Elizabeth Warren Fires Shots, Captivates Twitter During Democratic Debate No. 7

Bernie Sanders was the most-tweeted-about candidate Tuesday night

Elizabeth Warren won the moment, but Bernie Sanders won the evening Twitter

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (Mass.) captured the attention of Twitter users during the seventh Democratic presidential candidates’ debate Tuesday night with her response to an alleged comment by fellow candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (Vt.) that a woman can’t win the election.

The most-tweeted-about moments Tuesday night were:

  1. Warren saying, “The only people on stage who have won every single election they have been in are the women.”
  2. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (Minn.) and Sanders discussing Medicare for All
  3. The candidates discussing healthcare and the merits of their individual plans

The most-tweeted-about Democratic candidates were:

  1. Sanders
  2. Former Vice President Joe Biden
  3. Warren
  4. Entrepreneur Andrew Yang
  5. South Bend (Ind.) Mayor Pete Buttigieg
  6. Klobuchar

And the most-tweeted-about U.S. politicians overall Tuesday night were:

  1. President Donald Trump
  2. Sanders
  3. Biden
  4. Warren
  5. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.)
  6. Yang

david.cohen@adweek.com David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.