Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

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Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

If your worked an hour in a minimum wage job in 1968, you could afford ☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️, but in 2014 ☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️.

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

If your worked an hour in a minimum wage job in 1968, you could afford ☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️, but in 2014 ☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️.

Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

RT @DottieDJones: Cohen speaks against Tennessee Amendment One that would stifle women's rights. Vote NO on Amendments One! http://t.co/tIoB9AjKMo

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Governor Mike Pence (R) @GovPenceIN

RT @Colts: Happy Victory Friday #ColtsNation! Get your day started with Coach Pagano's #INDvsHOU postgame speech! WATCH: http://t.co/vUl8wWqKMA

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Pete Gosar (D) @gosar4gov

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Less than 90 minutes until debate. If your in Casper, stop by and listen. I think that it will be worth it. #G4G

Rep. Todd Rokita (R) @ToddRokita

RT @Agent3612: Congressman Todd Rokita to keynote Beef Steak Dinner at Columbia Club tonight. http://t.co/GYb3KHvmWJ

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David Perdue (R) @Perduesenate

Check out our list of town halls in the 3rd District & come out to express your opinions. http://t.co/IOSJpETAPX http://t.co/eMPuRgHjpR

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Suzanne Patrick (D) @Suzanne_Patrick

Watch our new online ad, "Deserve," about standing up in Congress for military families and veterans in #VA02: https://t.co/K7zqOx1X2j

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Guinta4Congress (R) @frankguinta

RT @UNHCRs: Hey #UNH feel like helping @frankguinta? We are having a phone bank from 4:30 till 8 in MUB 156 feel free to stop by at any time!

Dr. Monica Wehby (R) @MonicaForOregon

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Thanks to the @thebulletin for running this editorial: http://t.co/Q1LrUtBifO I am lucky to have such great supporters! #ORSen

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Pete Gallego (D) @RepPeteGallego

RT @DeiGratia10: Kudos to @RepPeteGallego @JoaquinCastrotx for taking time out of their busy schedules to support our troops at every cost. #ebola #LibFail

Tim Bishop (D) @TimBishop2014

RT @dccc: Reelect Tim Bishop to represent #NY01 and keep working for the middle class! @TimBishop2014 #dems14 http://t.co/rAM19J9vQT

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Dr. Monica Wehby (R) @MonicaForOregon

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Thanks to the Bend Bulletin for running this Editorial: http://t.co/Q1LrUtBifO #ORSen

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Rep. Bob Gibbs (R) @RepBobGibbs

While wages stay stagnant, every day costs are on the rise. What is costing you and your family the most? http://t.co/NjkB3tS27L

Cormick Lynch (R) @CormickLynch

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Cormick is closing in on the Congressman - read the article on the 1st Congressional District race in this... http://t.co/PNdnfrFUeg

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Gabriel Rothblatt (D) @gabeisgreat

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Bill Posey and I don’t disagree on everything. Our veterans fought bravely for our country, so let’s put aside... http://t.co/8lEtej96vz

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Rick Weiland (D) @People4Weiland

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RT @CoralChilvers: @NYTnickc Free August Alsina Type Beat - Steal Em (Prod. By @RealLoveLeMusiq): http://t.co/jzVm26Sc6T

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Eliot Cutler (I) @EliotCutler

RT @PPHEricRussell: . @EliotCutler I want to build 3 new magnet schools. Need to keep investing, but (unlike @Michaud2014) I have said how i'll pay for it

Marco Rubio (R) @marcorubio

Proud of but not surprised by @t5_harris leading #Gators to win. This young man is a winner both on and off the field http://t.co/zUCaZTIgzR

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Marco Rubio (R) @marcorubio

@t5_harris proud of you.Not just as a player but as a humble and hardworking young man.Everyone down in Miami is rooting and praying for you

Cormick Lynch (R) @CormickLynch

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Hearing positive feedback from voters throughout the state ready for change, wonderful time at the Newport... http://t.co/NrDaoSOUrw

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Bill Foster (D) @RepBillFoster

Talked about why we need to #RaiseTheWage today in Aurora w/ @DickDurbin and Mayor Weisner http://t.co/Ub4m5Ve8pE

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Bill Foster (D) @RepBillFoster

No one who works full time should be living in poverty. #RaiseTheWage #Timefor1010

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Michelle Nunn (D) @MichelleNunnGA

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@AuthorizeNet the API down again?

Gabriel Rothblatt (D) @gabeisgreat

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I recently had the chance to sit down with a group of local college students to talk about what matters most to... http://t.co/vxNfwmMf5V

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

Early ballots go out tomorrow! Vote early and Stand with Sinema by changing your profile picture. http://t.co/xOug6rqw4l

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

Have you mailed back your early ballot? Show your friends you Stand with Sinema by changing your profile picture! http://t.co/erlLqnCart

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

Congresswoman Johnson honors National Hispanic Heritage Month: http://t.co/X0wtMRursa via @YouTube

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Darrell Issa (R) @DarrellIssa

Non-profitNonprofit health insurer once hailed as model for #ACA now closing its doors due to #Obamcare costs http://t.co/nv4cacQRQM

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Gabriel Rothblatt (D) @gabeisgreat

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College opens doors for young people and grads keep America on top. That’s a win-win—let’s invest in ourselves... http://t.co/1rET8INwo7

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Gabriel Rothblatt (D) @gabeisgreat

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College opens doors for young people and grads keep America on top. That’s a win-win—let’s invest in ourselves... http://t.co/sx1sod09Bd

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Terri Lynn Land (R) @TerriLLand

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Nothing gets done in Congress. Washington needs a time out. RT if you think we Washington needs a MOM #MISen http://t.co/OojxwpZ5Kb

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Gabriel Rothblatt (D) @gabeisgreat

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College opens doors for young people and grads keep America on top. That’s a win-win—let’s invest in ourselves... http://t.co/bxn3yWg46K

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

Good Morning Texas! I hope everyone is well this morning.

Dick Durbin (D) @DickDurbin

Daily Herald: Same-sex marriage ruling shows division between Oberweis, Durbin http://t.co/wPlcetIfgX #DurbinNews

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Pryor For Senate (D) @PryorForSenate

RT @Burgwinkle: Asa opposed raising the minimum wage in Congress AND said he opposed raising it to $8.50 in Dec. 2013. #ARGov #KATVDebate

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Michael Wager (D) @MichaelWager14

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Michael Wager (D) @MichaelWager14

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Doug Ducey (R) @dougducey

.@AMSTucson We’re glad she could attend. Thanks!

Chuck Fleischmann (R) @chuck4congress

Great to meet voters who want to see job growth, quality education & healthcare, & common sense values in District 3. http://t.co/EUk9CXUi12

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Mark Schauer (D) @MarkSchauer

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This is it - your last chance to register to vote. If you don’t vote, you can’t complain http://t.co/tJs3sXVUms http://t.co/cGHCvaeNTa

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