Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

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Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

US is not World Court DA so can't indict.Won't cut DOD Will cut taxes will stress foreign aid n Middle East.VOODOO policies to fantasy!

Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

In Washington everybody says robust this n that.Romney likes tumult.Uses tumult n robust manner

Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

Romneya poker player.I'll see your Iran sanctions , raise you !I'll see your Israeli support, I'll raise you.Problem is when called no pair

Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

In close I expect Romney to announce he's buying trees in Israel and going to have lox and cream cheese on bagel immediately after debate.

Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

Obama delivered a marvelous close!very Presidential.Romney appears to be n Orlando not Boca---Fantasyland

Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

if you compared this debate to boxing match it was Ali -Jerry Quarry.The President floated like a bitterfly stung like a bee,rumble Barack

Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

Romney's foreign policy experience is his mission in France and it showed.

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Breaking: Watch presser from Gov's NYC office LIVE at 1:15 http://t.co/DboGaFgd Sec. Howard Glazer to give update #Sandy

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Breaking: Gov's Dir of State Operations Howard Glazer, MTA Chairman Joseph Lhota, PANYNJ Exec Dir Pat Foye update on #Sandy 1:15PM NYC off

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Tom Cotton (R) @TomCottonAR

Yet, White House HAD "real-time intelligence" via drones & time to react. POTUS blinked and Woods & Doherty died. Disgraceful.

Alan Lowenthal (D) @alanlowenthal

RT @ocregister: CSUF forecast: O.C. economy on the rebound http://t.co/d0mK4gGr #CA47

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

Attacking President ,not enough Fox/GOP now attacking Pentagon & CIA Politics tough business but harming moral dangerous while U S at war.

Elizabeth Esty (D) @Elizabeth_Esty

I'm very proud to stand behind the Affordable Care Act. It's not perfect, and we can and should make improvements... http://t.co/GOUaQY8u

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Gov. Tim Kaine (D) @timkaine

Excited to cheer on @ODUFootball at tomorrow’s game. What teams will you be rooting for this weekend?

Michael Baumgartner (R) @VoteBaumgartner

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RT @tobyharnden: Hilarious. Cokie Roberts mistakes Twitter for Google RT @CokieRoberts: "washington dc" + "applebees" + "directions"

Bob Casey Jr. (D) @Bob_Casey

RT @bob_casey: Here are Tom Smith's words on Medicare: http://t.co/4vrcJdYO

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Connie Mack (R) @ConnieMackIV

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RT @ElJoeC: .@ConnieMackIV bus spotted in Lake Mary #sayfie #flsen http://t.co/q1S4Grx2

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Dean Heller (R) @DeanHeller

RT @dsrtgator: @DeanHeller voted for you, Heck and Obama... A true purple independent here. Good luck!

Al Lawson (D) @AlLawsonJr

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RT @BarackObama: "In the closing moments of the election, Gov. Romney's hoping you too will come down with a severe case of Romnesia." —President Obama

George Allen (R) @georgeallenva

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RT @catasanabria: I just early voted for @MittRomney @PaulRyanVP @AllenVA_Press and @RepWOLFPress !!!! First time voting since I became a US Citizen #Excited

Virginia Foxx (R) @foxxforcongress

@tferriss 5 days in and 5lbs down. I can't wait for Saturday. #4hrbody

Karen Harrington (R) @Karen4Congress

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RT @jwelk52: MT @Karen4Congress Debbie Wasserman Schultz is Dangerous! - http://t.co/1yN8tdFg #FL23 #MustFireDebbie November 6th!

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John Barrow (D) @Barrow4GA

RT @ajconwashington: Steve Scalise's campaign vs @RepTomGraves for conservative RSC chair going public rather than behind scenes. http://t.co/qN5mffxO

Steve Pestka (D) @VotePestka

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Senator Levin: "Steve you're very lucky to have the opponent you do. Nobody is more vulnerable than Justin Amash." #truth

Gov. Tim Kaine (D) @timkaine

Thrilled to have @MarkWarner making calls in our #RVA headquarters this evening. Sign up to volunteer here: http://t.co/FF1m9ov5

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LoBiondo 4 Congress (R) @LoBiondo2014

MOMENTUM IS WITH THE GOP! Let's keep it up and finish strong for the entire Republican Ticket! (and remember to... http://t.co/ZDKCfw7a

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Karen Harrington (R) @Karen4Congress

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@Firemdc780 Trouble is, Tamarac has been redistricted out of DWS district! They can't vote for her.

JohnEwingforCongress (D) @John_W_Ewing

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I posted a new photo to Facebook http://t.co/huECQQh7

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JohnEwingforCongress (D) @John_W_Ewing

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I posted a new photo to Facebook http://t.co/je5LjgjY

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John Kerry (D) @JohnKerry

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Climate change risks to MA indisputable: http://t.co/6RUTG9g0 @masscec

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Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

@JeffImmelt, CEO of GE, served on the NY Fed's Board of Directors while GE received $16 billion in loans from the @FederalReserve.

Karen Harrington (R) @Karen4Congress

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@CarolDopp @FloridaJayhawk No, Tamarac is #FL20

Mary Bono Mack (R) @Rep_BonoMack

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Blast from the past brain fart... #ihaventlivedinmiamiin8years http://t.co/y0dauo9h

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Allen West (R) @ElectAllenWest

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Watch our new ad: http://t.co/MKvROe5f Need 20 Twitter Donors by midnight to keep it on the air. Donate here: https://t.co/YZchBuYv

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Michael Baumgartner (R) @VoteBaumgartner

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RT @nicktjacob: Huge. Absolutely huge. https://t.co/E01tBS2a

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JohnCornyn (R) @JohnCornyn

RT @rjanderson123: @JohnCornyn the heroes at #Benghazi fought for hours not unlike the heroes at the #Alamo. Help came too late.

John McCain (R) @SenJohnMcCain

Great visit w/ volunteers @MittRomney #Boca Raton Victory HQ http://t.co/jW0NynuJ

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Hayden Rogers (D) @HR4Congress

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Associated Press: "Roots and ideas are issues in NC's 11th district" #nc11 #ncpol

Brad Schneider (D) @Schneider4IL10

Good day to vote! Early voting is open until November 3rd. Find your times and polling locations here: http://t.co/55f4r6L7 #IL10

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