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. Jeff Duncan (R) @RepJeffDuncan

.@Wolf_Counselor it's not the nature of the executive orders than the number of them. Presidents don't write law. Congress does.

Michael McKenna (D) @Mike_McKenna1

RT @BarackObama: "The death of Michael Brown is heartbreaking." —President Obama. Read the full statement: http://t.co/PMwsBGqbQB

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André Carson (D) @RepAndreCarson

Great community forum tonight discussing the issues important to the people of Indy! http://t.co/Ozu3U26PM5

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Matt Silverstein (D) @MattForOK

ohhhhhhh yyyyyaaaaaa i love pandas and wombat vote for the wombats http://t.co/FBwsJPi3qp

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Kurt Zellers (R) @KurtZellersMN

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@TheJordanHanson Thank you Jordan! I appreciate your support!

Alex Mooney (R) @MooneyforWV

Thanks to G'na Stephens for the American Mountain Theater tour in Elkins! A great place for family fun! #wv02 #jobs http://t.co/Y73wOg160a

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Joyce Beatty (D) @RepBeatty

At osuccc_james with Bill Misfud and Dr. Steve Gabbe. James new facilities help create #cancerfreeworld http://t.co/zfoOL2H2QE

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Joyce Beatty (D) @RepBeatty

At @OSUCCC_James with Bill Misfud and Dr. Steve Gabbe. Creating #cancerfreeworld http://t.co/AisbzwQet6

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Glenn 'GT' Thompson (R) @CongressmanGT

RT @NabilKMark: Veterans roundtable with @SenToomey and @CongressmanGT about mental health and suicide prevention in Boalsburg. http://t.co/1FM80VY22I

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Joni Ernst (R) @joniernst

RT @davecatanese: . @JoniErnst is ahead of @BruceBraley in the critical WHO-TV corn kernel poll #IASEN @ Iowa State… http://t.co/GchGq5DPSO

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Dan Malloy (D) @DanMalloyCT

Congrats to the Middlebrook students who read about 6,000 book as part of Dan’s Summer Reading Challenge! http://t.co/R8PSBC2NGP #CTProgress

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Tom Foley (R) @TomFoleyCT

RT @roccog94: I would encourage my friends registered to vote in CT to get out tomorrow and support @TomFoleyCT. Tom is change that CT desperately needs!

Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

For the American middle class, every day is Labor Day. Each day that a member of organized labor goes to work,... http://t.co/fXepNNyhKT

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Jared Polis (D) @jaredpolis

Paying my respects to fictional bouldering Mork at 1619 Pine http://t.co/qFTNvlmK9t

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Jared Polis (D) @jaredpolis

Paying my respects to Robin Williams at 1619 Spruce http://t.co/6L2kCuInPT

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Gwen S. Moore (D) @Gwen4Congress

On the eve of Election Day, I wanted to take a moment to offer my deepest thanks to my outstanding volunteers and... http://t.co/6z2jwzMpOw

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The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

RT @Interior: "If it isn't God's backyard, then he certainly lives nearby." - Robin Williams on @GlacierNPS. RIP http://t.co/IUOUd0KhkC

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Sen. Tom Coburn M.D. (R) @TomCoburn

Dolphins & Hollywood producers are among the unlikely recipients of millions of $$$ in #NMTC http://t.co/inUKmiVqNV http://t.co/72PpFrCyM7

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Sen. Tom Coburn M.D. (R) @TomCoburn

Taxpayers paid $40 million through the #NMTC to build a magical wonderland for dolphins. http://t.co/inUKmiVqNV http://t.co/jV7LAYFO5B

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Sen. Tom Coburn M.D. (R) @TomCoburn

One #NMTC project may bankrupt an entire town, including the entire police department http://t.co/inUKmiVqNV http://t.co/UGycnzZtiw

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Randy Forbes (R) @Randy_Forbes

My District Military Liaison (a vet of 21 years) once again donned his uniform to provide the final gun salute honoring a constituent &...

Sen. Tom Coburn M.D. (R) @TomCoburn

$40M in #NMTC built the world’s largest aquarium to expand the AT&T Dolphin Tales exhibit. http://t.co/inUKmiVqNV http://t.co/lLlk3CBQlj

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Sen. Tom Coburn M.D. (R) @TomCoburn

$40M in #NMTC built the world’s largest aquarium to expand the AT&T Dolphin Tales exhibit. http://t.co/inUKmiVqNV http://t.co/DrPy9K8BAA

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Pete Sessions (R) @PeteSessions

I enjoyed meeting with the @LakePointeMC leadership team and touring their hospital this morning. #TX32 http://t.co/rgYsBimeTH

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Dennis Richardson (R) @DRichardsonOR

Thanks for the follow, @ikeonic! Have you liked the campaign's page onFacebook? https://t.co/XPr0xH1FqE

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Team Joni (R) @JoniForIowa

Had such a great time @ Governor's Charity Steer Show!Big thank you to the family of Morris, my steer! #IowaStateFair http://t.co/9JsHbvzWHK

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tammyduckworth (D) @tammyduckworth

At the @Cubs game. We're down by 4 in the 6th but it's still a beautiful day for baseball!

Michael Cole (D) @MKCforCongress

While Boehner and Babin fiddles, America burns http://t.co/isKROaNv2U

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Michael Cole (D) @MKCforCongress

Babin and Boehner would rather fiddle while America burnt. http://t.co/wRvfEIlz7w

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Fred DuVal (D) @FredDuVal

.@LisaUrias1, President of Urias Communications & Chair of the Board @AZHCC, endorses Fred for Governor. #AZforward http://t.co/mDNzoQ4nHt

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Randy Forbes (R) @RepRandyForbes

#TBT Discussing some serious issues w/ a couple of staunch Team Forbes supporters http://t.co/0Thuhw27Mo

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Tom Reed (R) @TomReedCongress

Thank you for the warm welcome @ Empire Farm Days in #NY23 http://t.co/GoABlSsN6T

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Tom Reed (R) @TomReedCongress

It's a beautiful day for the wrap-up of Empire Farm Days in Seneca Falls #NY23 http://t.co/AlZeuhyxFl

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Tom Reed (R) @TomReedCongress

Empire Farm Days entomology booth with the Madagascar Hissing Cockroach #NY23 http://t.co/psCMcI2zPi

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Colleen Hanabusa (D) @ColleenHanabusa

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RT @MayorKirkHNL: Mayor Caldwell sounds the "all clear;" announces tropical storm warning officially lifted. #Iselle @Oahu_DEM

Alan Cohn (D) @CohnForCongress

@ShareThis Sounds like someone we know is chicken.

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

RT @bvonahsen: @keithellison Thanks for your reply. I don't know, not an expert but is it a good idea to allow states to determine how sound an inst. is?

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