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Romney: 47% remark 'wrong'

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney said his comment on a secretly taped video in which he disparaged 47 percent of voters as dependent on government "was just completely wrong".

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  1. Michael Herrod: Washington News Editor

Presidential debate most tweeted event in US political history

Two statistics from Twitter Government - @gov:

  • Tonight's debate was the most tweeted about event in US political history, topping the numbers from the RNC and DNC.
  • 17,000 Tweets per minute for "Big Bird" and 10,000 Tweets per minute for "PBS".

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