Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

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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

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