Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

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Adam Schiff (D) @RepAdamSchiff

Lockdown has been lifted on Capitol Hill. I checked in with my staff and all are fine.

Brent Roske for CA33 (I) @brentroske

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I'm cleaning up my twitter using http://t.co/5fPdXva2Hq Has anyone tried this? Seems useful!

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RepBThompson (D) @BennieGThompson

Thanks everyone for the concern, I am fine as well as everyone who works for Congressman Bennie G. Thompson.... http://t.co/udPe0p3Tpb

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Chris Van Hollen (D) @ChrisVanHollen

All staff safe & acctd for. Thanks to Cap Police for keeping us safe every day & for continuing to do so, even while your pay is suspended.

Rep. Roger Williams (R) @RepRWilliams

RT @JaredHalpern: Just a quick thank you to the US Capitol Police. I interact with many of them daily. All are pros and proved it today.

Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

grrrr spellcheck/typo

Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

We are warching the news just like y'al. Sheltering in place on lockdowwn. http://t.co/4aVPK8j5O8

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Tim Griffin (R) @TG4Arkansas

Stop the violent rhetoric President Obama, Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi. #Disgusting

Rep. Tom Cole (R) @TomColeOK04

Watch my interview about the fiscal situation with @bloombergtv http://t.co/ZbBcRY4hhQ

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Senator Ted Cruz (R) @SenTedCruz

Again, Harry Reid has shot down funding for the VA and national parks: http://t.co/EthnWhxtHe No doubt -- this is #HarryReidsShutdown

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Rep. Roger Williams (R) @RepRWilliams

Reports of shots fired on Capitol Hill. I am safe is so is my staff. Following shelter in place procedures.

Rep. Richard Hanna (R) @RepRichardHanna

I will donate my pay to the Wounded Warriors Project and United Pay for as long as the shutdown lasts. Congress should do its job. #NY22

Rep. Pete Visclosky (D) @RepVisclosky

Pete’s #Jobs and #Opportunity Fair is set for 10/21 in Mich. City on 10/21. Visit http://t.co/I4DyiwxfuW for more. http://t.co/Y8DOHZmaB6

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Rep. Susan Davis (D) @RepSusanDavis

Coverage of the bipartisan bill I'm cosponsoring to provide Fed workers with back pay when the government reopens. https://t.co/KG6esBzhWQ

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Rep. Joe Garcia (D) @RepJoeGarcia

@CNNDirectoUSA: @JoeGarcia habla hoy en @CNNDirectoUSA sobre la paralisis politica en #Washington y el cierre del gobierno. 6PM ET

Elijah E. Cummings (D) @RepCummings

Tune in to @MiddayWYPR at 12PM today - I'll be on with @DanRodricks to discuss the government shutdown, and impact on federal workers.

John Shimkus (R) @RepShimkus

John 14:6 Jesus Saudi to him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.

Rep. Chris Stewart (R) @RepChrisStewart

VIDEO: #HeartlessHarry strikes again: First no funding for veterans, now no funding for children with cancer http://t.co/mCG6XPWDvq

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U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan (D) @USRepRickNolan

RT @davidaxelrod: Interesting to watch House Rs identify area after area they now deem critical enough to fund. Pretty soon they'll believe in government!

Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

Isakson Expects Sequester To Persist http://t.co/jwJdp0UNim via @jstewnews

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elisabeth jensen (D) @JensenElis

ICYMI - On Tuesday I called for Congress to actually start governing together, not shut the government down.... http://t.co/5Q13mujigJ

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Robert Sarvis 4VaGov (I) @RobertSarvisVA

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Major Coup for Sarvis!:“@varight: @RobertSarvisVA Virginia Right! Endorses Libertarian Sarvis for Governor [...] http://t.co/icQgz6qoUW

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Charles Rangel (D) @cbrangel

Proud to stabs with my Colleagues in introducing HR15-comprehensive immigration reform #CIR http://t.co/qWfBkiBkdT

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

Obama is now asking the stock markets to tank tomorrow because he thinks it will help him. https://t.co/wonR3cjXoU

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Tom Cotton (R) @RepTomCotton

Tonight the House will vote on H.R. 3230, legislation that would ensure funding for @arkansasguard

Jim Graves (D) @Graves4Congress

RT @tcdailyplanet: Minneapolis mayoral candidate Betsy Hodges wants Minneapolis residents to be "militantly immodest" http://t.co/pY6DABg9kh

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Hear what many Republicans have to say about @SpeakerBoehner's #GOPShutdown: http://t.co/BRxKG8SObo

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CarterforCongress (R) @Carter4Congress

Participated in #GAPreKWeek this morning at West Chatham Elementary in Pooler. http://t.co/XRwzv2jfLF

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Tammy Duckworth (D) @RepDuckworth

My google hang out is starting now. Click here to join: https://t.co/RE2GfTMib3

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Rob Maness (R) @RobManess

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @RepSinema

Calling for a clean budget resolution that ends shutdown and gets US running again.

Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

RT @kramos1841: .@JoeGarcia speaks at press conference introducing Bi-Partisan #immigration reform bill in the House #latism http://t.co/yvjyQeCIxE

Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

RT @britneyspears: Go call the po-lice, Go Call The Gu-vunah! Someone tell Congress to get to #WorkBxxCH

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

http://t.co/NxYITtPbi5 RT @markknoller "What right do they have to pick and choose what’s going to be funded?" says Reid.

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Rep. Todd Rokita (R) @ToddRokita

.senatorreid won't listen to House Republicans or his constituents. #LetsTalk to end the shutdown. http://t.co/xmgnSxLPZ1

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CarterforCongress (R) @Carter4Congress

The mailman just dropped by with my stats for the past week. 5 new followers and 6 unfollowers. Via http://t.co/VSP4evlyJG

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Lindsey Graham (R) @GrahamBlog

It's absurb Senate Democrats won't sit down and negotiate with the House GOP.

Barbara Lee (D) @BLeeForCongress

Check out http://t.co/lgttuM2Vtn & http://t.co/I0jd78OWF0 - #ThisIsObamacare / they're very popular so you might need to be patient.

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Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

VIDEO: Watch @BBCNewsUS's piece on Johnny's Iran hostage bill. http://t.co/jIrRWaeLoe #argo

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

Voted tonite to fund VA 2 limit harm 2 vets caused by shutdown. Not a solution tho-Congress must end the shutdown for our country.

Rep. Tom Cole (R) @TomColeOK04

House Republicans have worked tirelessly to prevent a government shutdown. http://t.co/SKRiDsYGSS

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Rep. Jared Huffman (D) @RepHuffman

RT @jaketapper: 30 sick children, most w/ cancer, turned away from NIH clinical trials bc of govt shutdown, per WSJ > http://t.co/Z3gCOHxWMI

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Elizabeth Esty (D) @RepEsty

Speaking soon on House floor to urge House vote on Senate bill to end this reckless govt shutdown http://t.co/kHKB9WXO2s

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Tammy Duckworth (D) @RepDuckworth

Today, I met with members of the @APA from my district to discuss the importance of suicide prevention. http://t.co/FxdKVJ0RU2

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Rep. Mike McIntyre (D) @RepMikeMcIntyre

Calabash Fire Dept received $216,240 in federal funds to ensure 3 positions, shared by 12 firefighters, are staffed http://t.co/C8WmkMAbVe

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G. K. Butterfield (D) @GKButterfield

Today is the first day of open enrollment in the new health insurance marketplaces created by the Affordable Care... http://t.co/QHYbnp3P8u

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G. K. Butterfield (D) @GKButterfield

Today is the first day of open enrollment in the new health insurance marketplaces created by the Affordable Care... http://t.co/ypBCKj1RVV

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