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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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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Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@Aftermath8 subsidies to oil and ethanol producers through direct checks and tax loopholes and "incentives" amounts to $17 billion annually.

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@Aftermath8 Subsidies can come in the form of tax breaks and/or payouts.

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@Aftermath8 We need to end all energy subsidies.

Jason Altmire (D) @jasonaltmire

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RT @jdprose: @RepJasonAltmire animated more than I've ever seen him. Obviously angry at@critz4congress for petition challenge says it insults supporters.

Adam Schiff (D) @RepAdamSchiff

RT @pasadenasun: Pasadena students quiz Congressman Adam Schiff on recession, online piracy http://t.co/vkXgnBGQ

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Tom Graves (R) @RepTomGraves

Everyone in the 9th District, please tune in to @WDNN tonight at 7pm. I'll be Calvin Means' guest on "NewsMakers." @gagop @DaltonGeorgia

Rep. Tim Griffin (R) @RepTimGriffin

@arkansasonline: Griffin discusses opposition to VA center relocation choice http://t.co/nCTd2q7i #ar2

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Howard Berman (D) @RepHowardBerman

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RT @HSLegFund: Live in the #CA30 district? Want to help #animals? Support @rephowardberman http://t.co/RZ2Uwctc #votehumane

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Frederica Wilson (D) @RepWilson

RT @AARP: Our new Healthcare Law Guide simplifies and answers your Qs about the ACA http://t.co/VEWoJ116 #healthlaw101

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David Vitter (R) @DavidVitter

La. Technology Council & Operation Homefront La. have an event 3/8 to help w/ job placement for service members. Info: http://t.co/WMYeJh3F

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Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez providing opening remarks at the Job Hunters Boot Camp. http://t.co/1nnN2oBY

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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"A government, for protecting business qonly, is but a carcass, and soon falls by its own corruption and decay." A.B. Alcott #F29

Chellie Pingree (D) @chelliepingree

My week on twitter: 13 retweets received, 37 new followers, 50 mentions. Via: http://t.co/chbdCIYN

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Senator Pat Toomey (R) @SenToomey

Hazleton Casting Company demonstrated a metal pouring during my tour earlier today. http://t.co/N67rysj3

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Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT “@toddstarnes: I prefer a candidate who is man enough to fight his own battles -- instead of letting his SuperPAC do his dirty work.”

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Great turnout at my “Congress On Your Corner” at the Wheatfield Community Center this morning. We discussed a... http://t.co/wg3RshVt

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Dutch Ruppersberger (D) @Call_Me_Dutch

I was the only MDDem to support the payroll tax cut last week - it will help the most constituents TODAY. http://t.co/i5r3hUxS

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Rep. Lou Barletta (R) @RepLouBarletta

Rep. Barletta addresses the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce's Red Carpet Breakfast in Carbon County. #PA11 #NEPA http://t.co/cKrvliTA

Rep. Pete Visclosky (D) @RepVisclosky

On March 1, 2012 at 9AM EST, the FY 2012 COPS Hiring Grant program opens for applications. http://t.co/dyaJOJQ9

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Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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@CongressmanDan and I strategizing on best practices to increase Veterans services. http://t.co/r5EA30oh

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Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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@CongressmanDan & I are touring Detroit Veterans' Affairs Benefit Center to discuss veterans' benefits claims backlog http://t.co/m3666igh

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Mike Quigley (D) @RepMikeQuigley

ICYMI: Congress travel reforms can help avoid 2x reimbursements. If it happens w/ $1K it can happen w/ $1M http://t.co/b2BzlHFi

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Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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@CongressmanDan & I are working to ensure our Veterans' get the support that they need http://t.co/m3666igh

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Tom Graves (R) @RepTomGraves

Everyone in the 9th District, please tune in to @WDNN tonight at 7pm. I'll be Calvin Means guest on "NewsMakers." @gagop @DaltonGeorgia

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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@CongressmanDan and I strategizing on best practices to increase Veterans' services. http://t.co/r5EA30oh

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Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Today, I met with community and business leaders at the Cambria Town Hall to discuss the shovel-ready Cambria... http://t.co/e3uemIuH

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Rep. Pete Visclosky (D) @RepVisclosky

On March 1, 2012 at 9AM EST, the FY 2012 Cops Hiring Grant program opens for applications. http://t.co/dyaJOJQ9

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Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

Junto a los familiares de los #policías caídos en cumplimiento de deber @ Plaza Monumento al Policía @luisfortuno51 http://t.co/l9xAJYCt

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