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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Gov. Robert Bentley (R) @GovernorBentley

Alabama currently have more 300 First Class PreK classes throughout all 67 counties.

Dan Malloy (D) @DanMalloyCT

.@TomFoletCT “is throwing out figures that are either made up or are misread by him.” #FoleyFails #ctgov

Rick Snyder (R) @RickForMI

#tbt to the $1.6 million hazardous waste & liquid industrial waste program fee that, of course, @MarkSchauer voted for

Gabriel Rothblatt (D) @gabeisgreat

Last night during our debate, Bill Posey said that there are more uninsured people in Florida now than before the... http://t.co/INgSLWcvT3

Mary Landrieu (D) @MaryLandrieu

Howard Dashiell was the first African American to register to vote in 1947. Proud to have his vote! http://t.co/W1lMzCTo05

Bill Johnson (R) @RepBillJohnson

"This is not about politics...it's about protecting the American people" #Ebola http://t.co/Q14Ma47BFE

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Steve Beshear (D) @GovSteveBeshear

In Salyersville, announcing the start of construction for long-awaited .@MtnParkway expansion #SOAR #MtnParkway http://t.co/sM3hfqC0Kg

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Ed Royce (R) @RepEdRoyce

Joining @CNN's @wolfblitzer to discuss the latest on #Ebola containment and my urging for a West Africa visa ban. Tune in.

A. D. Hardwick (R) @RealTruePatriot

Why do liberals always dispute the facts presented to them without anything to back up what they are saying. I guess that's #LiberalLogic

John Sarbanes (D) @JohnSarbanes

I'm just 70 grassroots donors away from my midnight goal! If you haven't made your doantion yet click here: http://t.co/PJ03yF3R9I

Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D) @RepCardenas

Stand against bullying! Wear purple and make your profile pic purple for #spiritday 10/16 at http://t.co/ciksh79hub #LGBT

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Sherrod Brown (D) @SenSherrodBrown

Stand against bullying! Wear purple and make your profile pic purple for #spiritday 10/16 at http://t.co/Ko57KyucYc #LGBT

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April Freeman (D) @April4Congress

RT @AlisonForKY: .@HillaryClinton: "You don't want to wake up the day after the election & wish you had done more!" Volunteer → http://t.co/0fUuZHkN3q #KYSen

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

Before Common Core, you had to get dumb all by your yourself.

Capito for WV (R) @CapitoforWV

Media outlets are calling @NatalieforWV 's bluff on being a good steward of WV's tax $ http://t.co/6CrnmkWxzP #wvsen http://t.co/yI6mPFvpsj

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Gabriel Rothblatt (D) @gabeisgreat

2014 FL8 Congressional debate beginning now on WEFS! #Real Solutions or more poll

Senator Mazie Hirono (D) @maziehirono

Remember: @MedicareGov will NEVER call you asking for personal info. To report fraud call 1-800-MEDICARE or visit http://t.co/uKZD4qMTmr

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Rick Weiland (D) @People4Weiland

The middle class isn't getting ahead in South Dakota because big money isn't letting them get ahead. That's why I'm running. #sdsen

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