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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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%.

Rep. Mary Bono Mack (R) @MaryBonoUSA

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Go Women for Mitt! @KellyAyotte: At the final presidential debate in surrogate room with Let. Gov Kerry Healey! http://t.co/c6PqwHyS

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Obama Inauguration (D) @obamainaugural

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RT @asheville: Asheville High band to march in inaugural parade #news #asheville http://t.co/auDeL47H

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Obama Inauguration (D) @obamainaugural

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Don’t miss out on being a part of the Obamas’ inaugural tradition. Volunteer to be part of the National Day of Service: http://t.co/S4a1kD6y

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Michael Pompeo (R) @mikepompeo

Judge Bork, conservative champion has passed away today. Our prayers are with his loved ones. He’ll be missed. http://t.co/Wv1bpoEc

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Rep. Ruben Hinojosa (D) @USRepRHinojosa

Congressman Hinojosa with Congresswoman Judy Biggert (R-13-Illinois) http://t.co/MYsBzSum

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Sanford Bishop, Jr. (D) @SanfordBishop

Will be speaking on the floor momentarily on the leadership of @repcleaver, chairman of the @OfficialCBC. Watch Live: http://t.co/hug8HfbZ

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Senator Bob Casey (D) @SenBobCasey

S.Res.618, observing the 100th birthday of Rosa Parks and commemorating her legacy passed today. I am honored to have cosponsored.

Obama Inauguration (D) @obamainaugural

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Looking for information on tickets to the inaugural ball? Here’s the place: http://t.co/Lw3UsRqW

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Herman Cain (R) @THEHermanCain

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The 2013 rumor mill is getting fired up & the first one is a doozy: Bachmann to challenge Boehner for Speaker? http://t.co/7yU8z9CJ

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US Rep E.B.Johnson (D) @RepEBJ

RT @RepBecerra: Observing a moment of silence with colleagues on the House floor. My heart goes out to all affected by the devastating tragedy in #Newtown.

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

RT @nadia__aja: Got my first college acceptance letter today from Florida International University :)

RepScottPerry (R) @RepScottPerry

RT @CBSNews: MORE: Inouye, 88, was the second-longest serving Senator in U.S, history, after Robert Byrd of West Virginia http://t.co/s2drA6vF

RepScottPerry (R) @RepScottPerry

RT @Alyssa_Milano: 5 Things You Need To Know about @instagram's new terms of service http://t.co/TnjZHqWq /via @heykim

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Darrell Issa (R) @DarrellIssa

RT @TheKudlowReport: Is Obama's NLRD biased for big labor? @DarrellIssa joins Larry tonight on @CNBC to discuss at 7p ET.

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Joe Wilson (R) @CongJoeWilson

My thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newton, CT.

Senator Roger Wicker (R) @SenatorWicker

Reminder - if you're a college student interested in interning in my office next summer, applications are due Dec 30th. http://t.co/ZGl9HqUq

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Barack Obama (D) @BarackObama

RT @whitehouse: Tonight, President Obama will speak at a vigil for victims & families in Newtown, CT. Watch live at 7pm ET: http://t.co/XoRYMWOQ

Steve Israel (D) @RepSteveIsrael

I cannot look parents in the eyes and defend Congress’ inability to renew assault weapons ban. It is indefensible. Pass it now.

Dan Bongino (R) @dbongino

RT @itisearl: I wish I lived in Maryland so I could vote for @dbongino for US Senate, he is the real deal this country needs badly #realchange #gop

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

My thoughts & prayers are with all those affected by the shooting at St. Vincent's Hospital in Bham, AL this morning. http://t.co/Z4wfX0uA

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

What an honor this morning to dedicate the Bill of Rights monument at AZ Capitol.

Steve Israel (D) @RepSteveIsrael

A message on yesterday's violence in Newtown: http://t.co/IPRDiDxm

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