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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Joe Miller (R) @JoeWMiller

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Miller: I don’t think we want to talk about exceptions, we want to talk about life. Do we punish children for father’s sins?

Rep. Joe Courtney (D) @RepJoeCourtney

RT @DStraszheim: Mystic's Harry Anderson to be inducted Sept. 28 into the Sailing Hall of Fame. #sailing #mystic http://t.co/DhLBxxYhkR

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Quinn for Illinois (D) @QuinnForIL

@johngeahan I’d love a group photo of moms for Quinn. Just saying ;)

Cargas for Congress (D) @Cargas7

White House: Obama has �no choice but to act� on immigration http://t.co/MVvpdTWxDL @washingtonpost Need action over rhetoric & passing #CIR

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Texans for Abbott (R) @AbbottCampaign

WATCH: The 1st video in a series about how @GregAbbott_TX has fought for Texans - http://t.co/gdvEKCvsvg #txgov

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Dina Titus (D) @dinatitus

Happy Birthday to President @BarackObama. In honor of his 51st, the @WhiteHouseBlog is sharing 51 favorite photos: http://t.co/2ttOTfJ3pV

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Dave Joyce (R) @RepDaveJoyce

RT @WEWS: ALERT: Flash Flood Watch for Ashtabula Inland, Ashtabula Lakeshore, Cuyahoga, Geauga & Lake Co. until 03:15 AM #OHwx http://t.co/uIVNk9QL6b

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Dave Joyce (R) @RepDaveJoyce

RT @19Weather: Flash Flood Watch for portions of the area until 4:00pm Monday. http://t.co/9TaG8IzuS5

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Dave Joyce (R) @RepDaveJoyce

RT @frankmacekwkyc: KCLE - SuperRes Velocity Tilt 1 8:25 PM http://t.co/Hh3vVSCXda

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Dave Joyce (R) @RepDaveJoyce

RT @clevelanddotcom: Tornado warning in effect until 9 p.m. for Cuyahoga and Lake counties http://t.co/1zLFpxvXeh http://t.co/EkScN3pkfh

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Dave Joyce (R) @RepDaveJoyce

RT @NWSCLE: Tornado watch extended until 11 pm for Northeast Ohio and Northwest Pennsylvania. See http://t.co/NtXETLNeuL for details. #clewx #ohwx #pawx

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Texans for Abbott (R) @AbbottCampaign

“It was truly a weight lifted off of both of our shoulders” http://t.co/gdvEKCvsvg #txgov #txlege

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Saturday's Summer Tournament of Games in Columbia Heights was a blast. Photos: http://t.co/ukk3yJkDd1 http://t.co/VBKL4tWnqb

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Senator Ted Cruz (R) @SenTedCruz

Proud to meet a group of outstanding Marines today. Sincerest thanks for their service & to all those who’ve served. http://t.co/58dYfAkWsK

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Chris Murphy (D) @ChrisMurphyCT

Figures if be in the South End the one day that http://t.co/98vb1Sjebz

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Marty Seifert (R) @seifertmn

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Mark Dayton won't be at #Farmfest this year to defend his bad policies, but I'll be there Tuesday and Wednesday. Hope to see you there!

Senator Landrieu (D) @SenLandrieu

RT @gordonmacmillan: Amazing pics being shared of poppies outside The Tower of London. Each representing a British soldier lost in WWI http://t.co/02rYz3fTHu

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Wendy Davis (D) @WendyDavisTexas

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Awesome! RT @mell0wdia Phone banking West TX style--on fire for #TeamWendy #50plus1 http://t.co/kIz2lUFPPV

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