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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Olson & Staff (R) @OlsonPressShop

No better choice than this team of Gov. Romney & Rep. Paul Ryan to tackle challenges America faces and put US back on a path to prosperity!

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

Ryan's an inspired choice cause he has plan 2 save our economy http://t.co/StTb77eX

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Virginia Foxx (R) @virginiafoxx

Until today w/ .@RepPaulRyan, a sitting Representative hadn't been tapped to join a Presidential ticket since 1984.

Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @virginiafoxx: It's not every day that the House's best & brightest .@RepPaulRyan is drafted to help lead America's comeback. Best of: http://t.co/bOTDIHQN

Virginia Foxx (R) @virginiafoxx

It's not every day that the House's best & brightest .@RepPaulRyan is drafted to help lead America's comeback. Best of: http://t.co/bOTDIHQN

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US Rep. Mike Turner (R) @RepMikeTurner

Congratulations to my colleague @RepPaulRyan. He is a serious pick.

Kenny Marchant (R) @RepKenMarchant

Congratulations to my friend and @WaysandMeansGOP colleague @PaulRyanVP on being selected as Gov. @MittRomney's VP. #AmericasComebackTeam

Randy Neugebauer (R) @RandyNeugebauer

Congratulations to my friend @PaulRyanVP on being selected as vice presidential candidate.

Chris Van Hollen (D) @ChrisVanHollen

w/ his picking @RepPaulRyan as vp, @MittRomney has doubled down on the failed econ policies that got us into this mess to begin with.

Chris Van Hollen (D) @ChrisVanHollen

.@MittRomney sent a clear msg to Independent voters this a.m.: "Take a hike."

Chris Van Hollen (D) @ChrisVanHollen

w/ his picking @RepPau;Ryan as vp, @MittRomney has doubled down on the failed econ policies that got us into this mess to begin with.

Jeb Hensarling (R) @RepHensarling

Could NOT be more thrilled with the @RepPaulRyan VP pick. Romney-Ryan 2012!! http://t.co/EB7LYwe8

Dean Heller (R) @DeanHeller

Thanks to @OppVillageLV for the tour of the Children’s Heart Center!

Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

"As we look ahead ....,leaders will be those who empower others. Bill Gates http://t.co/4c5koV7R

Frank R. Lautenberg (D) @FrankLautenberg

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Congratulationss to the #USWNT on their third straight #Olympic gold. #JerseyGirl @CarliLloyd with both goals for #TeamUSA today.

Steny Hoyer (D) @WhipHoyer

This day in 2010 reauth of COMPETES Act signed into law. I supported this #MakeItInAmerica bill, which expanded funding for STEM activities.

Marcia L. Fudge (D) @RepMarciaFudge

Ohio voters, remember you need a valid State or US Gov't issued Photo ID with your current address to vote in the 11/6 Election #VoteReady

LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

Study shows that thousands of new #Medicaid patients may have difficulty finding physicians who accept their insurance. http://t.co/TNhF0s52

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MicheleBachmann (R) @MicheleBachmann

RT @AFPfoundation: Does the debt pose a threat to the economy and economic growth? Find out LIVE: http://t.co/yGaEXoeM 12-12:45pm ET today

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Senator Pat Toomey (R) @SenToomey

Held a press conference in Bethlehem today highlighting job-crushing regulations against mom and pop cigar shops http://t.co/VZTygDIf

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

NASA LANDS ON THE MOON!!! - Watch video from NASA headquarters during the MARS landing. http://t.co/tT6eDa52 http://t.co/EEC1vpNP

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Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

RT @aosolutions: El comisionado residente, Pedro Pierluisi felicita a Javier Culson http://t.co/U47QosKA @pedropierluisi

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Richard Blumenthal (D) @SenBlumenthal

Happy Birthday @ChirsMurphyCT and I look forward to celebrating the next one together in the US #Senate. Enjoy!

Richard Blumenthal (D) @SenBlumenthal

Better if I spelled his name right! Happy BDay @ChrisMurphyCT & I look forward to celebrating the next one together in the #Senate. Enjoy!

Rep. Mary Bono Mack (R) @MaryBonoUSA

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Good show Michael Phelps. Well played! #TeamUSA

Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

Thanks @lajlaj! You are my 10,000th follower! I appreciate your support

Tom Graves (R) @RepTomGraves

Voted to #stopthetaxhike so families can keep more of what they earn & job creators get economic certainty. http://t.co/N2nJIEId

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Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

Palo Verde Republican Women's Club and Joe Meli at Chick fil a!! #azcd6 #azright http://t.co/1CLhSiA2

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

Farewell 2 our wonderfull FA + DC Cong office interns. Thx 4 helping us out this summer! Wish u all the best! http://t.co/KF5pNOfG

Carolyn B. Maloney (D) @CarolynBMaloney

New @BrookingsFP @TaxPolicyCenter study: @MittRomney plan would hike middle class taxes to pay for tax cuts 4 the rich. http://t.co/ueyAxEJp

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Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

When the media gives equal weight to climate skeptics, there is media bias against truth. #NoHoax http://t.co/5AFayOBm http://t.co/jjr98fwI

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Mike Quigley (D) @RepMikeQuigley

RT @jobsincongress: Fall Intern - Congressman Mike Quigley (D-IL) http://t.co/PwmTBROu #jobs

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John Shimkus (R) @RepShimkus

Visiting the Cross in Effongham. http://t.co/ZdAmjiQ0

Senator Harry Reid (D) @SenatorReid

Good luck, @jack_dalton RT @brianduggan Live Tweeting of the U.S. men's gymnastics team as they go for the gold medal http://t.co/zXwQ06AW

Nancy Pelosi (D) @NancyPelosi

Good move for both @lhfang and @thenation RT @KatrinaNation We welcome Lee Fang as investigative contributing reporter

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Charlie Gonzalez (D) @TX20CharlieG

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RT @SenatorDurbin: Read abt the #DreamAct students whose stories I’ve shared http://t.co/Jg7q7IsY #Dreamers pls send me yours&join them http://t.co/llf0y2NB

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Diane Black (R) @RepDianeBlack

@RepKevinYoder Yeah, Bill Lacey! Another native of Cookeville! @DoleInstitute

Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

RT @heraldleader: Watch Calipari and Pitino tonight on ESPNU http://t.co/iuRKd79R

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Rep. Tim Griffin (R) @RepTimGriffin

#ar2 MT @RepublicanStudy: MUST SEE TV: Rep. Mike Kelly's stirring speech on the cost of red tape earns standing ovation http://t.co/uyx16SPO

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Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

RT @heraldleader: Format set for vice presidential debate at Centre College http://t.co/TrONMFfr

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Rob Portman (R) @senrobportman

Last yrs budget deadlock was hrs away from cutting off govt services. Bill keeps govt running & allows Congress to make tough budget choices

Adam Schiff (D) @RepAdamSchiff

I am a co-sponsor of #AuditTheFed & wanted to update you that I just voted for the bill. Will bring #transparency in use of taxpayer dollars

Janice Hahn (D) @Rep_JaniceHahn

American seniors who fell into the prescription drug donut hold recieved $946 million in rebates in 2010

Eddie BerniceJohnson (D) @RepEBJ

crossed over 3000 facebook fans this week. Join in by #FF @RepEbj to all your Texas friends. Trying to reach 4000 by the end of the month

Eddie BerniceJohnson (D) @RepEBJ

Tune into this morning's Committee on Scenic, Space, & Technology Congressional hearing. The hearing this... http://t.co/LmT2GbRp

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