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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John Lewis (D) @repjohnlewis

RT @repsandylevin: @NancyWonderful Thank you! RT@repsandylevin @repjohnlewis You are a real AMERICAN HERO... of our time.. Rep Levin... TY

Suzanne Bonamici (D) @RepBonamici

RT @SciCmteDems: @RepBonamici delivers her opening statement at our @EPA #SAB hearing this morning - http://t.co/jP9vO0yEGq @UCSUSA

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Todd Young (R) @ToddYoungIN

The House GOP has introduced a budget that balances our checkbook & creates millions of new jobs. RT if you agree that it's time 4 balance!

Albio Sires (D) @RepSires

Our service members, the disabled, and seniors must have equal access to the ballot box #VEAchat

Yvette D. Clarke (D) @YvetteClarke

Paid sick days = smart for business. Healthy employees R happy employees! CT, Seattle, Portland & more agree. Time for #HFAnow

Rep. Doug Lamborn (R) @RepDLamborn

Delegation statement on the news of Tom Clement's tragic death last night: http://t.co/oXrFiWZsYt

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Chris Van Hollen (D) @ChrisVanHollen

RT @HispanicCaucus: @RepCardenas op-ed on Ryan Budget: To Latinos, this budget says, “We want your vote but we don’t care about you... http://t.co/YxyCxb0TXP

David E. Price (D) @RepDavidEPrice

My Neighborhood Office Hours event at the Flyleaf Books in Chapel Hill is today at 10:30 AM. http://t.co/6kYIq6hynA

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RepPeteOlson (R) @OlsonPressShop

I'll on a CSPAN in a few minutes, talking on the House floor about Harry Reid's outrageous comments that 7 Marines died b/c of

Hakeem Jeffries (D) @RepJeffries

GOP peddles doom and gloom, but the sky is not falling. Consequences from #Sequestration affect everyone.

Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @AndrewPowaleny VIDEO - Witnesses tell @RepReneeEllmers the #Obamacare medical device tax will hamper innovation http://t.co/b6q4m84ffn

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Rep. Eric Swalwell (D) @RepSwalwell

Congratulations @colbertbuschsc on winning South Carolina House Primary. Rooting for you to join our Freshman Class!

John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

RT @Politics_PR: America's Most Obvious Tax Reform Idea: Kill the Oil and Gas Subsidies http://t.co/6rTqBlAVLK #economy

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Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

Check out this The White House blog post by Dr. Jill Biden on Santa Barbara City College - S.B.C.C. and the great... http://t.co/0kkqrWVPQz

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Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

Just 10 yrs ago, U.S. men & women were determined & courageous enough to fight against evils of terrorism. Thank you! http://t.co/WXnhv4ceaw

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Larry Bucshon, MD (R) @RepLarryBucshon

RT @AdamKSnider: Best color from Harrison Ford on the Hill: @RepLarryBucshon got a poster signed for his wife

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JohnCornyn (R) @JohnCornyn

RT @jhf5: @JohnCornyn I hope you support the straw purchase bill, that is one that will stop a lot of guns going into Mexico, or at least help.

Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

Today is the 10th anniversary of the start of the war in Iraq. As someone who opposed this war from the outset I... http://t.co/G52vD7F1Am

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Saxby Chambliss (R) @SaxbyChambliss

Speaking with U.S. European Command, U.S. Northern Command, and U.S. Southern Command in SARC hearing this... http://t.co/I0W0EAjT2z

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Rep. Jeff Duncan (R) @RepJeffDuncan

The report of the potential tax of private savings accounts to bailout poor government policies in Cyprus should be alarming to all #tcot

Cong. Steven Palazzo (R) @CongPalazzo

I supported the SKILLS Act today because it will streamline job training programs: http://t.co/WuKL3mutIq

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Connolly_Campaign (D) @ElectConnolly

Electeds line stage behind @GerryConnolly as he announces straw poll votes at St Patricks Day Fete. #GerryFete http://t.co/uWH1kLv9PZ

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Connolly_Campaign (D) @ElectConnolly

The polls are closed! The winners of the Straw Poll are… (stay tuned while the votes are counted) #GerryFete

Senator Chris Coons (D) @ChrisCoons

Who else is pumped for the @UDelaware Lady Blue Hens in the CAA Championship today? Big game!

Lindsey Graham (R) @GrahamBlog

Good to see Charleston Mayor Joe Riley today at Charlie Condons. #chsnews http://t.co/rs7XOKlL8X

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Chuck Schumer (D) @SenSchumer

Stepping off at #Rochester St. Patrick's Day Parade. No sign of Peter Parker yet. #amazingspiderman2

Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

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Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

RT @RepDWStweets: .@RepCohen & I talked w students from @TIMemphis about #Israel, immigration reform & preventing gun violence. http://t.co/1QLcdflNNC

Hakeem Jeffries (D) @RepJeffries

House GOP unleashes parade of misinformation,votes no on amendment to keep subsidized student loan interest rates low http://t.co/2dkovLOxlt

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Pete Gallego (D) @petegallego

Prez gives Dan Kildee a hard time. "Youre new. Maybe u didn't listen at the State of the Union" - says he wants to help rebuild cities.

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G. K. Butterfield (D) @GKButterfield

I had a productive meeting today with Havelock city leadership. We discussed how sequestration will affect the... http://t.co/7XrcC4rOXV

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Steve Chabot (R) @RepSteveChabot

With Greg Schneider and Jeff Soule at UPS in Sharonville. Greg has an incredible 25 years of safe driving at UPS. http://t.co/2DcRX9fXEh

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Steve Chabot (R) @RepSteveChabot

With Greg Schneider and Jeff Soule at UPS in Sharonville. Greg has an incredible 25 years of safe driving at UPS. http://t.co/QkiUNQmMTC

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Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

March 14th or 3/14 is Pi day. In recognition of Pi Day and the importance of mathematics, logicians have created... http://t.co/Pi7DvQ4Uqs

Mark Takano (D) @RepMarkTakano

Honored to be having breakfast with Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki! http://t.co/I30f6Jh1W1

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John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

RT @SolanoLibrary: On March 18, the 2nd floor of the JFK Library in Vallejo will be closed to consolidate library services on one floor: http://t.co/KY0RCJyihL

Senator John Hoeven (R) @SenJohnHoeven

@KariWBlock Thanks for stopping by the office today. It was a pleasure to meet you.

Rep. Doug Lamborn (R) @RepDLamborn

Protect the 2nd Amendment ! Join me in helping put a stop to U.N. Arms Treaty. http://t.co/B8M67HhrSy #StopTheATT http://t.co/0Ok8QpXZ8E

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Lynn Jenkins (R) @RepLynnJenkins

Congratulations to the Catholic Church and its members on the selection of their new leader, Pope Jorge Mario Bergoglio. #NewPope

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Senator Thad Cochran (R) @SenThadCochran

I just voted with @SenTedCruz to #DefundObamacare. Congratulations to him this effort and for his maiden speech on the Senate floor today.

Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

In case you missed it—the Senate Armed Services Committee held an important and emotional hearing today, shedding... http://t.co/f5E9O6UD3U

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