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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Senator Harry Reid (D) @SenatorReid

.@SenJohMcCain said it best: "I think all of us should respect the outcome of elections." Let's move on. http://t.co/nhE4TOs2Em

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

RT @dcfireems: when duty called, you responded. today, we thank you for your service. @dcfireems1 @mayorvincegray http://t.co/ruub5evj8l

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Kirsten Gillibrand (D) @SenGillibrand

Learn more about my #OpportunityPlan to help empower women in the workplace at http://t.co/kj6CaZJoe0 #offthesidelines #workingwomen

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Ted Cruz (R) @tedcruz

Watch our new video here: https://t.co/HWBxHksSed "#makedclisten" and please RT!

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Art Halvorson 4 PA-9 (R) @ArtHalvorson

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In 2006, Senator Barack Obama voted NO to increase the national debt ceiling, calling it "a failure of... http://t.co/zkNkgkofLv

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John Hickenlooper (D) @hickforco

Nice work! "@DenverChannel: Pls retweet! @katyperry notes Lakewood H.S.'s effort for #COflood concert. #KatyinCO http://t.co/LsXe5RsarK

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Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

VIDEO: Sen. Isakson renewing push to compensate victims of the Iran hostage crisis. http://t.co/N26YGLvA1N @TheLeadCNN @DanaBashCNN

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Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

Johnny's interview w/ @DanaBashCNN about his Iran hostage bill will air on @TheLeadCNN at 4:30 this afternoon. Be sure to watch!

Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

RT @TheLeadCNN: .@SenatorIsakson: Americans serving abroad need to know that ... if they are captured, if they are tortured, that we'll have their back.

Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

RT @TheLeadCNN: .@SenatorIsakson says finally compensating Iran hostages is critical.

Kirk Jorgensen (R) @kirkjorgensen52

Poor choice of words for someone worrying about traffic while men & women serving in uniform deal with these issues. http://t.co/2JlY7oK91e

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Rep. Alan Lowenthal (D) @RepLowenthal

Health insurance marketplaces nationwide will open in 6 days. Need to know what a co-pay is? A deductible? A premium? http://t.co/jScCMViQsP

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Aaron Schock (R) @aaronschock

@BosLisa happy to help. Good to see you :-)

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

I got to celebrate the birthday of my friend and colleague @GregoryMeeks of New York. #HappyBirthday

Steve Rathje (R) @SteveRathje

Building for a new tomorrow...http://t.co/v19zdC6tED

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Rep. Henry A. Waxman (D) @WaxmanClimate

RT @EPA: "#Climate change is about the spread of disease. Warmer temps contribute to the rise of small creatures like mosquitoes and ticks."

Rep. Henry A. Waxman (D) @WaxmanClimate

RT @RepLoisCapps: Major step to #ActOnClimate today! The EPA announces pollution limits for dirty power plants - a major new rule to stop global warming.

Rep. Henry A. Waxman (D) @WaxmanClimate

RT @DWStweets: 5 days until the exchange opens! Retweet and share this site: https://t.co/DviWVS9pRM #GetCovered

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Rep. Henry A. Waxman (D) @WaxmanClimate

RT @RepBobbyRush: Learn more about the ACA before October 1st. http://t.co/zeBHJYtjmt

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Rep. Steve Scalise (R) @SteveScalise

Proud to alongside my colleagues in D.C. to fight the Administration's war on coal. #RegulationNation http://t.co/YLLuWfnvTb

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Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

@NewWavePatriot Please see Johnny's letter to the editor in today's Marietta Daily Journal: http://t.co/C7P9ufvkx7 -Staff

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Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

@TaylorCsmss Johnny's next town hall will be in Douglas on 4/3. More info and to join a tele town hall here: http://t.co/mQVbmHuphW

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Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

RT @GOPGT: Enjoying listening to @SenatorIsakson talk about foreign relations, fiscal policy, and healthcare!#gapol #TCOT #gagop http://t.co/Y1Sf8r1nju

Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

@thatchadmiller Please see Johnny's letter in today's Marietta Daily Journal: http://t.co/C7P9ufvkx7 -Staff

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Rep. James Lankford (R) @RepLankford

RT @ChadPergram: Rep James Lankford: I don’t think anyone’s “goal” is to be here Saturday…there’s an awful lot of college football going on this weekend.  

Rep. Jason Smith (R) @RepJasonSmith

RT @MoCattle: Sept 28 is National #Hunting & #Fishing Day! http://t.co/nlAsKW3ozD #NHFDay Retweet if you support responsible hunting and fishing

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Chellie Pingree (D) @chelliepingree

Heartbreaking stories from Mainers impacted by #sequester cuts http://t.co/xdraUi3Xhy #mepolitics

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Richard Cash (R) @cash4senate

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@mboyle1 no need to think. We stand with @SenTedCruz.

Dave Camp (R) @RepDaveCamp

Admin confirms Americans will pay more for health care in 2014, Michiganders could pay almost 100% more http://t.co/LPV4ttNuem #RateShock

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Rep. Shea-Porter (D) @RepSheaPorter

#FactCheckFriday: Congress is not exempt from the Affordable Care Act. Please read my letter to the editor here: http://t.co/z2u4pKNjFz

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Sarvis press shop (I) @SarvisPress

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RT @610wtvnnews: Local News: Libertarian running for governor http://t.co/yzqjumQaUU

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Bob Barr (R) @bobbarrcongress

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@SenTedCruz reading more Tweets rom real American taxpayers - very nice! #MakeDCListen #DefundObamacare #StandWithCruz #tcot

Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

PIC: Today, Johnny taught a 3rd grade class at Gideons Elementary in Atlanta to support @TeachForAmerica Week. http://t.co/EWKYcck9w7

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Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

Wishing my friends who are celebrating today a Happy #Passover!

Ron Barber (D) @RonBarberAZ

@Melissbian the truth is labeling won't cost shoppers a dime.

Matt Bevin (R) @MattBevin

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RT @phillipmbailey: Inching closer and closer to references that could apply to #KYSen, @SenTedCruz is cutting a @MattBevin ad on the Senate floor. #Obamacare

CarterforCongress (R) @Carter4Congress

Looking forward to a discussion with Dr. Linda Blyken & Bill Megathlin concerning issues relating to Armstrong Atlantic State University.

Rob Maness (R) @RobManess

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Join the majority of Americans & Louisianans and sign the petition to #DefundObamacare http://t.co/mDApouWKRL #MakeDCListen #lasen

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Lynn Jenkins (R) @RepLynnJenkins

On this day in history, George Washington signed the Judiciary Act of 1978 to establish the Supreme… http://t.co/02zjnPE9TR

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Janice Hahn (D) @Rep_JaniceHahn

Currently reading Health care: Rep. Janice Hahn to host telephone town hall http://t.co/Jb3H4AJvuM

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Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

Americans Oppose House GOP's Obamacare Strategy http://t.co/sTCAl69cpL

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Rep Robert Pittenger (R) @reppittenger

1 wk to #obamacare exchanges open. "Affordable" care act set to raise health costs by $7,450 for avg family of 4 http://t.co/cxsYe6G8Rp

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