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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Justin Amash (R) @justinamash

RT @RepThomasMassie: For half a day, @SenRandPaul has defended the Constitution with substantive policy, not phonebooks #StandWithRand

Steny Hoyer (D) @StenyHoyer

Met w @SpecialOlympics, @BestBuddies advocates to discuss efforts to improve opportunities for ppl w disabilities http://t.co/EAJeZbkkj4

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Todd Young 4Congress (R) @ToddYoungIN

More government spending and taxing won't get middle class Hoosiers back to work. We need a balanced approach to... http://t.co/fDJ31e2gGW

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Lynn Jenkins (R) @lynnjenkins

Fastest way for processing fat off your body in 2 weeks http://t.co/HcB1yWeAyf

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Scott Peters (D) @ScottPetersSD

Next pic we'll include his groovy hat MT @RachelLaing: I want snow angel-making. RT @ScottPetersSD: #snowquester http://t.co/1kEXZv6ZBw

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Jan Brewer (R) @GovBrewer

With the help of @azcommerce @cityofchandler GM will be bringing 1,000 jobs to #Chandler over the next 5 years.

Ed Perlmutter (D) @Ed4Colorado

Threat of Colorado lawsuit looms as fracking ban OK'd in Fort Collins http://t.co/Ux0shf5a4P via @denverpost

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

Chavez nationalized oil companies, censored opposition media and banned guns. Democrats lost a true believer.

Jackie Walorski (R) @RepWalorski

I applaud the passage of @RepLukeMesser legislation to bring Hoosier common sense to Congress. Read more: http://t.co/2WtduxZ2Uf #IN02

Saxby Chambliss (R) @SaxbyChambliss

RT @MikeEmanuelFox: More @SaxbyChambliss: I don't intend to encourage filibuster of Mr #Brennan. I think it will run normal course and he'll prob be confirmed.

Rep. Chris Stewart (R) @RepChrisStewart

FLOOR SPEECH: "Stricter laws to ban guns will not solve problems ... we need to do a better job of enforcing laws" #utpol...

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

Koch cancer laser satellites RT @Reuters: Venezuela VP Maduro: Cancer was an "attack" by President Chavez's enemies http://t.co/02ZEQgzMyy

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Dave Joyce (R) @RepDaveJoyce

Off to the bipartisan Tuesday Group meeting of Members hoping to work together on important issues like jobs and controlling spending.

Rick Scott (R) @FLGovScott

CEOs now rank FL the best state for business. #ItsWorking #sayfie

Betty McCollum (D) @BettyMcCollum04

There is no better example of @NCAI’s successful efforts than the advocacy for the reauthorization of #VAWAhttp://t.co/7G7DuOJFOi

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ColbertBuschSC (D) @ColbertBuschSC

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Rothenberg: Colbert’s Sister an Underdog, but Worth Watching http://t.co/CRVOwMFzKn @rollcall #SisterColbert #SC1 #SCTweets #SCPOL

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Barbara Lee (D) @BLeeForCongress

Kayla Moore died in police custody last month; I wrote this post about her case: http://t.co/dtCPdRQgWm

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