Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

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Frank R. Lautenberg (D) @FrankLautenberg

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Congrats to 8th graders Darah Bagby-Posser, Shelby Oueliette, and Holli Barber #BlackHistoryMonth art contest winners http://t.co/RMinEwqr

Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

Just attended & gave remarks Graduation of Montgomery County Literacy Network.Good Luck ,there GED will open up new opportunity.

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Must Read: Taking on the Dental Crisis: A Q&A With Bernie Sanders - @GregKaufmann: http://t.co/KqCGJMCS

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Sen. John Barrasso (R) @SenJohnBarrasso

Obama two-steps on #Keystone—Americans can’t afford Obama’s spoke & mirrors energy strategy http://t.co/9piLd7J3 #KLX4Jobs #PainAtThePump

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Chellie Pingree (D) @chelliepingree

My week on twitter: 12 retweets received, 1 new listings, 22 new followers, 29 mentions. Via: http://t.co/chbdCIYN

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Eddie B Johnson (D) @RepEBJ

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist from @exclusiveaccess http://t.co/XU2qJUhL NBA ALLSTAR 2012 Grand Closing

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Rep. Chip Cravaack (R) @RepChipCravaack

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President Obama wants to cut the most cost effective means of aviation security we have by one half. http://t.co/IHyIB39s

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Laura Richardson (D) @RepLRichardson

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My thoughts and prayers go out to Chardon High school & the surrounding community.

Jim Langevin (D) @jimlangevin

@johnmaeda "important discoveries don't just come from the sciences" but "from art and design too" http://t.co/vfvBbUM0 #stemtosteam @risd

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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

Visited Miami Jackson Senior High today to congratulate students + faculty on beng an "A" school! http://t.co/D40IV6U8

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

Checho this video out - I am congratulating Miami Jackson Senior High for being an "A" school: http://t.co/tRw9hVLK via @youtube

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Mike Ross (D) @RepMikeRoss

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This year, I will continue hosting a series of telephone town hall meetings to listen to you and to get your... http://t.co/HcjxEp4X

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Rep. Lynn Woolsey (D) @RepLynnWoolsey

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Was proud to participate in the @SmartTrain groundbreaking ceremony last week. http://t.co/9MPd836F

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Rep. Scott Rigell (R) @RepScottRigell

We are regulating ourselves out of prosperity! http://t.co/jm14csVO #4jobs #tcot

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Mike Lee (R) @SenMikeLee

Great op-ed by @senjohnthune today in @politico about Obama admin's failed energy policies. #KeystoneXL #gasprices

Rob Portman (R) @senrobportman

Joining my friends Lanigan & Malone, WMJI Cleveland around 8:10am to discuss a number of issues facing our country @magic1057

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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I enjoyed kicking off the Gospel & AIDS Concert in Detroit-- going on now. Please get HIV screened.

Sen. Robert Menendez (D) @SenatorMenendez

My Family-to-Family Health Info Resource Center Act provides necessary resources, services for fams with sick children. Let's extend it.

Frederica Wilson (D) @RepWilson

RT @BookTV: @ 12p ET @BookTV, a panel discusses history of African Americans who have served in Congress http://t.co/291qmXRK

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Charles Rangel (D) @cbrangel

Nelson Mandela was one of the greatest men whom I was honored to meet. I wish him a speedy and full recovery.

Rick Santorum (R) @RickSantorum

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Just spoke to Tony Raines the driver of the 26 car now known as the @RickSantorum car ruining at Daytona tomorrow.

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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This morning I spoke to students at the Youth Developement Commission Youth Employment Solutions (Y.E.S.) Career Expo http://t.co/iZ4KdwfS

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Chuck Fleischmann (R) @RepChuck

2day was a busy & productive. Hamilton Co Farm Bureau breakfast, Chuck on the Job @ Big Ed's Pizza, & Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce forum.

Todd Rokita (R) @ToddRokita

In a 2011 POTUS added 800k+ pages of regulations. http://t.co/okw5zB9a

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Mazie Hirono (D) @maziehirono

HI-Waffles @Like Like Drive Inn, my omage to my friend Justice Ed Nakamura & our breakfasts together http://t.co/b5crslz7

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Mazie Hirono (D) @maziehirono

HI-Hawaii's chefs of tomorrow share their kitchen secrets to ono cuisine @UHKapiolani Culinary Ka Ikina restaurant http://t.co/pV2kMrzg

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Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Great news about the new PepsiCo yogurt facility being built in Batavia. This will create 186 jobs and will... http://t.co/jW7irgh9

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Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

En breve estaré junto a Rubén Sánchez en el programa Rubén TV, canal 24....

Jared Polis (D) @jaredpolis

Obama makes progress cutting red-tape & bureacracy "telling every agency to slim its rule book" http://t.co/l3Joev5m

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Congressmember Bass (D) @RepKarenBass

Just finished visiting the LA Children's Court playground with @RepTomMarino and Judge Henry.

Congressmember Bass (D) @RepKarenBass

Just finished visiting the LA Children's Court playground with @RepTomMarino and Judge Henry.

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Representatives Higgins, Slaughter and I sent a letter to Speaker John Boehner urging him to bring H.R. 1351 to... http://t.co/5bGYSYYd

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Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Looking forward to cheering on Team USA in their sled hockey game against Canada today in Amherst. The fact that... http://t.co/E1wlIJcn

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Frank Pallone (D) @FrankPallone

Thanks to the Edison NJ-based developers of Zero Bully.Their software helps schools become aware of & prevent bullying http://t.co/B3WoVFCW

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Michele Bachmann (R) @TeamBachmann

.@TimPawlety: "I'm excited to endorse my friend Michele Bachmann for a 4th term. She has always been a great fighter for Minnesota." #MNGOP

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Today, along with Senators Schumer & Gillibrand, I sent a letter to VA Secretary Shinseki urging him to keep the... http://t.co/8mt9BvaI

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Rep. Richard Hanna (R) @RepRichardHanna

I'm supporting a bill to prevent dramatic military spending cuts in 2013. Check out the details here: http://t.co/mKZ72bDE #NY24

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Rep. Richard Hanna (R) @RepRichardHanna

RELEASE: Hanna Supports Legislation to Prevent Defense Cuts http://t.co/mKZ72bDE #NY24

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Senator Mark Begich (D) @SenatorBegich

Good luck to the 24 teams racing in the World Championship Sled Dog Race that starts today in downtown Anchorage! http://t.co/C2KxlEkC...

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Jan Schakowsky (D) @janschakowsky

Amazed at the turnout for today's Speak Out for #BirthControl! Standing room only! #p2 Contraception is not... http://t.co/GTNO7UKe

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Jan Schakowsky (D) @janschakowsky

Today, I stood up and spoke out against attacks on women's access to birth control. No employer should decide for... http://t.co/vDWZVB4B

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Mike Ross (D) @RepMikeRoss

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Friday Open Forum: As you know, gas prices continue to skyrocket. Working families here in Arkansas cannot afford... http://t.co/ItmdOQ2i

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Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

RT @MinnesotaDFL: Join Rep. Ellison tmrw for voter suppression forum! MT @keithellison Thx League of Women Voters MN for great video. See http://t.co/vrJiO3A3

Dennis Kucinich (D) @Dennis_Kucinich

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RT @deancuttting: “Congress is full of replaceable parts, but Dennis Kucinich is not one of them. Dennis is unique.” -- Alan Grayson http://t.co/FLTiJJQJ

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

At Hwy 7 with @McLaughin_P @scottdibble, Rep. Frank Hornstein, & Tom Harmening to talk abt fixing MN's crumbling bridges

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Happening now: Brunch with Bernie on the @Thom_Hartmann show. Watch live here: http://t.co/bJ8GLqWq #Vt #Vermont

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Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Thanks to League of Women Voters MN for great video. See http://t.co/fsIiEvXi

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Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

HEADLINE: "Stock Market Does Much Worse Under Republicans" http://t.co/m85FIgL4 QUESTION: Does middle-class face same fate under Repubs? #p2

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Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Don’t forget to stop by my “Congress On Your Corner” this morning at the Lancaster Municipal Building at 5423... http://t.co/ukCBPzQg

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