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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Ben Sasse (R) @Sasse4Senate

"I generation must defend freedom and passing it on to our kids. I look forward to talking to you about tonight." #NESEN

Rep. Champ Edmunds (R) @champedmunds

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Governor Nathan Deal (R) @GovernorDeal

RT @jdashoff: @SecretaryFoxx How many of our nation's roads are smooth enough to roll a big block of cheese down them? #asktheWH #cheese

Rep. Walter Jones (R) @RepWalterJones

Obama has greatly abused executive orders & SOTU indicates it will only get worse. Good @newstimesonline editorial: http://t.co/blFh3RbwLD

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Governor Nathan Deal (R) @GovernorDeal

RT @GeorgiaGuard: GA NG has responded and cleared all Fulton/City of ATL and Cobb County school busses and evac stranded children

Quinn Campaign (D) @QuinnForIL

RT @Thresholdsctrs: .@GovernorQuinn touts progress: more than 2,100 new supportive housing units so persons with disabilities have more choices #ILSOTS

Sen. Patrick Leahy (D) @SenatorLeahy

Pleased the #FarmBill prevents deepest House cuts & keeps more legible families fed @HungerfreeVT

Anthony G. Brown (D) @BrownforMD

Click the LIKE button if you agree with President @Barack Obama & me that it's time to give Americans a raise!

Paul Broun (R) @RepPaulBrounMD

Tonight, I will bring Debbie Doolie, co-founder of the Atl Tea Party as my guest to the SOTU. Read her story here: http://t.co/4kAxcPxKcm

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Alison L. Grimes (D) @AlisonForKY

BIG NEWS: we're holding a campaign event in #Louisville on Feb. 6th. You're invited! RSVP now: http://t.co/yAUyXpStQL http://t.co/4CCHlaBt5O

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Rep Rick Crawford (R) @RepRickCrawford

Chairman Lucas had tirelessly worked to ensure we get a Farm Bill. I applaud his work and effort to get us to final passage. #FarmBill

Jody Hice (R) @jodyhice

Healthcare decisions must be controlled by patients and their doctors - not by government bureaucrats. #Obamacosts http://t.co/WlVIsmia8S

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Paul Broun (R) @RepPaulBrounMD

RT @RepJBridenstine: Not 1 mention of Benghazi. We won’t forget even as he tries to forget his mistakes that failed to prevent the deaths of 4 Americans. #SOTU

Rep. Todd Young (R) @RepToddYoung

Bypassing Congress is not an effective way of securing the future of Medicare and Social Security, or balancing the federal budget #SOTU

Kenny Marchant (R) @MarchantforTX24

Thank you to Sergeant First Class Cory Remsburg and all of our heroes in uniform. #SOTU

Paul Broun (R) @RepPaulBrounMD

RT @SenTedCruz: I'm looking forward to hearing @SenMikeLee's #TeaParty response to the #SOTU! Are you? Watch @ 9pm CT here: http://t.co/KR1qOKPU39 #tcot

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Rep. Joe Garcia (D) @RepJoeGarcia

RT @LILI13ACH: MDYDs are fired up for #SOTU and support mayra & @RepJoeGarcia in their district!

Paul Tonko (D) @RepPaulTonko

@katiedreamsbig 7m "Do away with work policies that belong in a Mad Men episode." #SOTU #FairWages

Paul Tonko (D) @RepPaulTonko

"Do away with work policies that belong in a Mad Men episode." Thanks Obama. But really lol #SOTU #FairWages #fairpay

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