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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Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

The Speaker is about to recognize me for statehood & our #statehood our bill.

Steve Beshear (D) @GovSteveBeshear

Just announced creation of the new Youth Bullying Prevention Task Force, new 22-member panel will include students #antibullying @KyDeptofEd

Senator John Hoeven (R) @SenJohnHoeven

Hope everyone attending today's @FMWFChamber Fourth Annual Meeting has a productive & enjoyable day #FMWFChamber

Lindsey Graham (R) @GrahamBlog

Lat night President Obama tried to tell us that as a nation we're safer today than we've ever been. Do you believe that? I don't.

Dennis Richardson (R) @DRichardsonOR

Today, we honor the heroes among us, the resilience of the American people, and the patriotism they inspire. http://t.co/cqP5efQRTH

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Tony Strickland (R) @TonyStrickland

On September 11, 2011 the world as we knew it was shattered, however we emerged from the rubble a nation stronger than before. #NeverForget

Branstad-Reynolds (R) @IowasTeam

Read the full details of our new plan for making college affordable & reducing student debt! http://t.co/wytp2BqF96 #iagov

Annette Teijeiro (R) @AnnetteTeijeiro

Thanks to all 1st responders, our military personnel, and the heros of #9/11. God bledd them & their families.

Kathy Weppner (R) @KWeppner

Obama Goes to War. Anti-“Bush War” president outlines plan for air strikes, backing local forces against IS http://t.co/VOs4Y6ZVP8

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Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R) @lisamurkowski

On this day of remembrance, I urge all Alaskans to join together in honor of those fallen heroes & innocent victims. http://t.co/FN4SdSQV7o

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Mark Kirk (R) @SenatorKirk

My #IllinoisStateFair food challenge [http://t.co/1GIApKMQ9L] included 14 foods from IL - which is your favorite? http://t.co/l8HKiZLnKO

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John Kline (R) @repjohnkline

RT @GOPLeader: We will #NeverForget this day, nor the strength, courage & resolve that united a nation in the days & years following http://t.co/oIAe6rt5kO

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Carol Platt (R) @platt4congress

Grayson is one of the most liberal politicians in Washington. It's time for the GOP to unite against him! #flpol http://t.co/IsZVBtzhDv

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Donald Payne Jr. (D) @RepDonaldPayne

#911 Never Forget. Never forget the men and women who perished that day, our brave first responders, and our coming together as a nation.

Donald Payne Jr. (D) @RepDonaldPayne

#9/11 Never Forget. Never forget the men and women who perished that day, our brave first responders, and our coming together as a nation.

Darrell Issa (R) @DarrellIssa

To paraphrase fmr President George W. Bush, America's light from shining. #NeverForget #911 http://t.co/S7ZSKwyvtH

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