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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US Rep. Filemon Vela (D) @RepFilemonVela

RT @Jim_Sheridan: Robin Thicke is getting terrible abuse on the #AskThicke hashtag. Maybe If he'd dressed less provocative & stayed sober it wouldn't happen?

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Rep. Jason Smith (R) @RepJasonSmith

Visiting Heartland Wood Products in Sikeston today with my friend and State Rep @hrehder. #MO8 http://t.co/dbRfw1kcZQ

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Cong. Tim Huelskamp (R) @CongHuelskamp

Enjoying the vacay and realizing I have no idea what I'm doing in the game of golf http://t.co/ApTxoQBPKw

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John Carney (D) @John_Carney

Tonight marks the 328th anniversary of Caesar Rodney’s midnight ride to Philadelphia, casting his historic vote for Independence. #netDE

Congressman Sam Farr (D) @RepSamFarr

Launched my new #Instagram account on Monday with my first selfie. Check it out at http://t.co/kW1ULO3IkD

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John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

~700,000 Americans receive pink slips unless Congress passes a #Transportation bill #RebuildAmerica http://t.co/ddmIxL7iQC

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Col. Rob Maness ret. (R) @RobManess

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Disgraceful. Our veterans deserve better. http://t.co/TsM3WnvfV0

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Louie Gohmert (R) @replouiegohmert

Gohmert: US Will Become ‘Third World Nation’ If Feds Don’t Enforce Immigration Laws

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

Rick Snyder (R) @RickForMI

RT @GideonD: That's the AP, MLive, Free Press, http://t.co/jsCqCRCcvC & the lead Democrat on school budgets all agreeing @RickForMI is investing in kids

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Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

Really exciting to spend my morning learning about Veterans Equine Assisted Therapy at Melinda Russell's horse ranch. http://t.co/l72br4BLrv

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Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

I inspected the grounds of Fort Bliss National Cemetery this morning to look at ongoing beautification efforts. http://t.co/vCYznvzCmr

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Frederica Wilson (D) @RepWilson

RT @AshakaSaleh: Nigeria's biggest criminal is the SILENT MAJORITY.they think,it will not happen 2them.but 1day they will also b a victim. #BringBackOurGirls

Elisabeth Jensen (D) @JensenElis

Too angry to sleep. Corporations are not people. What's next? #badprecident

Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

Don't forget tonight's Town Hall is in the El Paso Community Foundation Room. Details below. RT if you will be there!https://t.co/MsDu0yfIan

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