It takes some research, a prepared word document and an unwavering attention span to live-tweet the state senate session in Albany.
But that’s all in a day’s work for Tom Reale, the director of new media for the senate and the man behind @NYSenate.
He joined Poozer Politics to talk about the mission of the senate’s Twitter account, the challenges of responding to people on social media, and the evolution of his job (Spoiler: emojis!).
Reale also had his knowledge of Twitter handles tested and shed light on his (not so) secret life with RPI hockey, which actually helped prepare him for his current job. Continue reading “Getting to Know @NYSenate”