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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Dick Durbin (D) @DickDurbin

Chicago Sun-Times: Durbin To Senate: After Chicago shootings, try after on gun curbs http://t.co/ZWD8drlFaS #DurbinNews

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Susana Martinez (R) @Gov_Martinez

We’ve saw an increase of roughly $300 million in new revenue taken in throughout the state thanks to tourism. http://t.co/u1YKipCx5p

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

"All we can do is offer our prayers & the warm embrace of New Yorkers. The family of NY stands with Madison County." http://t.co/RX1gxJvNt1

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Cory Gardner (R) @CoryGardner

RT @runningstartDC: Our first male speaker in two days! "Brick walls were made to be blasted through." @CoryGardnerCO #YWPL2014 http://t.co/z3OQHyBsy3

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Dick Durbin (D) @DickDurbin

RT @lynnsweet: "Need to shut down" pipeline of guns flowing to Chicago, @dickdurbin on Senate floor now http://t.co/JslyCcECna

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Surveying storm damage from tornado that touched down in Madison County last night: http://t.co/KPER61TWf5

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TimHuelskamp (R) @TimHuelskamp

Congressman Tim Huelskamp endorsed for re-election by the National Rifle Association.... http://t.co/LXig1fJF22

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Larry Hogan (R) @Hogan4Governor

'Hogan: #HobbyLobby case a manufactured political issue in Md. governor's race' http://t.co/2FU59NprNE #mdpolitics

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Michael Wager (D) @MichaelWager14

This week on twitter: 36 new followers, 27 new unfollowers and followed 204 people via http://t.co/LiGv7wKy0b

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Carl Domino (R) @Carl_Domino

@DavidABergstein Who's missing? Patrick Murphy a no show for District 18 candidate forum July 7th #sayfie #FL18 http://t.co/yUkFxppfDn

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Governor Jay Inslee (D) @GovInslee

.@Interior + Land & Water Conservation Fund invests $900K in WA parks like Tacoma’s Point Defiance Park #parksforall http://t.co/lT9Fa0vhpT

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Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

RT @BBCWorld: #Indonesia presidential election: 190 million registered voters begin casting ballots http://t.co/scISwFKJUC http://t.co/LDMNpESocp

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Rep. Jim Renacci (R) @RepJimRenacci

Thanks for having me MT @MattDavis: Thanks @RepJimRenacci for coming to @CincyChamber to talk #taxreform, #regulations, transpo, & #hcr

Anthony G. Brown (D) @BrownforMD

RT @WhyOhio: I scored 3552 points on Flight Command in Wreck-it-Ralph iOSk

John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

UPDATE: ~4:30 PM PT/ 7:30 PM ET I will lead a discussion on House Floor on #Alzheimers. Watch: http://t.co/opSpJkKeZC http://t.co/a0Up2yGckx

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RepScottPerry (R) @RepScottPerry

Felt good to get back behind the controls of the skid-steer this weekend. http://t.co/PssBqQo9mD

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Rep. Andy Barr (R) @RepAndyBarr

RT @HuffPostPol: Grimes hits McConnell with misleading attack ad http://t.co/BumITmasAC

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Anthony G. Brown (D) @BrownforMD

Doug Gansler needs recommendations for restaurants in Prince George's County. RT to help him out. http://t.co/u575sufv1Y

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Anthony G. Brown (D) @BrownforMD

Responding to Gansler comments, Brown asks Facebook fans for favorite restaurants via @WashingtonPost http://t.co/JW03rokA5D

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Anthony G. Brown (D) @BrownforMD

Thanks for your support. RT @YoungDemsofMD #ydmCon14 Governor Straw Poll @DougGansler 12 - @heathermizeur 57 - @BrownforMD 62

Anthony G. Brown (D) @BrownforMD

In response to Gansler’s latest negative ad the #BrownUlman team released a tv spot on Gansler's policy priorities http://t.co/E9wDj958zk

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Anthony G. Brown (D) @BrownforMD

ICYMI: Poll gives Brown 2-1 lead over Gansler http://t.co/T12gXPrvXx via @baltimoresun #BetterMD

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Anthony G. Brown (D) @BrownforMD

Gansler Claim: Virginia has $1b surplus and Maryland has $1b deficit. Read the facts here: http://t.co/7f2JFD2QkS #mptdemdebate

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Rep. Dan Kildee (D) @RepDanKildee

RT @john_dingell: 88 years old today. Same birthday as @kevinbacon, @jeffreytambor, @TobyKeithMusic & @Raffi_RC. So I've got that going for me, which is nice.

Senator Roy Blunt (R) @RoyBlunt

RT @gslhonorflight: @RoyBlunt please follow us - @gslhonorflight your veteran constituents are in DC today. Please give them a shout out!

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

RT @GrantCardone: 1) Success requires work 2) Life/ biz ain’t fair 3) Universe doesn’t care if you succeed or fail - full show at http://t.co/ptuJfmfIzR

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Doug Ducey (R) @dougducey

Running. Bit behind.

Rodney Frelinghuysen (R) @USRepRodney

Please take a moment to read my recent op-ed in The Record regarding America's leadership in the world. http://t.co/NKhvdvH339

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Steny Hoyer (D) @WhipHoyer

The answer to today’s #MarylandMonday question “Which 4 Marylanders signed the Declaration of Independence?” is: http://t.co/2ZL4SzL2cZ

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Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

#SenateMustAct on over 40 House-passed #jobs bills that would increase put Americans back to work and increase economic growth.

Dina Titus (D) @repdinatitus

RT @KTNV: Thank YOU Elaine Dye for this #iC13 moment. More #4thofJuly pix >> http://t.co/AUcOZd0cNQ Share your best shots! http://t.co/2B8B2JjqbJ

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Bill Cassidy (R) @BillCassidy

Check out my new ad, "Exempt" - politicians should have to live under the laws they impose on Americans http://t.co/XkA5d3YvEs #LASEN

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Senator Jeff Merkley (D) @SenJeffMerkley

Compassion is a powerful force - when you open to it, it fuels your courage & informs your choices. http://t.co/Wj0skfVvkH

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Ann Wagner (R) @RepAnnWagner

The House have passed dozens of pro-growth jobs bills to get government out of the way and secure the American Dream. http://t.co/M8JTtgJA8p

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

This new law takes an important step toward bringing relief to patients living with extraordinary pain and illness: http://t.co/jsvaYrgkKX

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Dutch Ruppersberger (D) @Call_Me_Dutch

#TeamDutch's Justin met with @fpassociation from #MD02 today! Always great to welcome constituents to Capitol Hill. http://t.co/fxrWQMVRra

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Mark Meadows (R) @RepMarkMeadows

Rewarding bad behavior: Officials at VA hospitals currently under investigation received large bonuses. http://t.co/fxb8OjNad9 #vets #pjnet

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Sam Brownback (R) @govsambrownback

Thanks for following me @GOPteens; You are the future. #GOPTeens

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

@ShitBigPapaSays @ABCWorldNews, wouldn't have body count if only trained, sane, law-aiding had access. Folks didn't die from fist fights

Peter Vivaldi (R) @vivaldicongress

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RT @RWSurferGirl: .@vivaldicongress You have my support. Anyone but wife beater @AlanGrayson https://t.co/MsYmVTmzw9

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

.@pressrepublican on the “latest in a long line of initiatives from the Governor’s Office” to improve business in NY: http://t.co/q4t2EGgd8j

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Roy Cho (D) @RoyCho5

@Murph111Bay @BergenCLC @NJEA @occupybergen current form. At an event w my supporters which is why I couldn't response w/in 1 hour

Bill Johnson (R) @JohnsonLeads

Threw out the first pitch this morning at the Little League All Star Tournament in Chesapeake #baseball http://t.co/RDJePalqY3

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Robert Dold (R) @ROBERTDOLD

Visited Nielsen Enterprises in Lake Villa to discuss the need to grow jobs in #IL10. #DoldBusTour #GetOnTheBus http://t.co/Ji5xLHZiEG

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