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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Eric Swalwell (D) @ericswalwell

Today I was elected as Ranking Member of the House @SciCmteDems Subcommittee for Energy, where I'll work to create new clean energy jobs.

Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R) @RepHartzler

I will be speaking on the House Floor shortly to thank Congresswoman Emerson for her many years of service. Tune in to #CSPAN

Luke Messer (R) @LukeMesserIN

Anybody else hate the "princess" Volkswagen you see around campus? #bsu

Luke Messer (R) @LukeMesserIN

I will defend our Second Amendment rights against the unwarranted attacks announced by our President today. http://t.co/JmGqHlkX

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Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

Desconocemos si es correcto q alguien d origenPRño es parte d la situación en Argelia.Mi oficina esta monitoreando y haciendo averiguaciones

ChuckGrassley (R) @ChuckGrassley

Seems like romney has president on defensive

ChuckGrassley (R) @ChuckGrassley

#UNIPanthers uni scores first T D. IllST LEADS 19/78

ChuckGrassley (R) @ChuckGrassley

On way to church 2day in Iowa I saw dead deer along road reminding me of close call I had. So many deer dead tells me Iowa needs longer cson

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Mike Fitzpatrick (R) @RepFitzpatrick

50,000 volunteers signed up to help set the state for #inaug2013

Mike Fitzpatrick (R) @RepFitzpatrick

50,000 volunteers signed up to help set the stage for #inagu2013

Jose E. Serrano (D) @RepJoseSerrano

Thanks to Pedro Diaz for his video of my statement regarding the political status of Puerto Rico.http://t.co/wh4m4Tah @pedrodiaz_pnp

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Jose E. Serrano (D) @RepJoseSerrano

En unos minutos estare en @notiuno 5PM hora de Puerto Rico y 4pm hora del este.

Jose E. Serrano (D) @RepJoseSerrano

The U.S. Capitol is beautifully decorated and ready for tomorrow. Lots of excitement everywhere. http://t.co/HIK3kf6K

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Jose E. Serrano (D) @RepJoseSerrano

Had the pleasure of meeting a group of students from Reinhardt University -Georgia, here for the inauguration. http://t.co/Jp1j13ev

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Martin O'Malley (D) @GovernorOMalley

In honor of Richard Ben Kramer, the State House flag will be flown at half mast. We've lost one of the kindest souls God ever created.

Barack Obama (D) @BarackObama

RT @sara_ela: Inspired by the energy at the #OFAlegacy conference. Find us online: http://t.co/YOsHfnC5.

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Mike Fitzpatrick (R) @RepFitzpatrick

42 cents of every federal dollar spent is borrowed. #NoBudgetNoPay

Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @cbyrdd: Me: "I wore sweatpants 3 out of 4 days last week" Lorie (my mom): "wow I wonder why you don't have a boyfriend" thanks Lor :-)

Brian Sandoval (R) @BrianSandoval

.@BrianSandoval at the White Pine & Eureka County Lincoln Day Breakfast. #HomeMeansNevada http://t.co/16i2BEGl

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Obama Inauguration (D) @obamainaugural

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.@Sebelius2016 pitches in at @dcck for the National Day of Service. #iserve http://t.co/dfw9Ui3C

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Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @virginiafoxx: The American people can't dodge Tax Day, Senate Democrats shouldn't be dodging Budget Day. #NoBudgetNoPay

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Luke Messer (R) @LukeMesserIN

We cannot continue to confiscate more and more of our citizen's hard earned dollars to balance our deficit. http://t.co/mZTOtX2F

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Luke Messer (R) @LukeMesserIN

The last Congress already raised taxes, it's time for this Congress to tackle Washington's spending binge! http://t.co/Dp1RzgsL

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Ron DeSantis (R) @RepDeSantis

RT @GOPLeader: If the Senate or the House fail to pass a budget, Members of Congress should not be paid. #NoBudgetNoPay

Ron DeSantis (R) @RepDeSantis

RT @RepHuizenga: If the Senate or House fails to pass a budget, Members of Congress will not be paid. #NoBudgetNoPay it's that simple.

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

It is NOT a balanced deal if we cut #Veterans' benefits instead of asking millionaires to pay more. http://t.co/xwmERh6d

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Rep. Xavier Becerra (D) @RepBecerra

I’m proud to cosponsor @RepJerryNadler's Respect for Marriage Act. #LGBT #equality

Barbara Lee (D) @BLeeForCongress

RT @LbrtyNews: @BLeeForCongress Please share this White House petition to bring troops home from #Afghanistan https://t.co/YdfzHo1p

Darrell Issa (R) @DarrellIssa

Your @GOPOversight watchdogs are working to fix federal #IT & save you $: http://t.co/dAW2Glis

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Ted Cruz (R) @tedcruz

RT @JohnCornyn: PHOTO: At Houston roundtable with Ted Cruz exploring ways we can preserve Social Security: http://t.co/VDzWNGrb

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Richard Hudson (R) @RichHudson

@SexyTractorman taking the oath of office. Look forward to working. With you, Commissioner. #NCAG http://t.co/4ST1Y0Mf

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Bennie Thompson (D) @BennieGThompson

Over 40% of gun purchases occur without a Brady background check at a federally licensed dealer. #StopTheFuneral

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D) @SenatorShaheen

RT @MBrindley_NHPR: At a nonprofit dental clinic in Concord Tuesday, @SenatorShaheen called on Congress to lift its ban on earmarks. http://t.co/ulPyvjFs

Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Gov at Q&A following #NYSafe Act signing: http://t.co/PGUJaVoy --> LIVE now | More: http://t.co/RGT4SWwi

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Obama Inauguration (D) @obamainaugural

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RT @jccic2013: Here's the view of @BarackObama on Jan. 21 for #inaug2013 http://t.co/X4bigfLn

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Martin O'Malley (D) @GovernorOMalley

The majority of executions now take place in 5 countries: Iran, North Korea, Yemen, China & the USA. #MDRepeal

Bill Johnson (R) @RepBillJohnson

America's debt surged under @BarackObama -Americans aren't taxed too little; govt #SpendingIsTheProblem @gopconference http://t.co/QznDTsZ8

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

I'm honored to be sworn in with the great leaders of the @OfficialCBC for 113th Congress. “Conscious of the Congress” http://t.co/SksK9upt

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Rep. Kurt Schrader (D) @RepSchrader

I am 1 of 4 Congressional Problem Solvers in NYC today to talk about need for bipartisan solutions to our nation's problems w/ @NoLabelsOrg

Pete Sessions (R) @PeteSessions

White Rock Lake clean-up with my Adopt-a-Shoreline Team this morning. #KeepTexasBeautiful. Photo: http://t.co/dUHQqxAg

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Pete Sessions (R) @PeteSessions

Great White Rock Lake clean-up with my Adopt-a-Shoreline Team this morning. #KeepTexasBeautiful. Photo: http://t.co/dUHQqxAg

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Rep. Greg Walden (R) @repgregwalden

This morning, I had my eighth town hall for the week in my home town of Hood River. Thanks to everyone who joined http://t.co/NyqvWLdk

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