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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Glenn 'GT' Thompson (R) @CongressmanGT

RT @starsandstripes: #ANALYSIS | As 113th Congress ends: A list of #military bills that might have been or may still be: http://t.co/9NpSFvsRMY @Travis_Tritten

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Rep. Cheri Bustos (D) @RepCheri

Tomorrow is #GivingTuesday! To learn more about this day of giving back & volunteerism visit http://t.co/NwPeVmSP3q. http://t.co/DK5Em6h34S

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Rep. Ed Whitfield (R) @RepEdWhitfield

Today, the #Sunscreen #Innovation Act was signed into law. It is good for America when we #worktogether!

David Ige (D) @DavidIge4Gov

Danny Akaka Jr. providing the puke during our Inauguration. http://t.co/No6znJHbpl

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John Shimkus (R) @RepShimkus

RT @971FMTalk: @Ukcatsfan and @Annie_Frey talk to @RepShimkus from the 15th Dist. in IL on FM NewsTalk 97.1. Listen here: http://t.co/KLWk5Lh3ig

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David Vitter (R) @DavidVitter

@CarlaMondt thanks for the follow! I am glad to have your support.

David Vitter (R) @DavidVitter

@CarlaMondt thanks for the follow! I am glad to have your support.

Elizabeth Esty (D) @RepEsty

21 years ago today, President Clinton history signed the #BradyBill. It's time to #FinishTheJob & pass commonsense gun reforms

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Golden Gophers had a great year on the gridiron. Thank you Coach Kill, staff, and players. Congrats to the Wisconsin Badgers.

Governor Rick Snyder (R) @onetoughnerd

Ready for dinner in the Snyder house! From our family to yours, have a great Thanksgiving! http://t.co/y205E4399k

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @RepSinema

RT @stockholmabuse: "@RepSinema: Happy Thanksgiving! What are you grateful for?" Freedom

Robert Pittenger (R) @RobertPittenger

Happy Thanksgiving from uptown Charlotte! http://t.co/evQJiwn43I

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Patrick Murphy (D) @PatrickMurphyFL

Wishing you all a safe, healthy, and happy #Thanksgiving! http://t.co/T5gZvdnwxW

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Rep. Doug Lamborn (R) @RepDLamborn

The President’s words contradict both the Constitution and his own earlier statements. VIDEO: http://t.co/9xrCD000FD

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Rep. Doug Lamborn (R) @RepDLamborn

#TBT to March 28, 2011 -- the President's own words on #Immigration: http://t.co/lGymh5TT5l

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Rep. Doug Lamborn (R) @RepDLamborn

Executive action is not the answer – we need a real fix, not a quick fix. http://t.co/0Vq91G5pBI

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Gary R. Herbert (R) @GovHerbert

This holiday season, let's all look for someone in need and lend a hand. Have a safe and happy Thanksgiving! #utpol http://t.co/4QcQS12hNM

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

This Saturday is #SmallBizSat in NY. Support local businesses this holiday shopping season: http://t.co/LGuR9PEQDv http://t.co/LSdA8SV4bH

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Dennis Ross (R) @RepDennisRoss

10 Florida Ag facts to know by @TB_Times. "1. Among all states, Florida ranked number one in 2012 for the production of oranges"

Terry McAuliffe (D) @GovernorVA

Gov. McAuliffe was the celebrity guest in the Commonwealth of VA Campaign raffle drawing - thanks to all who donated. http://t.co/gq5ubMBU6Z

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Grace Meng (D) @RepGraceMeng

Spoke to @CrainsNewYork about the launching of the Quiet Skies Caucus to combat excessive #airplane noise. #Queens. http://t.co/csuhJ3QdZy

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

RT @EmpireStateDev: What New York State Can Do for You: New Farmers Grant Fund to support #agribusiness in NYS: http://t.co/nNAOfItmIL http://t.co/0LX2RaU7Ud

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Amy Klobuchar (D) @amyklobuchar

Fun story on how #BitsOfWoodenChairTrophy came into being. Great addition to @GopherFootball trophy case! http://t.co/LmHuhAHALo

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Senator Mazie Hirono (D) @maziehirono

Wonderful catching up with Wendy Mink today, who accepted the Medal of Freedom on behalf of her mother, Patsy. http://t.co/N7fixlVNte

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Senator Mazie Hirono (D) @maziehirono

Wonderful catching up with Wendy Mink today, who accepted the Medal of Freedom on behalf of her mother, Patsy. http://t.co/oq8QaIIZzG

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Senator Mazie Hirono (D) @maziehirono

Wonderful catching up with Wendy Mink, who posthumously accepted the Medal of Freedom on behalf of her mother, Patsy. http://t.co/ZtFRTTHlg2

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Senator Mazie Hirono (D) @maziehirono

Wonderful catching up with Wendy Mink, who posthumously accepted the Medal of Freedom on behalf of her mother, Patsy. http://t.co/3zmLE8lX0t

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Senator Mazie Hirono (D) @maziehirono

Wonderful catching up with Wendy Mink who posthumously accepted the Medal of Freedom on behalf of her mother, Patsy. http://t.co/MGAUBfboSU

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Rep. Diana DeGette (D) @RepDianaDeGette

I'm the teeny proud owner of @john_dingell antlers; I'm looking forward to sharing stories for years to come http://t.co/lJG6pHOeIj

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Rep. Paul Cook (R) @RepPaulCook

How I did on Twitter this week: 87 Mentions, 118K Mention Reach, 48 Replies, 362 Retweets. How'd your week go? via http://t.co/8NYkc5l4iz

Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Schedule Update: Approx 12:45pm, visiting sandbag deployment and thanking @NationalGuardNY at Seneca Creek in West Seneca, NY.

John Conyers (D) @repjohnconyers

What America must do to protect Chaldean Christians from ISIS http://t.co/wtqIvNjCO2

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Suzan DelBene (D) @SuzanDelBene

RT @FishFinest: @SuzanDelBene as promised in line today here's the tweet - from the Bering Sea to the #Clink @kseuri @safestcatch http://t.co/DU4uzVisrF

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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

RT @TMZ: 'Saturday Night Live' -- Hey Cosby, 'Pull Your Damn Pants Up!" http://t.co/ebPrUzEC9J

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Senator John Hoeven (R) @SenJohnHoeven

Great to visit with #FarmersUnion members and youth today about work to stop Waters of the US rule. Thank you! http://t.co/NmvxeTm0oI

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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

RT @ananavarro: No longer on @CNNsotu tmrw. Can now go to 1 of my fave yearly events, @MiamiBookFair. @Andy there at 10a & my BFF, @Lee_Schrager at 1:30p

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Sen. Robert Menendez (D) @SenatorMenendez

As our Pres readies for exec action,#TBT to gr8 times mtg w/ & working w/pro-#immigrationreform men & women in 2000s http://t.co/IzgbJKdkNp

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

NYS Thruway and other roads with have a limited reopening at 3:00 PM for essential travel only: http://t.co/3hX7f5t4Aq #BuffaloSnow

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Gwen S. Moore (D) @Gwen4Congress

...Proud of the work the President has stepped up! http://t.co/c5K2eaHPFJ

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Gwen S. Moore (D) @Gwen4Congress

@PRYolonda: Check out the new #ImmigrationAction the President is taking to fix our broken system: http://t.co/SuIg3hf6a2 #Immigration

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Governor Mike Pence (R) @GovPenceIN

Tmrw is #NationalAdoptionDay. Learn more abt IN's efforts to find permanent/loving homes for Hoosier kids http://t.co/UkSbR5fSFa @IndianaDCS

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