Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

An archive of the public statements deleted by U.S. politicians. Explore the tweets they would prefer you couldn't see.

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Rep. Walter Jones (R) @RepWalterJones

Today I had the honor of reading House Mouse, Senate Mouse to students at Creswell Elementary in the 3rd district: http://t.co/mdSiXlyCnN

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Governor Mike Pence (R) @GovPenceIN

RT @FirstLadyIN: It was a pleasure to talk w/ @rtv6 @katieheinz6 about how I miss teaching & love encouraging Indiana schools! http://t.co/G25Qcec60y

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Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

RT @MayorHodges: Great news! @CityMinneapolis is 1 of 6 cities selected by @leagueofcities for juvenile-justice reform assistance. http://t.co/eFNe08RFUa kb

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Office of Sen. Coons (D) @SenCoonsOffice

From the Blog: Manufacturing Update for November 2014 http://t.co/ONA8GnQHKL

Alejandro (D) @agarciapadilla

¡A buen ritmo avanza la construcción del Paseo de Puerta de Tierra! Conoce más: xxx.xxxx #JuntosMoviendoPR http://t.co/d6sFJsDa6t

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Michael McCaul (R) @McCaulPressShop

I spoke with @ABCaustralia on the hostage situation today, my thoughts and prayers are with all of Australia today. http://t.co/oTJcoW0Ulk

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Keith Rothfus (R) @KeithRothfus

The FY2015 Omni cuts $10 million from the Independent

Matt Salmon (R) @RepMattSalmon

Nancy & I join the East Valley in extending our condolences to the family of Spc. Wyatt J. Martin, who was KIA while serving in Afghanistan.

Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D) @RepCardenas

This is one of my favorite events of the year: the 47th Annual Pacoima Holiday Parade. Thank you to the community... http://t.co/PKw6HkL2E6

Colleen Hanabusa (D) @RepHanabusa

RT @nytimes: 15 writers share the best book they read this year http://t.co/zTBCdlTaz1 (Illustrations: R. Kikuo Johnson) http://t.co/M9dmStwTAY

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Senator Hatch Office (R) @SenOrrinHatch

Staffer (@JPFreire) tweet deleted. Apologies for the distraction!

Senator Hatch Office (R) @SenOrrinHatch

Lady passes toy drive, explains to dog, "That's not for you. That's not for dogs." Dog clearly regrets the error and moves along.

Governor Sandoval (R) @GovSandoval

Stepping outside to join @KTNV during their annual holiday food drive. Stop by the Mansion and help a family in need! http://t.co/1I0vinbrMs

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JohnCornyn (R) @JohnCornyn

RT @SusanCombs: Why is a dime-sized spider going to cost Texans $29 million and untold hours of traffic? http://t.co/Sb5e0VcPXl

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Doug LaMalfa (R) @DougLaMalfa

@JohnGGalt where's the mute button, hate that ad

John Kasich (R) @JohnKasich

Good to have Sen. @aliciareece on hand as I sign an Exec Order creating the task force on community-police relations http://t.co/fMeFKfDX8Y

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Senator Hatch Office (R) @SenOrrinHatch

I think virtually every Repub. would vote for this. I suspect we'll get a considerable number of Democrats too too," http://t.co/bumOESG9Gb

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Rep. Suzan DelBene (D) @RepDelBene

RT @educationweek: .@PoliticsK12: Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., to Take Top Democratic Spot on Education Panel http://t.co/chlCR5yHJv #edpolitics

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