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. Bill Huizenga (R) @RepHuizenga

@eliisaguirre not at all - the Senate needs to pass a budget - they haven't since 2009 - if they need to do their basic job

Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

Check out Obama's latest sequester offset plan: http://t.co/l5nvRDOR

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @StockmanSenate

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@Katherine_VA That's no fun.

Bishop for Congress (D) @Bishop4Congress

RT @GAFollowers: #ThisDayInGAHistory 79 years ago, Atlanta Braves great & homerun king, Henry "Hank" Aaron was born! #HappyBirthdayHank http://t.co/Zi61WyjM

Rep. Scott Rigell (R) @RepScottRigell

RT @delputnam: I almost never do things like this, but @RepScottRigell had a great "town hall" conference call with VA's 2nd district.

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

RT @TuckerCarlson: In case you're keeping score, BuzzFeed ran 30 stories on Romney and Big Bird, but just one on Sen. Menendez in the DR: http://t.co/d6nLf0h9

Governor Walker (R) @GovWalker

Transforming education is a top budget priority because every child deserves a great education. http://t.co/CfMYudpI

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Rick Crawford (R) @Crawford4Cong

May have been the best 2 minutes of national television where #God was mentioned the most in a long, long time. Thanks, @Dodge. #Godisgood

Bobby Scott (D) @BobbyScott4VA3

RT @MichaelKellyVA: Awful panel on @FaceTheNation abt NFL head injuries. Commish, 3 guys dependent on league for jobs. No doctors, widows, affected players.

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Ann Wagner (R) @RepAnnWagner

Great meeting with the team at the MO Credit Union Assoc at the First Community Credit Union in Chesterfield http://t.co/tpYhteAU

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Corrine Brown (D) @RepCorrineBrown

Check out my new photos on Flickr! http://t.co/0DkqWzo4

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Jeff Fortenberry (R) @JeffFortenberry

PHOTO: Sending off the #Nebraska National Guard Agricultural Development Team #4 to Afghanistan today.

Rep. Jim Matheson (D) @RepJimMatheson

Tune in now to watch Rep. Matheson on the floor at the @utahsenate. #utpol #utlet http://t.co/S7Poyg0u

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Eric Swalwell (D) @ericswalwell

Made 1st official @Livermore_Lab visit. I'll support their efforts in nat'l & energy security & grow partnerships w/ private industry. #ca15

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Talking to you about how we can prevent gun violence. Thursday at 5:30 in Minneapolis. http://t.co/pmTNKQzR http://t.co/rRvKSIpa

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Jeff Merkley (D) @JeffMerkley

I introduced the Medical Debt Responsibility Act to help families that needed medical care & now struggle w/ debt: http://t.co/XgQx5nUw

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Rep. George Holding (R) @RepHolding

The 40th anniversary of the tragic #RoevWade is a reminder that we must remain committed to protecting the right to life this Congress.

Rep. George Holding (R) @RepHolding

As a pro-life Member of Congress, I am committed to defending the right to life and commend the efforts of the #MarchforLifeRally today.

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinenCamp

WATCH: W/ @FoxNews discussing the impact of the impending #sequestration. We need the fighting military 2 b ever ready! http://t.co/8coGIALJ

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Mike Honda (D) @mikehonda17

The fastest way to lose body-fat in 2 weeks http://t.co/bi9ED90C

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Mike Honda (D) @mikehonda17

The fastest way to lose body-fat in 2 weeks http://t.co/2P2E5O6e

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Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

Join me in wishing a happy birthday to my good friend and classmate @Jim_Jordan. Hope you enjoy the day!

Ron Barber (D) @RonBarberAZ

Thank you, @KenOshki - Scottie Puppy Pinwheel - @Gawker http://t.co/QPCjlK3j

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Deval Patrick (D) @MassGovernor

RT @MassLtGov: It's Earned Income Tax Credit #EITC Awareness Day! This tax season, low-income working families check out http://t.co/CLBpQtYt for info #IRS

Jerry Moran (R) @JerryMoran

RT @FixAaron: Polls suggest Herman Cain would win Saxby's seat in a walk. Said he wouldn't primary Chambliss, but an open seat??

John Kline (R) @Kline4Congress

Looking fwd to my first telephone town hall meeting tonight in northern Dakota County with constituents new to the 2nd district. #KlineTTH

Eric Swalwell (D) @ericswalwell

Meeting w/ @rideact to support their efforts to make buses more energy efficient and accessible. #ca15 http://t.co/qOpjKJa6

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Senator Tim Kaine (D) @timkaine

RT @adamslily: At confirmation hearing, @timkaine asks Sen. Kerry about the role of the US in protecting human rights, especially religious freedom

Mike Quigley (D) @RepMikeQuigley

@Lincolnbark Do long walks around the Lake View area count? Duke, Scout & Atticus always seem happy with that!

Yvette D. Clarke (D) @YvetteClarke

I am proud to have been appointed to the #EthicsCommittee by Minority Leader #Pelosi. #Congress

Yvette D. Clarke (D) @YvetteClarke

I will work with my colleagues, Republicans and Democrats, to protect the integrity of #Congress.

Lynn Jenkins (R) @RepLynnJenkins

Most Americans agree if you don't do your job, you don't get paid—#nobudgetnopay. http://t.co/1mxPVeBm

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Eric Swalwell (D) @ericswalwell

I'm voting no on a 3-month extension to the debt ceiling. Student councils pass budgets longer than that. I ran for #Congress to #thinkBig

Eric Swalwell (D) @ericswalwell

Today I was elected as Ranking Member of the House @SciCmteDems Subcommittee for Energy, where I'll work to create new clean energy jobs.

Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R) @RepHartzler

I will be speaking on the House Floor shortly to thank Congresswoman Emerson for her many years of service. Tune in to #CSPAN

Luke Messer (R) @LukeMesserIN

Anybody else hate the "princess" Volkswagen you see around campus? #bsu

Luke Messer (R) @LukeMesserIN

I will defend our Second Amendment rights against the unwarranted attacks announced by our President today. http://t.co/JmGqHlkX

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Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

Desconocemos si es correcto q alguien d origenPRño es parte d la situación en Argelia.Mi oficina esta monitoreando y haciendo averiguaciones

ChuckGrassley (R) @ChuckGrassley

Seems like romney has president on defensive

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