North America 21 February 2017 The 43 people Donald Trump listens to Who are the people the US president follows on Twitter? Getty Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up The US president Donald Trump is known for his free use of the social media platform Twitter. Since taking office in January, the president has notably continued to use his own Twitter account @realDonaldTrump instead of switching to the official @POTUS account, instead choosing to tweet his views to his 24.9m followers. Of the 43 accounts Trump is following, Piers Morgan, the British media personality, has the most followers, clocking in at 5.52m. Roll over the table below to see how who these 43 people are - or read the whole story at Verdict.co.uk. › Former Irish premier John Bruton on Brexit: "Britain should pay for our border checks" Subscribe For more great writing from our award-winning journalists subscribe for just £1 per month!