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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John Conyers Jr. (D) @johnconyersjr

RT @VPCinfo: Our study: Gun deaths exceed motor vehicle deaths in Washington State. This must change. http://t.co/baLNq47sfV #YesOn594 #NoOn591

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US Rep E.B.Johnson (D) @RepEBJ

Good Morning Texas! How are your days going so far?

Mary Fallin (R) @MaryFallin

A great "Lunch Meet and Greet" in Colgate at the Brandin Iron Café! Enjoyed being back in Coal County & Colgate! http://t.co/P42g1l4YoE

Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

RT @ReElectCohen: Congressman Cohen with Connie McCarter of the #TN #Nurses Association & the Legislator of the Year 2014 award. http://t.co/QbJbIBFWAR

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D) @repcleaver

RT @GwenForCongress: Honored to join dozens of leaders in the African American community this morning with @repcleaver #sayfie #flapol http://t.co/fykz4rKzHZ

Frederica Wilson (D) @RepWilson

RT @MDEATInfo: Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson and Haitian Families to Host Press Conference on the New Haitian Family... http://t.co/Lk7eDOeInA

Marcia L. Fudge (D) @RepMarciaFudge

RT @clevelandrcc: Breaking: CRCC Earns New Accreditation, Becomes 1st CARF-Accredited Rape Crisis Center in US. Find out more: http://t.co/lnrqiGsCWA #CLE

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ReElect Hank (D) @ReElectHank

Will you help give Senator Gridlock his walking papers? Defeat Mitch now: https://t.co/ARm73YayRB http://t.co/qHfJXr95m2

MarkBegich (D) @MarkBegich

"I just voted for you

Terry McAuliffe (D) @GovernorVA

Gov.McAuliffe at the UVA Alumni Breakfast talking investment and trade opportunities to build #NewVAeconomy. http://t.co/5U4WyeM8ts

Brian Sandoval (R) @BrianSandoval

Does Home Mean Nevada to you? Show your state pride and Early Vote: http://t.co/6NfkDtJ605 http://t.co/YRDnyVILAe

Idaho Governor (R) @ButchOtter

Idaho’s total net farm income was $2.75 billion in 2012, second in the nation. http://t.co/KVichVhEJo

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Sean Parnell (R) @Parnell4Gov

If you believe slogans, you'll believe Bill Walker. #akgov

Tim Scott (R) @votetimscott

Some of my work I am most proud of has been on behalf of our veterans. Watch my new video: https://t.co/1VXd6Y8T3F

Kelly Ayotte (R) @KellyAyotte

Discussion is important opportunity to get feedback on how we can break down barriers 4 disabled individuals so they can be successful

Raul M. Grijalva (D) @RepRaulGrijalva

I had a great time meeting with social work students from @UofA this morning https://t.co/WkCUPb7qAe

Kelly Ayotte (R) @KellyAyotte

Discussion is important opportunity to get feedback on how we can brake down barriers 4 disabled individuals so they can be successful

Joyce Beatty (D) @RepBeatty

More encouraging news from the US economy -- fewer Americans filling for jobless aid benefits since 2000. Read more. http://t.co/ijDEOZI26c

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Rep. Eric Swalwell (D) @RepSwalwell

RT @mariashriver: If you have kids away @ college, Remind them to get an absentee ballot and vote. It's their country, their state, their community.

Guinta4Congress (R) @frankguinta

Lots of support in Goffstown this afternoon. Great day to be outside meeting Granite Staters! #NH01 #NHpolitics http://t.co/oWxPDSVzU1

Dennis Ross (R) @RepDennisRoss

@jlandrith, My bill does not say direct flights. It bans all flights departing or landing in affected Ebola countries; including layovers

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Larry Hogan (R) @Hogan4Governor

RT @bmorerican: "If i were" RT @BrianWilsonDC: @Hogan4Governor "If I was rooting for failure I'd be rooting for you to be governor."

Thom Tillis (R) @ThomTillis

RT @Ron4Senate: Great to see so many people come out in Winston-Salem, NC for @thomtillis on a beautiful afternoon! #ncsen http://t.co/yhn80hO0f6

Paul Clements (D) @Clem4Congress

RT @Farrell4Portage: RT if you think @TheScienceGuy and @edbegleyjr should bring their climate activism to #MI06 to help defeat climate denier Fred Upton.

Thomas Ravenel (I) @Thomasravenel

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Two faced Mark Ssnford who is supposedly for liMited government is out campaigning for statist big govt Graham.

Booker for Senate (D) @Booker4Senate

.@CoryBooker at Ballantyne senior center in Newark: "Sin mas accion, no puedos fui progresso."

Joyce Beatty (D) @JoyceBeatty

Watching the parade on campus http://t.co/sX8GXz2Hye

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Rep. Lee Terry (R) @LEETERRYNE

I'm please the President called for a national #databreach notification standard today. I've been leading those efforts in the House.

Lee Terry (R) @voteterry

It's a shame that Washington Democrats would falsify my record as a supporter of our men and women in uniform & I'm glad the ad was removed.

Mark Udall (D) @MarkUdall2014

RT @iamtraceyc: @MarkUdall2014 proved tonight that he’s the right person to lead #CO. Let’s keep him in the Senate. #copolitics #cosen #9NEWS

Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Rochester’s College Town, the $100M shopping, dining & residential district is open for business. Rendering: http://t.co/MNIcsLMIhi

US Rep E.B.Johnson (D) @RepEBJ

Be sure to watch @newsnation today with @tamronhall at 10AM CST/11AM CST for an update on Ebola in the U.S. I'll be on air!

Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D) @RepCardenas

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Cyber threats offer a considerable risk to our national... http://t.co/nmfa525uRx

Mark Schauer (D) @MarkSchauer

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Talking with kindergartners about their school work. Our children are Michigan's future. #TeamSchauer http://t.co/WtQ8bsaRoJ

Mark Schauer (D) @MarkSchauer

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A student just asked Mark why he's running for Governor. The answer? Education. #TeamSchauer http://t.co/lYJ1rfghC9

Ann McLane Kuster (D) @AnnMcLaneKuster

Our High School friend, Brian Sabean, Concord HS class of '74, is the Giants general manager & is headed to the World Series! Congrats Sabe!

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