidates. Celebrities with huge followings have used the platform to promote their choice of candidates and this race for the White House has been no exception. Here's are some of the biggest names to throw their support behind this election's top candidates.
Billy Joe Armstrong
I know there are certain issues that we don't agree on. but I do believe there are issues we can COME TOGETHER on. http://t.co/xLjW7CBZAX— Billie Joe Armstrong (@BJAofficial) September 19, 2015
Bernie Sanders...you're our only hope Obi-Wan Kenobi— Danny DeVito (@DannyDeVito) August 1, 2015
Why I Endorse Bernie Sanders http://t.co/NftWlLUyIK— John Cusack (@johncusack) August 26, 2015
I feel @HillaryClinton will be a great President for the American people and she will make sure that everyone has a voice!— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) April 12, 2015
@realDonaldTrump has been a great friend for many years. We don't need another politician, we need a businessman like Mr. Trump! Trump 2016— Dennis Rodman (@dennisrodman) July 24, 2015