The newly-created governmental Twitter account @POTUS currently follows a lots people, and while many are Biden administration aides or high-level staffers, model and TELEVISION personality Chrissy Teigen also made it.

Teigen, who commands a huge following of more than 13 million on the social networks platform, appealed for a follow from the incoming commander-in-chief ahead of his inauguration on Wednesday. She was formerly obstructed by Donald Trump.

” hey there @joebiden I have been obstructed by the president for 4 years can I get a follow plz,” Teigen tweeted, tagging Biden’s personal account.

As of Thursday early morning, the demand had brought in numerous remarks, more than 23,000 retweets and a whopping 600,000 likes from other users on the platform, where Trump’s personal account has been permanently suspended because January 8.

Teigen reacted to the @POTUS follow after it was highlighted in a tweet by the political author Gabe Fleisher. She wrote: “OH MY GOD!!!!!!!!!! my heart oh my god lmao I can lastly see the president’s tweets and they probably won’t be unhinged.”

my heart oh my god lmao I can lastly see the president’s tweets and they most likely will not be unhinged

— chrissy teigen (@chrissyteigen) January 21, 2021

The shortlist included White House Communications Director Kate Bedingfield, Deputy Chief of Staff Jen O’Malley Dillon, Chief of Personnel Ronald Klain, Vice President Kamala Harris, the Director of the National Economic Council Brian Deese, and more.

For contrast, the POTUS account during President Trump’s 4 years in office followed an overall of 38 people– mainly U.S. federal government firms together with a handful of administration staff– and had more than 33 million followers.

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The brand-new Biden POTUS account is following a lots people, including one celeb.
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The version of President Donald Trump’s @POTUS account has been archived.

Prior To Wednesday, the @POTUS manage had been @PresElectBiden, a fresh account made for the president that did not keep fans from the prior administration.

A new account has also been developed for the White Home. It follows 4 people at the time of composing and has actually pulled in more than three million followers.

The new @POTUS account has actually tweeted eight times at the time of writing, validating the administration was rejoining the Paris Environment Agreement and laying out policy.

Its first main tweet read: “There is no time to lose when it comes to dealing with the crises we deal with.

Like Trump, President Biden has maintained the usage of a personal account, although has indicated that @POTUS is set to end up being the main.

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President Joe Biden gestures as he gets here for his inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2021 in Washington, DC.
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