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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Todd Young (R) @ToddYoungIN

I posted 43 photos on Facebook in the album "" http://t.co/WyGtMwml0s

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

RT @revolutionaryma: @SteveWorks4You Thank you Congressman. Texas loves you. Come early, be loud, stay late. Eyes of Texas and Gig'em!

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

Suspect thought he could escape in backyard boat after hearing Gore speak on global warming.

Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

My week on twitter: 99 retweets received, 3 new listings, 64 new followers, 171 mentions. Via: http://t.co/QkqD52ZFxr

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Ed Markey (D) @MarkeyMemo

RT @NECN: FBI/police press conference right now: http://t.co/5WW0sqym1y

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Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @gopconference: RT @SpeakerBoehner: Our thoughts and prayers are with those in West, TX impacted by yesterday’s tragedy. #prayforwest

Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

In what has sadly and recently become an all too familiar sight the Capitol’s flags are once again at half-mast... http://t.co/YMUPra0ZP0

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Cong. Steven Palazzo (R) @CongPalazzo

@MississippiDem YES BUT I DID IT RESPECTFULLY! I'M SORRY I WAS RAISED TO TAKE OUT THE TRASH. HELLO!

Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

Thank you to everyone who shared their thoughts on CISPA. I always appreciate getting your views on issues and... http://t.co/oRd34jB68M

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Bill Flores (R) @Flores4Congress

RT @JackAcostaKHOU: JUST IN - new video from news chopper, flying close over what's left of the plant that exploded in West, TX. @khou http://t.co/vfzTjgvSD3

Todd Young (R) @ToddYoungIN

RT @mobrien1: I know this isn't supposed to be funny, but... RT @nwi: Friday's flood fighting drill canceled due to real flooding http://t.co/CvjfUz9dQd

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

RT @RepRWilliams: Thanks to the outpouring of support, the Carter BloodCare facility may be full today, but please consider giving... http://t.co/1lyEVrFWRx

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

I am disappointed that the majority of senators disagreed with the majority of Americans. #Guns #Senate

Governor Dan Malloy (D) @GovMalloyOffice

I support common-sense steps to reduce gun violence. #NowIsTheTime to act. Share this if you agree: http://t.co/jCTn3IaJEX

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Hal Rogers (R) @RepHalRogers

RT @AP: BREAKING: Law enforcement official: Arrest imminent in Boston Marathon bombing, suspect to be brought to court.

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

FBI warns of ‘unintended consequences’ from false media reports on Boston attacks http://t.co/lqXexgTSZR

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Steve Pearce (R) @RepStevePearce

Breaking: an arrest has been made related to the Boston bombings: http://t.co/iGJQ3IYyW0

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Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

Hot!hot!Memphis soul!Justin Mavis Eddie Floyd Cyndi too !PBS now

Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

"@joesills: @RepCohen this Memphis Soul concert at the White House is LEGIT!"Alabama Shakes hot too!!! #MEMPHIS is in the House

Mike Ross (D) @MikeRossUpdates

Mike Ross officially announcing his run for governor in his hometown of Prescott, surrounded by friends, family... http://t.co/38folcNomd

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Mike Ross (D) @MikeRossUpdates

Please, come out and show your support for Mike Ross at an announcement event near you! Texarkana: 9:45 a.m. –... http://t.co/uGboW0t9MI

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Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

At @GOPoversight to hear from reps from the #PostalService on what #USPS is doing to avoid tax $ bailout. WATCH LIVE: http://t.co/xHPORwxFJE

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Paul R. LePage (R) @Governor_LePage

"Maine's energy costs are double that of Montreal's on an average household basis. I invite you all "

Mike Honda (D) @mikehonda17

We're thanking taxpayers for doing their part for CA's social safety net today! #taxday #cabudget

Rep. Randy Hultgren (R) @RepHultgren

RT @HouseScience: House passes 2 important Science Committee bills that coordinate R&D across federal agencies to address cyber threats http://t.co/M3sZc4j0Zh

Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

Yesterday’s horrific attack at the Boston Marathon serves as a somber reminder of how to best get in touch with... http://t.co/8YyLjTWkNQ

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Gregory Meeks (D) @GregoryMeeks

Thank you to http://t.co/f32zDijNoI for partnering w Architects for Humanity to help restore Beach Channel HS in Far Rockaway & others in NY

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Governor Mark Dayton (D) @GovMarkDayton

We must adequately equip MN law enforcement so they can protect the safety of all Minnesotans http://t.co/kg7umNq4mz #BetterMN

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Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

Alegaciones de PPD contra Pierluisi demuestran completa ignorancia", asegura representante Rodríguez Aguiló https://t.co/RgKnGNWaTV

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Governor Tom Corbett (R) @GovernorCorbett

RT @WetheTaxpayers: Modernizing the PLCB isn’t enough. We need to get rid of government booze and give the choice back to consumers. #FreeMyDrink

Capito for WV (R) @CapitoforWV

Now that's what you call a box press! http://t.co/Ze2e8Nx7oP

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

When expand participation ,you expand the opportunity to succeed in unexpected ways & plays.CF http://t.co/4RnuNBazn1

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Pat Roberts (R) @SenPatRoberts

RT @cj_grover: Rough night for the Nats, but Jayson Werth also unveiled the Walking Dead theme song as one of his walk-out songs. #werthtatorship #natitude

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Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

This week I met Mason, a Santa Barbara High School senior and his mom Caroline. Mason, one of my nominees to our... http://t.co/Pp40k334r2

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

RT @HoustonChron: Three rescued from burning shrimp boat off Galveston http://t.co/32TsqN1O3H

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

RT @SpeakerBoehner: House votes to require #NLRB to cease all activity until its members have been constitutionally appointed: http://t.co/fSjI4Ve1R7 #4jobs

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

RT @Nick_Mathews: Harris County Sports&Convention Corporation board to vote on Astrodome demolition plan next week, via @HoustonChron. http://t.co/3jtmlAzWaP

Saxby Chambliss (R) @SaxbyChambliss

I was proud to learn that the Department of the Navy decided to honor Brunswick once again with a naval vessel.... http://t.co/9m4V2dOoMb

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