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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Elizabeth Esty (D) @Elizabeth_Esty

Congresswoman-elect Elizabeth Esty http://t.co/yesI980I

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Jan Schakowsky (D) @janschakowsky

Please help support I Voted!, add a #Twibbon now! http://t.co/4Qap85JU

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Dr. Richard Carmona (D) @CarmonaForAZ

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RT @donnabrazile: Can Democrats still pick up a Senate seat in Arizona? That would leave Republican faces as deep red as the state of Arizona supposedly is!

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Ed Perlmutter (D) @Ed4Colorado

RT @eluning: Hasn't he promised that before? RT @APkristenwyatt: I couldn't see @Ed4Colorado cartwheel. He says he'll never do one again. #coleg

Ed Perlmutter (D) @Ed4Colorado

RT @LauraChapin: Still recovering from watching @Ed4Colorado leading the Electric Slide in the Sheraton ballroom last night. #copolitics

Congressman Joe Heck (R) @RepJoeHeck

Happy Birthday #USMC: fighting our countries battles "in the air, on land and sea" for 237 years! Semper Fidelis! http://t.co/FtaU1Heu #NV03

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Mark Kirk (R) @SenatorKirk

Iranian human rights activist reportedly tortured to death. Applaud UN reporter @ahmedshaheed willingness 2 investigate http://t.co/KkmhJ1RE

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Dick Muri (R) @DickMuri

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Neil Abercrombie (D) @neilabercrombie

Governor proclaiming John Henry Felix day & plaque presentation http://t.co/BiPT4gbn

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Tammy Baldwin (D) @tammybaldwin

ICYMI: more hindsight on Tammy's victory in the #WISen election via @HuffingtonPost – Three cheers for Tammy! http://t.co/i8A5QU9u

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Steve Womack (R) @womack4congress

Today I spoke at Tyson's 2012 Veterans Day Celebration. http://t.co/FQfpqcMq

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Senator Ben Cardin (D) @SenatorCardin

RT @OxfamAmerica: SEC denies oil/mining industry’s push to halt implementation of payment disclosure req's! #Transparency victory! http://t.co/PdnBUllY

Rep. Cory Gardner (R) @repcorygardner

RT @GroverNorquist: RT @RBReich: I'll be debating Grover Norquist about fiscal cliff on Piers Morgan Tonight, tonight.

Rep Tim Walberg (R) @RepWalberg

We need to address fiscal issues facing families and businesses now. http://t.co/6VmnbYLQ

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Team Mitch (R) @Team_Mitch

McConnell on Rep. Yarmuth: "If he'd like to try his luck in a U.S. Senate race we'll be happy to pay his filing fee...

Dr. Ami Bera (D) @BeraForCongress

RT @dailykos: Ami Bera with razor-thin lead in uncalled House race, headed for recount http://t.co/sxVxR8Xn

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Team Romney (R) @TeamRomney

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RT @MattLira: @tvuljaj @billmurphy @jwbritten @jaylow @patrick_kent @browntyler Is Anton in the Cool Room?

Karen Harrington (R) @Karen4Congress

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#VOTE Karen Harrington for Congress #FL23 Visit: http://t.co/eYZi9CT7 {OR} http://t.co/puIDPMya To Help #FireDebbie http://t.co/bUAp7ehA

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Wendy Long (R) @WendyLongforNY

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RT @RedCross: We continue to publish real time emergency response vehicle locations here: http://t.co/IsixgOxl #Sandy

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Billy Long (R) @auctnr1

RT @SummitOne: Former CNN reporter says she was ordered 2 report fake stories, delete unfriendly stories adverse to Obama http://t.co/nl0e4D2u #MIpolitics

Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

RT @leewah: .@KyrstenSinema "would be a Member of Congress of whom @ASU can be proud." http://t.co/6kkwgKuu #AZ09

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

RT @leewah: .@KyrstenSinema "wants to move all of us forward, and @ASU will be a major partner in this endeavor": http://t.co/6kkwgKuu #AZ09

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

RT @roddmcleod: Phoenix's Jewish News endorses @kyrstensinema because she's the "perfect fit" for #AZ09 http://t.co/l47MCAgy

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

RT @roddmcleod: AZ Republic endorses Romney ... and @kyrstensinema They know she has the fire to represent AZ. http://t.co/x2bUFNQb

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Abel Maldonado (R) @abelmaldonado

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RT @Kbardella: BREAKING: @SLOTribune - ethics complaint filed by @CAGOP against @RepLoisCapps for financial relationship w/ staffer - http://t.co/iPGdOGWY

Rep. Mary Bono Mack (R) @MaryBonoUSA

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RT @RNCResearch: .@BarackObama FACT: Under Obama, avg cost of family health insurance increased by $3,065 to $15,745, a 24.2% increase http://t.co/fQgzR8xo

Team Romney (R) @TeamRomney

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RT @andreamsaul: In new CNN poll, Romney leads independents 59-35!! Topline appears tied, but sample is D +11 http://t.co/NDMlx9z1 #RomneyRyan2012

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Luis Fortuño (R) @luisfortuno51

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RT @pnp_pr: ¡Dile NO a la Colonia! http://t.co/9f04ZPLc #NoalaColonia #Estadidad #SalAVotar #SigamosAvanzando

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Virginia Foxx (R) @virginiafoxx

The Smiths spend way too much! http://t.co/O0WP5Z43

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Phil Bryant (R) @PhilBryantMS

...I've directed the MPA donation to The Salvation Army to be shared with the community. http://t.co/Eq7bGRXq

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Ron Barber (D) @RonBarberAZ

Do you have a plan to vote tomorrow? Here's some info on voting in S.AZ: http://t.co/uxJuT6gk #BarberGOTV #AZ02

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Brian Higgins (D) @RepBrianHiggins

Bflo gave nation cancer research & has strong future as natl leader in med research @BNMC @RoswellPark. @WKBW: http://t.co/WcfEGw1r #jobs

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Richard Mourdock (R) @richardmourdock

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Tomorrow is the big day! For 24 hours, change your Facebook profile pic to support the campaign http://t.co/o7UpgJBV #INSen

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Lois Frankel (D) @LoisFrankel

Our vols made 45k calls today-- helping us break 475k! Come in for an hour tomorrow and help us hit 1/2 a mil! http://t.co/yIDpqKR3 #FL22

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Abel Maldonado (R) @abelmaldonado

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Fmr. Vandenberg AFB Commander Stephen Lanning has an opinion piece everyone who is voting tomorrow should read - http://t.co/8EVIqw6s

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Abel Maldonado (R) @abelmaldonado

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what does Vandenberg AFB's former Commander think about @RepLoisCapps and Sequestration? http://t.co/8EVIqw6s

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Frank R. Lautenberg (D) @FrankLautenberg

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Limited #PATH service back tomorrow. 5am to 10pm. Open stops: Journal Sq, Grove St, Newport, 14th, 23rd & 33rd St. http://t.co/GE9zVXwu

Jason Plummer (R) @JasonPlummer

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Honored to have @SenatorKirk's support. His strength & resilience transcends politics & I'm humbled to have his backing http://t.co/6XNSzbzk

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Abel Maldonado (R) @abelmaldonado

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Capps Violated Congressional Ethics? the @SBIndpndnt reports: http://t.co/ziaJRpem

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Jason Plummer (R) @JasonPlummer

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The polls open in less than 12 hours. Make sure your voice is heard. Find your polling location here: http://t.co/Z0DouV4x #il12 #vote

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Jason Plummer (R) @JasonPlummer

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Polls are now open until 7 p.m. I would be honored to have your vote today! It's time to get IL-12 prosperous again! | http://t.co/lz4fHuW3

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Joe Walsh (R) @Rep_JoeWalsh

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TODAY IS THE DAY! Please make sure you vote - we have a country to save! To find your polling place, click here: http://t.co/RXVhwg9J #IL08

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Gary Peters (D) @Peters4Michigan

The polls are now open! Make sure to get out & cast a vote for @BarackObama! #Forward2012 Click for polling info: http://t.co/zTZdvWqP

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