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Biden to get US President's Twitter account with zero followers

03:03, 23 December 2020
Biden to get US President's Twitter account with zero followers Photo: Oliver Contreras/Keystone Press Agency/Global Look Press

Twitter has decided that the US President-elect Joe Biden will receive the official presidential account with no subscribers. At the moment, the account is assigned to the incumbent US President Donald Trump.


Trump has a personal Twitter account, which he actively uses. The official account of the US President passes from one owner of the White House to another. So it was in 2016, so it will be now, TASS reports.

At the moment, more than 33 million people have subscribed to the Twitter page of the US President, and 26 million to the official White House account. Trump's personal Twitter account has 88.5 million subscribers.

Supporters of US incumbent President Donald Trump are planning a virtual 'second inauguration' for him on Jan. 20, the same day as President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, NEWS.ru reported earlier.