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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Rep Robert Pittenger (R) @reppittenger

I wont commit troops to #Syriahttp://1.usa.gov/15u8aAR http://t.co/eaBQZMS3A2

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Justin Amash (R) @repjustinamash

RT @mcmilzz: BiggbyPAC? RT @BIGGBYRockford Just a little visit from Justin Amash. Brought in tons of business! http://t.co/QlA6Jyy1KC

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Brad Schneider (D) @Schneider4IL10

RT @PoliticsTonight: We'll be sitting down with @RepSchneider on tonight's show. Got questions for the 10th district Congressman? Leave 'em here with #AskBrad

Chad Fincher (R) @RepChadFincher

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If only one student was helped then it was worth it but not one but hundreds are no longer stuck in failing schools. http://t.co/ibcNrleYq1

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Robert Sarvis 4VaGov (I) @RobertSarvisVA

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@EllieNoVATea If *I* elect TM?! Sigh.

Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

Honored to witness this in person this weekend. It was a very moving moment... http://t.co/VKiansijtL #CPI2013

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Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

RT @MarieMHG W/ @SenatorIsakson at the Georgia legislature today! He just gave great talks to the House and House GOP Caucus. Senate up next

JudgeCarter (R) @JudgeCarter

Many of you have called, emailed, or facebooked me asking about my position on Syria. I believe that this is a... http://t.co/bCtwfPaVDa

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US Rep. Mike Turner (R) @RepMikeTurner

I am in Washington today to receive a classified briefing from the Administration on their proposed military response in #Syria

Terry McAuliffe (D) @TerryMcAuliffe

RT if you agree: to be the best state for business, Virginia needs the best education system. #VAGov http://t.co/WY1BSUPnPx

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Kirk Jorgensen (R) @kirkjorgensen52

@fraile Hello!! Still learning to use Twitter : ) sorry for the delayed response.

Governor Chafee (D) @LincolnChafee

RT @BryantUniv: In honor of start of fall semester classes, take a look at what makes one Bryant faculty member tick. http://t.co/CyufyaPjZw

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Matt Bevin (R) @MattBevin

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With some gun owning friends and true conservatives in Metcalf County http://t.co/tiNgd5Im2f

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Domenic Recchia (D) @RecchiaCongress

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Today we mark Dr. King's dream, reflecting on the great progress achieved since and the hard work still ahead.

Bobby Scott (D) @BobbyScott4VA3

RT @davemillsVA: Looking forward to @BobbyScott47's Labor Day picnic - cant wait to catch up with @vademocrats from across the commonwealth. #VAGov

Dan Bongino (R) @dbongino

Team #Bongino2014 at the Gaithersburg Labor Day parade. #GrassRoots is earned, not granted.

Matt Bevin (R) @MattBevin

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Spent yesterday in Tomkinsville with our good friend, Tommy Page, who knows his way around Monroe County http://t.co/qhvJFpP4sT

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Art Halvorson 4 PA-9 (R) @ArtHalvorson

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I trust Amash Conclusion over Obama on Syrian dental

Robert Sarvis 4VaGov (I) @RobertSarvisVA

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@EllieNoVATea its no longer 1984, we're winning Dem leaning social liberals who appreciate markets. Cucc's social intolerance hurts markets

Robert Sarvis 4VaGov (I) @RobertSarvisVA

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@EllieNoVATea "Naive" is one who thinks elections & demographics are frozen in 1984.

Robert Sarvis 4VaGov (I) @RobertSarvisVA

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@EllieNoVATea Cuccinelli is the left wing plant, right? Lefties activists dream of branding free markets with social intolerance

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Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

RT @StewSays: Sen. McConnell: "President’s role as commander-in-chief is always strengthened when he enjoys the expressed support of the Congress” #Syria

Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

RT @StewSays: Sen. McConnell: "President’s role as commander-in-chief is always strengthened when he enjoys the expressed support of the Congress” #Syria

Shaughnessy Naughton (D) @VoteShaughnessy

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Hanging ribbons for the Turn the Towns Teal campaign for ovarian cancer awareness in #Doylestown. http://t.co/DXxf6nzpRj

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Sen. Jim Tracy (R) @jimtracy

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Enjoyed running the Fenton Payne and Fred race this morning in Murfreesboro. Going to be a hot day already. #TN04 http://t.co/5OykhMi2ZF

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Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

@TheKcarew See Johnny's conversation with the AJC re: Voting Rights Act. http://t.co/Ipeq7dZfXE

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Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

@FaithNPolitics Honored to join the 2013 Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage! #FPI2013 http://t.co/CCdEakqADp

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Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

Today Johnny received the ACU Conservative Award from @ACUConservative for his voting record on key issues in 2012. http://t.co/jLBavy3wRZ

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Darrell Issa (R) @DarrellIssa

RT @Ri0t_Ri0t: @DarrellIssa that's cute. Who wouldn't enjoy a little comedy when they're being lied to

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Gwen Graham (D) @GwenForCongress

Pls RT and join me at http://t.co/EM50EBiVOg. More info at

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Rep. Chris Collins (R) @RepChrisCollins

Great tour and meeting this morning at Yancey's Fancy/Kutter's Cheese Store in Cofu. http://t.co/psCGpW1Vhn

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Brian Higgins (D) @RepBrianHiggins

@GBNRTC I am just as frustrated, here’s what I said on Floor last week about the need for infrastructure investment http://t.co/4jQ0bsTco5

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Senator Ben Cardin (D) @SenatorCardin

.@mocowan Peoples reaction to this story has been incredible. The reaction to his bowtie has been just as positive http://t.co/4hGVUTuYnX

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Rep. Pete Visclosky (D) @RepVisclosky

Dr. King’s powerful message resonates just as deeply 50 years later. http://t.co/mGMbiKNYhc.

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Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

Dynamite!Dynamite!When Vandy starts to fight! Down the field...Go Dores!! 35- 32.1:30 to go v. Ole Miss!

Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

Yesterday, I spoke to @ajconwashington about my recent trip to Africa, including my stop in Mali. http://t.co/my1yL5wKM5

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Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

RT @RepJohnYarmuth: Today's IRS recognition of federal tax status for same-sex married couples is another big step forward for equality.

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