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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Rep. Vern Buchanan (R) @VernBuchanan

The fed should not be allowed to confiscate your tax refund because a family member received an overpayment in... http://t.co/c7bDrHc4Sr

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Mike Ross (D) @MikeRossUpdates

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Some great kids at Owl Creek School in #Fayetteville. My plan will make pre-k accessible to all 4-yr-olds. #ARGov http://t.co/wIGjl0WMCT

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @RepSinema

RT @Imeojeda: Excited to be spending my summer as an intern for @RepSinema campaign. Lots of learning ahead!

Bellows for Senate (D) @Bellows4Senate

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RT @PPact: Stop the presses—birth control coverage is popular: http://t.co/llg9QgEXuz | http://t.co/hAn7AlSOqu

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Bill Walker (I) @walkerforakgov

Ready to get invoked? Join me tomorrow evening for the Volunteer Kick-Off party. Many exciting opportunities! http://t.co/XS4mHVXtcY

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Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

Happy to hear there was a big crowd for @mayoclinic birthday kick-off! #150yrs #az06 http://t.co/QaGUM6uIBl

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Jackie Walorski (R) @jackiewalorski

You just missed the chicken dance at the 1st Annual Team Jackie Dyngus Day Celebration #dynguswithJackie http://t.co/N7xGo1Is3i

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Pat Meehan (R) @PatMeehanPA

Beyoncé's New Song, "Dreams," with Boots - Vogue http://t.co/SKHy95iFTT via @voguemagazine

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The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

FACT: By 2030, new clean fuel standards will prevent up to 2,000 premature deaths EVERY YEAR. #ActOnClimate #EarthDay http://t.co/R3AIVQ6y5M

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Igor Birman (R) @Igor_Birman

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Join us this Saturday 4/26 for the @teapartyca "Give Me Liberty" Bus Tour, Rally & BBQ in Rancho Cordova! #CA07 http://t.co/GHlwnHMlxB

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Mark Meadows (R) @RepMarkMeadows

I had the pleasure of touring Powell Industries today in Waynesville and meeting with it's owner, Mr. Powell. http://t.co/hM2y5LTTCk

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Albio Sires (D) @RepSires

“We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.” #EarthDaySelfie

Albio Sires (D) @RepSires

“We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.” #EarthDaySelfie

Brent Roske for CA33 (I) @brentroske

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RT @SenSanders: From 2008-2013, while @Verizon made over $42.4 billion in US profits, it received a total tax refund of $732 million from the IRS.

Brent Roske for CA33 (I) @brentroske

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RT @allinwithchris: .@TurboTax Maker Linked to ‘Grassroots’ Campaign Against Free, Simple Tax Filing – via @ProPublica http://t.co/1xRTXw5LcP

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Brent Roske for CA33 (I) @brentroske

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RT @pga_green: Good morning and Happy Earth Day! Our Eco Twitter Chat starts in 2 hours! 9:30 AM PT. Join us with Green... http://t.co/BsTUVprltC

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Mark Harris (R) @MarkHarris2014

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@crnies uh oh an @ncgop endorsement? CC @toddpoole ;)

Rep. Alan Lowenthal (D) @RepLowenthal

HAPPENING NOW: At a press conference at @uacrisis in #Ukraine. http://t.co/1vGDevC71j

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Tom Reed (R) @TomReedCongress

On my way to @ithacacollege to discuss the cost of college and the levels of indebtedness our nation’s graduates are facing #NY23

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