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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Pete Sessions (R) @PeteSessions

RT @RepTomPrice: More American-made energy is critical for our economy & our national security. This week House #GOP will vote to stop the #waroncoal.

Rep. Tim Griffin (R) @RepTimGriffin

RT @TimGriffinAR2: Thank you! RT @ArkCRE: @TimGriffinAR2 Thanks for participating in the Real Estate Professionals lunch today. #CRE #Arkansas #leader

Rep. Joe Walsh (R) @WalshFreedom

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#FiscalCliff could result in "Largest tax increase on #SmallBiz in #American history" - I voted to #StopTheTaxHike http://t.co/hSAf1dsD

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Raul M. Grijalva (D) @RepRaulGrijalva

.@DFAaction looking for #progressive heroes and I'm proud to be in the running. Hope I've earned your support. http://t.co/6IiLSjRN #p2

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Raul M. Grijalva (D) @RepRaulGrijalva

.@DFAaction has a "vote for your #progressive heroes" campaign; I'm in the running. Hope I've earned your support. http://t.co/6IiLSjRN #p2

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Terry Branstad (R) @TerryBranstad

Have a question for Gov. Brnastad? Share it on Twitter using the #AskIAGov hash tag!

Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

Del Bob Marshall owes every NOVA family with kids with disabilities an abject apology. Utterly shameful http://t.co/T3ebxcbb

Luis Fortuño (R) @luisfortuno51

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Junto al liderato de Corozal, Naranjito y Comerío

Luis Fortuño (R) @luisfortuno51

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Extraordinarias las actividades de hoy. Gracias a nuestra gente del oeste. Lo pintaremos de azul nuevamente!! #SigamosAvanzando -LGF

Rep. Paul Gosar, DDS (R) @RepGosar

Today, I am celebrating Constitution Day with students in Cottonwood & Casa Grande #Arizona: http://t.co/uQQfXdGT #USA http://t.co/tg2dCfKu

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Senator Ben Cardin (D) @SenatorCardin

RT @WhipHoyer: Happy #Constitution Day! As we celebrate the 225th anniversary of its signing, remember your sacred right to #vote: http://t.co/xG4KlYfH

Gary R. Herbert (R) @GovHerbert

RT @UTPublicEd: The news release from #uen explaining what happened this week during a maintenance update of the statewide Canvas... http://t.co/1dMyjLaw

Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

RT @1360KKTX: Everything you need to know about today's Lago in the Morning, with Congressman Blake Farenthold and Bill Glass. http://t.co/CmvWd9mX

Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

RT @Pierluisi_2012: El amanecer en #Vieques - buenos días a todos! Ahora a tener un buen día de trabajo en la Isla Nena...

Jason Altmire (D) @jasonaltmire

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.Seminoles are the FL State Champs! “@chucktodd: @gatorcoachm You are a great example of Gator fans. GoCanes”

Jason Altmire (D) @jasonaltmire

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Not the worst. How about officials calls in '88 (ND) or '02 (OSU)? “@chucktodd: the single most annoying play in history of UM program."

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Rep. Pete Visclosky (D) @RepVisclosky

As we begin Hispanic Heritage Month, Pete celebrates the contributions Latinos have made to #nwi and the nation. http://t.co/inCzSdo1

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Rep. Barbara Lee (D) @RepBarbaraLee

11 years ago I spoke on the House Floor before taking my lone vote against the Authorization for Use of Military Force. http://t.co/LJ5IKxi3

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Rep. Robert J. Dold (R) @RepDold

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RT @Sierra_Club: 37,000 #jobs are at risk while @SpeakerBoehner refuses to act on the #wind production tax credit. RT & take action! http://t.co/vChV8bc2

Rep Phil Gingrey, MD (R) @RepPhilGingrey

I’m honored to receive the '11 Freedom Fighter Award from @FreedomWorks & @Max_Pappas for defending conservative values http://t.co/yfMlK04V

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LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

I will be speaking on the @HouseFloor in recognition of the outstanding work of Outlook #Nebraska. WATCH LIVE: http://t.co/vViAvwHO

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Senator Ben Cardin (D) @SenatorCardin

Congrats Mr. Palmer on receiving the Congressional Gold Medal, joining a prestigious group, http://t.co/6YDHKHNe http://t.co/PBw020do

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Gov. Gary Johnson (R) @GovGaryJohnson

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My statement, regarding the attack on the U.S. Consulate in #Libya. http://t.co/eRFUbEeq

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Frederica Wilson (D) @RepWilson

Your employer must allow you adequate time to vote on Election Day (Tuesday, Nov 6th). State-by-state info: http://t.co/b5jn6wat #VoteReady

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

RT @BuildTheBridge: Transportation hearings have begun in Westchester - @NYGovCuomo plan for the new Tappan Zee Bridge on the agenda.... http://t.co/nMuE0FFa

Governor Chafee (D) @LincolnChafee

Governor Chafee has ordered U.S. and state flags to half-staff from sunrise to sunset tomorrow 8/31 to honor the memory of Neil Armstrong

Luis Fortuño (R) @luisfortuno51

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Con mi grandioso partido!!!!!! @luisfortuno51 @pnp_pr http://t.co/rkE53pAu

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Rep. Gene Green (D) @RepGeneGreen

Proud to be a supporter of HoustonWorks and congratulate them on a $1.1 million grant from the Dept Of Labor http://t.co/X3dHGFyX

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Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

Watch One World Trade Center rise from the ground to mark the New York skyline as a symbol of American resilience http://t.co/SbiJR0fE

Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

Every seat filled as people wait for Bill Clinton.

Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

Bill Clinton is no politician- he is a great and brilliant teacher.

Jan Schakowsky (D) @janschakowsky

Today is 1st anniversary we can thank service members & President Obama for the death of Osama bin Laden, mastermind of the #Sept11 attacks

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Tom Rooney (R) @TomRooney

Got leftover pulled pork? Make carnitas burritos! http://t.co/HcdJGTZ3 #BBQ #recipe #howtogrill

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Rep Phil Gingrey, MD (R) @RepPhilGingrey

Well this day just turned around for me. WOOOHHOOOOOO

Darrell Issa (R) @DarrellIssa

Going to share some clips in preparation for @jasoninthehouse wednesday hearing on abuse at afghan prison. INFO: http://t.co/RiAIZiLE

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Adam Schiff (D) @RepAdamSchiff

RT @MontrosePatch: Patch exclusive: @RepAdamSchiff responds to President Barack Obama's #DNC speech http://t.co/ZaB3RaLY @patrickboland

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Gov. Jack Markell (D) @GovernorMarkell

Joined my friends earlier at the @thelatincenter to proclaim Hispanic Heritage Month in Delaware. http://t.co/98Ty8wau

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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

RT @ForeignAffGOP: Apparently is takes an act of Congress to convince the Administration that the Haqqani network is an extremist group http://t.co/GQYdQlgI

Steve Pearce (R) @RepStevePearce

Want to order a #US Flag? I can help. http://t.co/w3rBQr4L has information. #NM #NM02

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Blumenauer Media (D) @BlumenauerMedia

@sarahmirk I left a *slightly* less mysterious message on your VM. Hoping to let Blogtowners know about food cart "cash mob" tomorrow.

US Rep E.B.Johnson (D) @RepEBJ

I uploaded a @YouTube video http://t.co/u2uTmefM Support Middle Class Tax Cuts ! - A Mssage from Congresswoma

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Dr. Joe Heck (R) @Heck4Nevada

Great tour of The Range 702 on - elevating shooting sports to a whole new level while investing in the community and creating #jobs!

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