Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

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Rep. Joe Walsh (R) @WalshFreedom

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PHOTO: Last week I had the pleasure of meeting with @DannyDanon a leading Member of the Knesset - Israeli Parliament. http://t.co/WDt5dtse

Sen. Robert Menendez (D) @SenatorMenendez

Was proud to stand with New Jerseyans who want to put an end to discrimination & fight for equal rights @CityofNewarkNJ Pride Festival.

Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

Thank you Jan D'Artri & the Stephensons for the amazing Harvey Wallbanger cake. On to next event #azright #azcd6 http://t.co/MZc9E20V

Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R) @RepHartzler

We MUST pass #FARRM before it’s too late. Our farmers are ailing from #drought. We need to give farmers certainty! http://t.co/MIYef58L

Senator Ben Cardin (D) @SenatorCardin

Ben- Where were you on this day in 1969? #Apollo11 's Buzz Aldrin & Neil Armstrong were on the #moon.

Jason Altmire (D) @jasonaltmire

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My 20th initiative passed the House. My amendment restores funding to the Yellow Ribbon Program which helps returning vets & their families.

Rep. Lynn Woolsey (D) @RepLynnWoolsey

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I spoke in support of @RepBarbaraLee amendment to limit defense spending to $500 trillion. http://t.co/WtHOTpdN #Defense #Deficit

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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"It's supposed to be hard. If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it. The hard... is what makes it great".

Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

The Speaker of the House has resorted to pooty language: "Boehner says Obama 'doesn't give a damn about middle class Americans'" #pathetic

LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

During the Subcommittee markup, I was able to include my amendment with bipartisan support to the Agricultural... http://t.co/pGP2jaNz

Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

I uploaded a @YouTube video http://t.co/188yfKCC Loretta Sanchez VN video ask

LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

I posted 12 photos on Facebook in the album "Western Douglas County Chamber of Commerce Cyber-Security Roundta" http://t.co/F3n58jkx

LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

I posted 15 photos on Facebook in the album "William King Radio Interview" http://t.co/RzIcUGse

LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

I posted 14 photos on Facebook in the album "Full Draw Archery tour" http://t.co/rka30nX1

LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

I posted 16 photos on Facebook in the album "Home Instead 2012 Senior Advocate Award" http://t.co/JBhObUUu

LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

I posted 17 photos on Facebook in the album "Veterans in Business Forum" http://t.co/s5Yxvw76

LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

I posted 19 photos on Facebook in the album "CLAAS Manufacturing Tour" http://t.co/HbAAIhZ9

LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

I posted 17 photos on Facebook in the album "Parent Training Institute tour" http://t.co/m7vq26ok

LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

Today my office is celebrating the hard work of our summer interns! Put yourself in this picture. Become a fall... http://t.co/S179G3za

Ron Paul (R) @RepRonPaul

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I'll be with @larry_kudlow on @CNBC at 7:00 pm ET to discuss today's @FinancialCmte Hearing with Chairman Ben Bernanke.

Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

My District Office is in Cave Creek for Mobile Office Hrs. Stop by and see what they're up to! http://t.co/jwktWJnT http://t.co/9vd07zln

Congressmember Bass (D) @RepKarenBass

Justin Bieber chase: Prosecutors may test new anti-paparazzi law, thanks to @RepKarenBas http://t.co/izhJzFWn

LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

In 2011, the State Dept addressed climate issues for the Keystone XL pipeline. Unbelievable that in the 9th... http://t.co/Lkprlh7A

Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPWhip

RT @GaryMillerCA: @GOPWhip McCarthy, myself, and a few of our great congressional leaders and candidates from around California.... http://t.co/OTyZgqb5

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

Made history on House floor 2day: passed bipartisan State Dept bill! 1st time in 10 yrs! Cuts $2B! http://t.co/ZXeI620x

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Donations of $1 Million or more accounted for half of Super PAC money in 2011. - @TheFix, @WashingtonPost http://t.co/ntOvo9Oh

petestark (D) @petestark

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@Josh_Richman @USOlympic Our letter calls on USOC to implement a Make it in the USA policy. Ralph Lauren's Friday statement is non-binding.

Newt Gingrich (R) @newtgingrich

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I will be on leno wednesday night with Snooki! It should be an interesting evening! I hope she likes zoos and animals!

Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

.@darrellissa pic sums it up quite nicely - Wonka on Obama PIC: http://t.co/fX2zuWK5

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Rep. Chip Cravaack (R) @RepChipCravaack

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Plenty of well-paying #mining jobs in #mncd8. Let's keep it that way! http://t.co/twNwVaqW #minnesota #mngop #stribpol

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Janice Hahn (D) @Rep_JaniceHahn

I’m disappointed at today’s move to block transparency in our democratic process. http://t.co/1j97UcZu #DISCLOSE

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Rep. Jim McGovern (D) @RepMcGovern

Just announced my first ever Facebook cover-photo contest! See more details at http://t.co/HOJuhHRV #mapoli #p2

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Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

I uploaded a @YouTube video http://t.co/NSoahn64 06-20-12 The Daily Rundown - Rep. Sanchez on Obama's Immigra

Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

I uploaded a @YouTube video http://t.co/Qg4gME1f 06-19-12 Politics Nation - Rep. Sanchez on Obama's Immigrati

Eddie BerniceJohnson (D) @RepEBJ

GOP already voted repeatedly to cut Medicare benefits &raise health costs for seniors by $6,400/year.

Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @WaysandMeansGOP: New report shows refusing to #stopthetaxhike for small businesses and Americans will cost the US 700,000 jobs http://t.co/WuOHO2kd

Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

I'm at IAH Terminalink (Houston, TX) http://t.co/aT2bLIhF

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Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

I'm at CRP Gate 3 (Corpus Christi, TX) http://t.co/WlZdlIhJ

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Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

I'm at Seat 12A Continental Express to IAH (Corpus Christi, Texas) http://t.co/xHH6tdKM

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Senator Patty Murray (D) @PattyMurray

Voters deserve 2 know who's funding elections. Sen. Murray to speak on #Senate floor about #DISCLOSE @ 4:45PM ET. LIVE: http://t.co/cFdf7MwM

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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Watch me live right now at this link as I deliver welcoming remarks: http://t.co/nbpXTvSH

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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Watch my welcoming remarks at this link during the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Detroit Hearing this morning. http://t.co/QWujOLUQ

Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

RT @kellygrade6: @chakafattah Exactly!!!!! Birth record v Business record, which is more personal!?!?

Gwen Moore (D) @RepGwenMoore

RT @NTFVAWA: @RepGwenMoore calls on Congress to pass #VAWA, "Victims should not be forced to wait any longer" via @ThinkProgressFD http://t.co/j6onQ45c

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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Rep. Scott and I spoke with NABJ's Vickie Thomas in Detroit-- we discussed our bi-partisan bill that fights illiteracy. http://t.co/N6UTgcmC

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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And bought! RT @JohnnyArgent: @Raptor2u @Reform__Project @BuddyRoemer Roseanne & I say: "It's not broken; It's FIXED."

Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

I 'll be joining @barackobama on Saturday at Centerville HS. Looking forward to seeing many NoVA friends as we work to win #VA in Nov.

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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I was with @RepTimScott today on @WJRnewsdesk to talk about H.Res 721 and fighting illiteracy in our community. http://t.co/wH0MCSZ4

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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We introduced a bi-partisan resolution this week, H.Res. 721, that recognizes literacy as an urgent national priority. http://t.co/lYQ7Ef7t

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