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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Bruce Braley (D) @BruceBraley

Mile 515 - looking at my 2nd grade photo in the BGM Echo with Gordon & Johanna Anderson at Hardee's in Osage. #20in30 http://t.co/MyUZMncC

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

There is no fee for @FEMA or U.S. Small Business Administration (handle?) property damage inspections. #SmallBiz #Recovery #Sandy

Dan Lamb (D) @Dan_Lamb

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This race is a referendum on whether a middle class guy can get elected to Congress. Remember to vote on... http://t.co/OdfOTNEJ

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Click here for more cold weather tips from the NYS Dept. of Health http://t.co/AwAdurJH #Sandy #Safety

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Manan Trivedi (D) @MananTrivedi

Just got our field report for the day. Over 20k doors knocked and 33.5k phone calls. #GOTV @padems #pa06

Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

When using a fireplace, make sure it is properly vented and that the chimney is cleaned periodically.

Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Governor Announces Additional Federal Aid for Counties Affected by Hurricane Sandy | Governor Andrew M. Cuomo http://t.co/qImoXZnH

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Cynthia Dill (D) @dillesquire

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Great debate tonight in Lewiston. Thanks to the sponsors, my opponents and

PatKreitlow (D) @PatKreitlow

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Thank you Senator Franken for crossing the river and supporting the our GOTV. http://t.co/vhAKGzsK

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Governor Cuomo Announces Deployment of Temporary Fuel Trucks Throughout the Region http://t.co/w9azV2wN

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Charlie (R) @CharlieBassNH

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Charlie received the endorsement of Foster's Daily Democrat today. #nhpolitics: http://t.co/fdT9sqje

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

HAPPENING NOW Gov updates on #transit, Watch it live via @Livestream http://t.co/E9CCdmBR #Sandy #recovery

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

RT @arneduncan: In some of our most devastated communities, our immediate goal is not to get our schools back to normal, but to get them open. #Sandy

Heidi Heitkamp (D) @Heidi4ND

Our first stop today is in Ryan Taylor's hometown of Towner. See you bright and early @ the Ranch House @ 8am #bringithome #ndsen

Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Latest #NYS #outage update: 920,474 w/out #power, check http://t.co/DboGaFgd for the latest breakdown #accountability

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Underneath the E. River, @NYC_DOT wkers pumping h2o out of cranberry #subway tunnel via @MTAInsider #recover PIC: http://t.co/t6PAGJNy

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

TY @NYC_DOT for hard work pumping h2o out of #subway tunnels, check out 1st pics via @MTAInsider: http://t.co/1E1o0q9k

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Fischer for Senate (R) @DebFischer2012

Thanks to everyone for your generous donations today. You helped us surpass our goal! RT & share the good news! #NESen http://t.co/rCMjZaN3

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Robert Dold (R) @ROBERTDOLD

RT @MEsposito29: With @ROBERTDOLD and @KevinYoder on the first stop of our bus tour at Stevenson HS #IL10 #TEAMDOLD http://t.co/2ARBPhq8

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Frederica Wilson (D) @RepWilson

171,000 new jobs were added to our economy in October. This is a good sign that economy is moving in the right direction.

Elizabeth Esty (D) @Elizabeth_Esty

Had a great time visiting my friends at Heritage Village on Thursday! http://t.co/5fG2fTNh

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Fischer for Senate (R) @DebFischer2012

Thanks to everyone for your generous donations today. You helped us surpass our goal! RT & share the good news! #NESen http://t.co/zQ1guPuu

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David B Secor (D) @DavidSecor2012

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Willard(The RAT, not the rat)"Mitt" Romney is the BAIN of all working men and women.

Kay Bailey Hutchison (R) @kaybaileyhutch

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.@dcexaminer: Unemployment up 170,000 last month, unemployment rate higher today then when Obama took office http://t.co/M8yCUGdQ

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CongressmanBobTurner (R) @USRepBobTurner

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.@RedCross has a kitchen set up at 157 Rockaway Beach Blvd. #Rockaway #Queens #Sandy #Recovery

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James Lankford (R) @jameslankford

Early voting tomorrow at Potawatomi Co. Election Board 325 N. Broadway Ave. Shawnee‎, Fri. 8am-6pm, Sat. 8am-1pm, & Monday 8am-6pm.

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David Rivera (R) @RepRivera

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RT @lourdesubieta: “I didn’t have a chance to vote for @reprivera but if he was in my district, I’d vote for him over Joe Garcia any day of the week,” Jeb Bush

Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

@sethlasser #MTA has multiple pumps running in the tunnel, but there's more than 80M gallons, will keep you posted

Karen Harrington (R) @Karen4Congress

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@jadash12 DM me with your identity, otherwise I will assume you are a DWS troll infiltrating @Karen4Congress twitter feed.

Senator Roger Wicker (R) @SenatorWicker

Benghazi: Was there a man dismay'd? Not tho' the soldier knew Someone had blundered: There's not to make reply, There's not to reason why.

Karen Harrington (R) @Karen4Congress

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@jadash12 ????????

RichardHanna (R) @Hanna4Congress

Richard meets with friends & supporters at Hart's Hill Inn in Whitesboro. #NY22 #TeamHanna http://t.co/IJrRKJpA

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Senator Scott Howell (D) @VoteScottHowell

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RT @peterson_john: The same mindless voting that puts @OrinnHatch back to D.C. will keep Hussain Obama in the W.H....

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Michele Bachmann (R) @TeamBachmann

Then, use your money on health care within out paying taxes on it. #MN06Debate http://t.co/gA8PjuKY

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Edolphus Towns (D) @EdTowns

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RT @SocWorkCaucus: Hey guys! Come on out to the briefing (Wed, Nov. 7th) next week hosted by @SocWorkCaucus and @NASW http://t.co/PzeBcKtR

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Inhofe Press Office (R) @InhofePress

RT @suzyji: Want to know how climate silence started? By me http://t.co/yNMdiYWh #eg

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Jonathan Paton (R) @JonathanPaton

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Just another day from her shameful campaign! RT @Scarpinato: @Ann_Kirkpatrick caught in another lie: http://t.co/EIFrrRjw Shocking! #AZ01

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