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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Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

Con Kathy Erazo y Julio Rivera. Casa abierta! http://t.co/bFOKwefV

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Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

The worst part of the bill was extending the Bush tax cuts on income, capital gains, & dividends on household income below $450,000 p/yr.

Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

Bill McBridge was a devoted public servant who dedicated his life to making FL a better place. My heart goes out to Alex & their family.

Barbara Lee (D) @BLeeForCongress

RT @CAWP_RU: .@JoeBiden advocating for gender parity! @HuffPostPol Biden: We need 51 female senators http://t.co/QuOkuUec

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Rep. Cynthia Lummis (R) @CynthiaLummis

Photo: Today I was sworn into the 113th Congress. I’m so appreciative of those back home for trusting me... http://t.co/pzSTokTX

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Rep. Adam Smith (D) @RepAdamSmith

My statement on Jon Kerry's nomination to serve as Secretary of State. http://t.co/BnYWHUJV

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Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

On House Floor voting for a Speaker. Boehner losing 10 votes #Swearinginday

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Must Read: ‘Cliff’ Deal is a Decent Start for Low-Income Americans - @GregKaufmann, @TheNation: http://t.co/JVirMh4w #fiscalcliff #poverty

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Louie Gohmert (R) @replouiegohmert

Talking to Rusty Humphries today at 2:35pm CT about the vote on the #fiscalcliff last night. Tune in to the show: http://t.co/vqhrp8lL

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Congressmember Bass (D) @RepKarenBass

RT @stevekerrigan: In less than 20 days, @BarackObama will deliver his last inaugural address. Here’s a look back at his first: http://t.co/BRQscC4n

Maxine Waters (D) @MaxineWaters

I will be joining @JansingCo shortly to discuss the passage of last night's bill to avert the fiscal cliff. Tune in.

Senator Dan Coats (R) @SenDanCoats

@TheFix or maybe CSPAN is trying to boost ratings by these shocking little headlines on live feed last night. http://t.co/4lA0UXXm

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Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

Fill like I've read or lived this play before

Scott DesJarlais (R) @DesJarlaisTN04

RT @dmataconis: Brian Schatz will be the first non Asian-American to represent Hawaii in the Senate.

Donna Christensen (D) @DelegateDonna

Mr VP Its real sacrifice,service giving up pvt time in beautiful St Croix to save mid class tax cuts,unemployment, Medicare pymnts Thank You

Ander Crenshaw (R) @AnderCrenshaw

Honored to be named to chair Financial Services Appropriations Subcommittee for 113th Congress. @sayfiewrevieshttp://tinyurl.com/b9zb378

Senator John Thune (R) @SenJohnThune

RT @petermaercbs: Sen. John Thune (R-SD): "We have twittled our thumbs for month after month after month... now we're sitting here on New Year's Eve.

Senator John Thune (R) @SenJohnThune

RT @SunlenMiller: Frusterated Sen.Thune on the Senate floor:"can we not let this happen again?...we ought to function like the US Senate used to function."

Senator John Thune (R) @SenJohnThune

RT @ChadPergram: Thune: I just find it hard to sit and listen and wring there hands saying gee wiz I hope we get something done today when. #fiscalcliff

Senator John Thune (R) @SenJohnThune

RT @markknoller: Thune says even if Pres Obama gets all the tax increases he wants, it would fund the govt for less than a week.

Senator John Thune (R) @SenJohnThune

RT @markknoller: "Government doesn't tax too little," Thune tells Senate, "it spends too much."

Senator John Boozman (R) @JohnBoozman

The Senate is in session today working on a solution to protect Americans against looming tax cuts and avoid the fiscal cliff.

Rob Portman (R) @senrobportman

Back to DC tomorrow to resume fiscal cliff talks. If you have questions or comments, my office is open tomorrow from noon - 5pm

Dan Bongino (R) @dbongino

@chirimoyaKris thanks a lot. It going to be an interesting year.

Governor Walker (R) @GovWalker

Coffee makes day after Christmas a bit like the day before. http://t.co/FXc5D1cJ

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Team Rick Perry (R) @TeamRickPerry

@BenStratmann is there bourbon in that sippy cup?

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Scott Peters (D) @ScottPetersSD

Merry Christmas to Byron and the politwoops crew

Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

Want to know at what time Santa will make his way down to South Florida tonight? Head on over and "Like" our... http://t.co/nGIZW5Cl

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Kay Bailey Hutchison (R) @kaybaileyhutch

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Wishing President Bush 43 a good recovery and that he can go home soon!

Kay Bailey Hutchison (R) @kaybaileyhutch

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Correction..President Bush 41to go home from the hospital in Houston!

Senator Kay Hagan (D) @SenatorHagan

Watch my special video message to North Carolinians: http://t.co/smVomsQu I wish each of you a joyful holiday season & a Happy New Year!

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Tommy G. Thompson (R) @TommyForHealth

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Did the Mayans mention anything about giant snowballs in their prophecy? http://t.co/dIbfCejV

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Gov Kasich Comm Dept (R) @OHPressSec

I'm glad the dosey-doe is illegal in college basketball. #Buckeyes

Rep. Mary Bono Mack (R) @MaryBonoUSA

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Huge rally here in Indio. Democrats, latinos, conservatives, veterans, seniors and youth unite for @MaryBonoMack !! http://t.co/ZQPOSeyZ

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

http:/ /flic.kr/p/dyw9AZ Working with like minded pun intended Goverments on Neuroscience Initiative.News to follow.Stay tune in new year.

Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

http:/ /floc.kr/dyw9AZ Working with like minded(pun intended)Goverments on Neuroscience Initiative.

Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

http://flic./p/dyw9AZ Building on the Fattah Neuroscience Initiative with like minded ( pun intended ) Governments.News to come in new year

Senator Rubio Press (R) @SenRubioPress

RT @Val_Mack: I'd like to think @AlexConant was driving w/ his hands at 10 & 2. http://t.co/DB1kngCs

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Rep. Martha Roby (R) @RepMarthaRoby

Well done. RT @ssmorrow26: Nothing like a 6AM stop at Cracker Barrel in the middle of Virginia. http://t.co/5aq3W8mM

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Dan Bongino (R) @dbongino

@JohnRunyeon would you like to discuss a topic or just engage in immature rhetoric?

Dan Bongino (R) @dbongino

RT @IsaiahLCarter: @dbongino Again, if people cared about your opinions and representation, you would be Senator-elect. But I guess Maryland is wise enough...

Dan Bongino (R) @dbongino

RT @IsaiahLCarter: @dbongino Sir, when one's opinions devalue life and safety, as the NRA has and does on a regular basis, they deserve nothing less.

Bob McDonnell (R) @BobMcDonnell

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RT @gmuhoops: George Mason heads to Richmond for Governor's Holiday Hoops Classic http://t.co/WVbeIJDt

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Rick Scott (R) @FLGovScott

In two years, Florida's unemployment rate has dropped by 3%.

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