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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Jim Moran (D) @Jim_Moran

Stay up for the VP debate? I'll be on @wusa9 at 11pm to discuss the debate and other important issues facing Northern Virginia.

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

Romney: "It's not that Dodd-Frank always was wrong with too much regulation...sometimes they didn't come out with the clear regulation."

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @EWErickson: Don't be too hard on Martha Raddatz. It's really hard to ask Joe Biden for specifics on hope and change.

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @seanhannity: WHAT are you giggling at? This actually isn't even funny anymore. I am legitimately concerned Biden is not OK

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

Is 800 million billion a real number Vice President #Biden ? #VPDebate

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

A friend just said VP #Biden must have skipped kindergarten bc he hasn't learned to share time or wait until it's his turn. #VPDebate

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @GOP: Biden Claims He Voted Against Afghanistan, Iraq Wars: http://t.co/N8RWHtaw (FACT CHECK: He voted for them)

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Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @jamiedupree: Ryan smacks Biden on Syria; no smiles or head shaking from Biden on this one

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @DRUDGE_REPORT: Biden contradicts State Department on Benghazi security... http://t.co/eywVfyCS

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Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @FixAaron: Ryan: "I don't see how a person can separate their public life from their private life and their faith." #vpdebate

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @SamFeistCNN: CNN Focus group loved it when Ryan talked about the debt crisis. Women more than men. #CNNUndecideds #CNNDebate

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @jamiedupree: Ryan looks right in the camera for his closing statement - "President Obama, he had his chance"

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @KarlRove: Yes, we saw your frustration, @JoeBiden, but it was with Ryan taking him to cleaners.

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @Emma5317: @RepWestmoreland Great job by Ryan! He addressed the issues and didn't hide behind empty rhetoric. Obama can't hide his record.

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @GOP: Las Vegas Review Journal: Ryan wins close VP debate- http://t.co/4BPmqdB6 #BidenUnhinged

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Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @EmilyMiller: Bottom line: Obama was much better this time, but not enough to change the momentum of the race in his direction.

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

I thought that was a great debate and want to send my congrats to Gov Romney. What did you think of the debate?

JohnEwingforCongress (D) @John_W_Ewing

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
I posted 12 photos on Facebook in the album "Ewing for Nebraska" http://t.co/4pF1ACZz

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Gary R. Herbert (R) @GovHerbert

You are inspiring kids the be creative and inventive-as we embrace technology we are seeing significant outcomes in UT #uted

Daniel Webster (R) @WebsterCongress

Rothenberg Political Report no longer considers FL-CD 10 a potential House upset - http://t.co/bzAgYezU #sayfie

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Rodney Davis (R) @ElectRodneyIL

FACT CHECK: Roughly 88% of donors to the Davis campaign are individuals #IL13Debate

Rodney Davis (R) @ElectRodneyIL

FACT CHECK: @davidgill2012 would raise taxes on all families to fund his single-payer healthcare plan #IL13Debate

Rodney Davis (R) @ElectRodneyIL

Farmers need certainty and that is why the Farm Bureau has endorsed @electrodneyil http://t.co/WBldcs2Z #IL13Debate

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Rodney Davis (R) @ElectRodneyIL

Education is the key to the future of our country. @electrodneyil will continue to support Pell Grants #IL13Debate

Rodney Davis (R) @ElectRodneyIL

FACT CHECK: @ElectRodneyIL has never stated he supports the Ryan Budget #IL13Debate

Rodney Davis (R) @ElectRodneyIL

FACT CHECK: 88% of donors to @ElectRodneyIL campaign are individuals and 92% of those individuals are from IL #IL13Debate #IL13

Rodney Davis (R) @ElectRodneyIL

Small businesses are the backbone of the economy that is why the NFIB has endorsed @ElectRodneyIL http://t.co/DSuhXz4l

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Rodney Davis (R) @ElectRodneyIL

FACT CHECK: @ElectRodneyIL supports an all of the above energy policy #IL13Debate #IL13

Rodney Davis (R) @ElectRodneyIL

@ElectRodneyIL is proud of being a public servant for nearly 20 years #IL13Debate #IL13

Rodney Davis (R) @ElectRodneyIL

.@DavidGill2012 doesn't believe Dodd Frank went far enough #IL13Debate #IL13

Rodney Davis (R) @ElectRodneyIL

.@DavidGill2012 supports higher taxes on job creators and job-killing regulations in health care and energy #IL13Debate #IL13

Rodney Davis (R) @ElectRodneyIL

DCCC is funded by the same Wall Street bankers and big corporations that @davidgill2012 rails against

Dr. Raul Ruiz (D) @Dr_RaulRuiz

Hmmm... #CA36 RT @ToluseO Spotted at tonight's debate: Sen. Haridopolos, U.S. Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Mary Bono Mack

Janice Arnold-Jones (R) @JaniceforNM

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@SamsungSupport My AT&T Nexus S wont power on after losing power last night and being plugged in all day. Any Ideas?

Gov. Jack Markell (D) @WeBackJack

#NetDE Medical Health Network is the first statewide information exchange in the country & is increasing healthcare inefficiency #dedebates

Niki Tsongas (D) @ntsongas

Gardner and Fitchburg are a wonderful

Scott P. Brown (R) @SenScottBrown

Great to be back in the Whaling City today - thanks for the warm welcome. #masen http://t.co/VBejmFGi

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Rep. Trent Franks (R) @RepTrentFranks

Last night's debate could not have presented the American people with a clearer choice of two extremely different plans for the future.

Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

Before you click, any guesses about which race is number one? (Hint: It's more disappointment for our community... http://t.co/Ob6MdXqy

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Robert Dold (R) @ROBERTDOLD

@Schneider4IL10's deceptive campaign once again called out for its blatantly dishonest, misleading attacks: http://t.co/5WBJPx5g

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Robert Dold (R) @ROBERTDOLD

@Schneider4IL10 deceptive campaign once again called out for its blatantly dishonest, misleading attacks: http://t.co/5WBJPx5g #IL10

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Rep. Scott Rigell (R) @RepScottRigell

Honored to be meeting with Dr. Tony Atwater, President of Norfolk State! @nsuspartanz

Rick Larsen (D) @RepRickLarsen

RT @TheNewDeal: Romney's #Sensata Forced Workers to Train Their Chinese Replacements Before Firing Them & Sending Their Jobs to China. #Obama2012 #p2

Whelan for Congress (R) @BrianDWhelan

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Jim Costa, #HSR & Crony Capitalism: http://t.co/tvcS4XEb. With our votes, Brian Whelan will stop this boondoggle. #559Vote #CATCOT #TCOT

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Sam Brownback (R) @govsambrownback

Visiting Hodgeman and Ford Co. today on the 2nd annual Gov's Oil & Gas tour. #ksgov #ksleg http://t.co/HD4TQuhp

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