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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Mark Jacobs (R) @MarkJacobsIowa

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Let's go @cyclonesmbb #Sweet16

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Last year, Wall Street paid out $26.7 billion in bonuses – enough money to double the salaries of the 1 million workers in this country...

Rep. Eric Swalwell (D) @RepSwalwell

RT @lirugani: Can we please vote these a-holes out of Congress? Utterly disgusting. Except @RepSwalwell. He can stay. http://t.co/SvmNK4DYp1

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Brad Wenstrup (R) @RepBradWenstrup

Thanks to the volunteers helping @Mid_OHFoodbank in the Bainbridge community today! http://t.co/xKtx47c71m

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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

Today's painful visit to the dentist may have scared me off sweets for quite a while. Stay away from me, sour gummy worms! #GummyWorms

Senator Chris Coons (D) @ChrisCoons

@DCTale Thanks, yeah, the "tweet for chris" page is totally new. Creates an easy way for people to 'volunteer' no matter where they live.

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Dave Joyce (R) @RepDaveJoyce

If you missed the Lanigan and Malone Show on @majic1057 this morning, you can listen to our discussion here: http://t.co/HFdlAPwwSa #OH14

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Sheila Jackson Lee (D) @JacksonLeeTX18

The time is now! [#] of days left. #BlackMenEnroll to #GetCovered now. It’s easy on http://t.co/YPwH2KQ99V

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Adriano Espaillat (D) @EspaillatNY

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RT @JesseCampoamor: #tbt Chuck with Bronx BP Ruben Diaz Jr., Freddy, and Adriano Espaillat http://t.co/aq1Y1yk9uF

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Reta Jo Lewis (D) @RetaJoLewis

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RT @730_DC: RJL: "we have to get rid of career politicians" Allen: "politicians are like diapers. Change them often." No love for those at #DCdebate

Jeanne Shaheen (D) @JeanneShaheen

#TBT to a Granite State summer with Billy, Nico and a cameo by Coach. Who is ready for T-shirt weather again? http://t.co/nMbpoXiTwN

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Mike McFadden (R) @MikeForMN

Had an awesome time with Conor, Pat and Molly tonight at O'Gara's. Thank you so much to everyone who came out for the event! #TeamMcFadden

Hobbs for Congress (D) @RudyforCongress

RT @EdgarVann: Such an honor to have Michigan representative @rudyhobbs pour into our 37th anniversary @SecondEb: https://t.co/EDt1ax20IB @Lady_Vann

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Alejandro (D) @agarciapadilla

RT @prfomento: "Muchos compratiotas van a querer unirse a este movimiento para no solo tener exito aquí sino mirar más lejos" @agarciapadilla.

Joni Ernst (R) @joniernst

Stephen Colbert is "sold" on #JoniForIowa! Watch this video from last night’s segment: http://t.co/GGdiSeomRe #Squeal

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Dr. Greg Brannon (R) @DrGregBrannon

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Thank you Rockingham County! We just won the Reagan-Helms Dinner Straw Poll! #ncsen

Richard Tisei (R) @Richard_Tisei

I'm proud to call Dong Wong my friend and state rep! #ma06 #mapoli http://t.co/55Y5mLSNqm

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Rick Scott (R) @ScottforFlorida

Looks like fun! RT @JohnSantucci: The view from the press box at Tradition Field. #SpringTraining @TCPalm http://t.co/qJHGv5W8we

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