Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

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Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Donations of $1 Million or more accounted for half of Super PAC money in 2011. - @TheFix, @WashingtonPost http://t.co/ntOvo9Oh

petestark (D) @petestark

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@Josh_Richman @USOlympic Our letter calls on USOC to implement a Make it in the USA policy. Ralph Lauren's Friday statement is non-binding.

Newt Gingrich (R) @newtgingrich

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I will be on leno wednesday night with Snooki! It should be an interesting evening! I hope she likes zoos and animals!

Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

.@darrellissa pic sums it up quite nicely - Wonka on Obama PIC: http://t.co/fX2zuWK5

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Rep. Chip Cravaack (R) @RepChipCravaack

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Plenty of well-paying #mining jobs in #mncd8. Let's keep it that way! http://t.co/twNwVaqW #minnesota #mngop #stribpol

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Janice Hahn (D) @Rep_JaniceHahn

I’m disappointed at today’s move to block transparency in our democratic process. http://t.co/1j97UcZu #DISCLOSE

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Rep. Jim McGovern (D) @RepMcGovern

Just announced my first ever Facebook cover-photo contest! See more details at http://t.co/HOJuhHRV #mapoli #p2

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Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

I uploaded a @YouTube video http://t.co/NSoahn64 06-20-12 The Daily Rundown - Rep. Sanchez on Obama's Immigra

Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

I uploaded a @YouTube video http://t.co/Qg4gME1f 06-19-12 Politics Nation - Rep. Sanchez on Obama's Immigrati

Eddie BerniceJohnson (D) @RepEBJ

GOP already voted repeatedly to cut Medicare benefits &raise health costs for seniors by $6,400/year.

Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @WaysandMeansGOP: New report shows refusing to #stopthetaxhike for small businesses and Americans will cost the US 700,000 jobs http://t.co/WuOHO2kd

Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

I'm at IAH Terminalink (Houston, TX) http://t.co/aT2bLIhF

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Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

I'm at CRP Gate 3 (Corpus Christi, TX) http://t.co/WlZdlIhJ

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Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

I'm at Seat 12A Continental Express to IAH (Corpus Christi, Texas) http://t.co/xHH6tdKM

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Senator Patty Murray (D) @PattyMurray

Voters deserve 2 know who's funding elections. Sen. Murray to speak on #Senate floor about #DISCLOSE @ 4:45PM ET. LIVE: http://t.co/cFdf7MwM

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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Watch me live right now at this link as I deliver welcoming remarks: http://t.co/nbpXTvSH

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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Watch my welcoming remarks at this link during the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Detroit Hearing this morning. http://t.co/QWujOLUQ

Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

RT @kellygrade6: @chakafattah Exactly!!!!! Birth record v Business record, which is more personal!?!?

Gwen Moore (D) @RepGwenMoore

RT @NTFVAWA: @RepGwenMoore calls on Congress to pass #VAWA, "Victims should not be forced to wait any longer" via @ThinkProgressFD http://t.co/j6onQ45c

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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Rep. Scott and I spoke with NABJ's Vickie Thomas in Detroit-- we discussed our bi-partisan bill that fights illiteracy. http://t.co/N6UTgcmC

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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And bought! RT @JohnnyArgent: @Raptor2u @Reform__Project @BuddyRoemer Roseanne & I say: "It's not broken; It's FIXED."

Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

I 'll be joining @barackobama on Saturday at Centerville HS. Looking forward to seeing many NoVA friends as we work to win #VA in Nov.

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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I was with @RepTimScott today on @WJRnewsdesk to talk about H.Res 721 and fighting illiteracy in our community. http://t.co/wH0MCSZ4

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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We introduced a bi-partisan resolution this week, H.Res. 721, that recognizes literacy as an urgent national priority. http://t.co/lYQ7Ef7t

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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My friend & colleague, Rep. Tim Scott, joined me this morning live on the radio in Detroit on the Frank Beckmann Show! http://t.co/7kmzdHjN

LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

Today is Grammy award winning clarinetist and Omaha native Richard Stoltzman's 70th birthday. Happy birthday... http://t.co/i1IaIBxR

Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

Great Cartoon... "See what Obama has done to this country" http://t.co/f9tVt23r

LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

I am glad that the US Olympic Committee is proud of Ralph Lauren being an iconic American figure. I just wish... http://t.co/BeCVsFdz

Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

RT @CRNC RT if You Stand w/ Majority of Americans Who Agree #Obamacare is a Tax #StopTheTaxHike #FullRepeal http://t.co/fGnRfOPG

Francisco Canseco (R) @RepCanseco

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I was honored to visit w/ Col. Welch and his fellow members of the 688th Information Operations Wing from Lackland AFB

JeffFortenberry (R) @JeffFortenberry

RT @sustainableag: Thanks @marciafudge and @JeffFortenberry for your work on access to credit via microloans for beginning farmers! #farmbill amdt #049 passes!

Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

GOP voted for the 33rd time to repeal #ACA. Repeal is bad for seniors, women, middles class families & biz http://t.co/hOrSkldU

Laura Richardson (D) @RepLRichardson

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In the 112th Congress, Republicans have wasted precious House Floor time by voting on the repeal of the Affordable... http://t.co/ZUsxyED6

Daniel Webster (R) @RepWebster

#Obamacare's #healthcare takeover replaces personal decisions w/ 13,000 new regulations. #Fullrepeal is a step towards patient-centered care

Tom Graves (R) @RepTomGraves

TUNE IN: I’ll be on America’s Radio News tomorrow @ 1:30pm to discuss the House vote to repeal #Obamacare. Listen live: http://t.co/55nhq5iq

Ed Markey (D) @MarkeyMemo

RT @NRDems: Check out our QR Code & follow @NRDems 4 updates on how committee Democrats are fighting you & our natural #resources http://t.co/x3YIARzD

Rep. James Lankford (R) @RepLankford

Interesting WSJ article about European socialism developing in the US http://t.co/vb82cFAO

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Honored to receive kind resolution from GA legislators Min. Leader Stacy Abrams and Rep. Petro Marin http://t.co/CD1Hwn4B

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Our gracious host Dr. Farah Khan in her beautiful home in Suwanee, GA. http://t.co/zpap9a3N

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Hanging out with Atlanta Lawyer Khurrum Baig, lead attorney on the Apple iPad discrimination case. http://t.co/AjNx2fFW

Todd Akin (R) @ToddAkin

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@eyokley worthwhile how? All @brunnerformo has is an article? http://t.co/7du58A46 #mosen

Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

RT @BBCWorld: Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez is suffering from #dementia, his brother says http://t.co/xqrv5IhD

Todd Akin (R) @ToddAkin

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@markforsenate Are you still bothering people? lol Just cause something doesn't pass doesn't mean it's @ToddAkin's fault. @jonathan_carman

Ben Nelson (D) @SenBenNelson

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@kerreybob

Cong. Tim Huelskamp (R) @CongHuelskamp

I uploaded a @YouTube video http://t.co/s6TXuwDg The Economy Has Collapsed

Rep. Joe Walsh (R) @WalshFreedom

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TUNE IN: I will be on @CNBC at approx. 10:20 CST to discuss the dismal June #jobs numbers. #IL08

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