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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Mary Landrieu (D) @MaryLandrieu

Howard Dashiell was the first African American to register to vote in 1947. Proud to have his vote! http://t.co/W1lMzCTo05

Bill Johnson (R) @RepBillJohnson

"This is not about politics...it's about protecting the American people" #Ebola http://t.co/Q14Ma47BFE

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Steve Beshear (D) @GovSteveBeshear

In Salyersville, announcing the start of construction for long-awaited .@MtnParkway expansion #SOAR #MtnParkway http://t.co/sM3hfqC0Kg

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Ed Royce (R) @RepEdRoyce

Joining @CNN's @wolfblitzer to discuss the latest on #Ebola containment and my urging for a West Africa visa ban. Tune in.

A. D. Hardwick (R) @RealTruePatriot

Why do liberals always dispute the facts presented to them without anything to back up what they are saying. I guess that's #LiberalLogic

John Sarbanes (D) @JohnSarbanes

I'm just 70 grassroots donors away from my midnight goal! If you haven't made your doantion yet click here: http://t.co/PJ03yF3R9I

Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D) @RepCardenas

Stand against bullying! Wear purple and make your profile pic purple for #spiritday 10/16 at http://t.co/ciksh79hub #LGBT

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Sherrod Brown (D) @SenSherrodBrown

Stand against bullying! Wear purple and make your profile pic purple for #spiritday 10/16 at http://t.co/Ko57KyucYc #LGBT

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April Freeman (D) @April4Congress

RT @AlisonForKY: .@HillaryClinton: "You don't want to wake up the day after the election & wish you had done more!" Volunteer → http://t.co/0fUuZHkN3q #KYSen

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

Before Common Core, you had to get dumb all by your yourself.

Capito for WV (R) @CapitoforWV

Media outlets are calling @NatalieforWV 's bluff on being a good steward of WV's tax $ http://t.co/6CrnmkWxzP #wvsen http://t.co/yI6mPFvpsj

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Gabriel Rothblatt (D) @gabeisgreat

2014 FL8 Congressional debate beginning now on WEFS! #Real Solutions or more poll

Senator Mazie Hirono (D) @maziehirono

Remember: @MedicareGov will NEVER call you asking for personal info. To report fraud call 1-800-MEDICARE or visit http://t.co/uKZD4qMTmr

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Rick Weiland (D) @People4Weiland

The middle class isn't getting ahead in South Dakota because big money isn't letting them get ahead. That's why I'm running. #sdsen

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Bill Foster (D) @RepBillFoster

I'm sharing my favorite book, Albert Einstein's The Meaning of Relativity, with Indian Prairie Library @ipplinfo http://t.co/KOhjoJfzwN

Gov. Robert Bentley (R) @GovernorBentley

Happy Birthday to Alabama's Lt. Governor Kay Ivey! @LtGovIvey http://t.co/dXCvWwhV6W

Gabriel Rothblatt (D) @gabeisgreat

Tonight from 7-8 p.m. on WEFS-TV, I challenge Bill Posey on the issues that matter in a head-to-head debate. Tune... http://t.co/FUHS7TQcu3

Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Proud to welcome US DOT Secretary Anthony Foxx to STL as we dedicate Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge #6 forever http://t.co/WrUekVhLqV

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Proud to swear in my 2014 Congressional Youth Cabinet with STL County Exec @CharleyDooley #youngleaders http://t.co/jHvzWoRCL6

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Awesome mtg with my great friends at @APWU, proud to have your support for my 2014 re-elect #universalservice http://t.co/VmMzPiQDPC

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Proud to swear in the 2013 class of my First District Congressional Youth Cabinet, these kids are amazing! http://t.co/1nU0rcroyB

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Honored to heat up awesome Missouri Dems #jj2013 in downtown STL. Asking GOP #whatthehelliswrongwiththem http://t.co/Fee7ujPHGW

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Honored to speak at today's inauguration for Mayor Slay and Comptroller Green at STL City Hall. @partnersforprogress http://t.co/mQqlhGYd59

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Thanks to Dr. Peter Raven and Dr. Peter Wyse Jackson for a wonderful Earth Day Tour at the Missouri Botanical Garden http://t.co/Wj3diMRHSc

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Congrats to Madeline Green of Parkway North, 1st place winner of my Congressional Art Competition@verytalented http://t.co/XBxpiVHSGQ

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Honored to deliver commencement to Metro HS Class of 2013, #1 in Missouri, among best in USA@futureleaders http://t.co/x8uGlVSAZb

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Thousands here at my Career Fair 2013 at Harris-Stowe, today until 2:30pm. Over 100 companies, over 1000 jobs! http://t.co/SgAdkIv6ss

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

A great victory for a historic and resilient neighborhood, @cartercarburetorsuperfundcleanup http://t.co/vX0e6da4xV

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Celebrating Medicare's birthday with seniors who support healthcare as a human right for all#enrollamerica http://t.co/mCS4p2kkd4

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Congratulations to Pastor Michael Jones and FTMBC as we mark the 10th anniversary of Friendly Temple Village. http://t.co/2MB8qFGyRb

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

With my Dad and KMOV-TV anchor Robin Smith as we dedicated the Congressman William L. Clay, Sr. bridge #proudson http://t.co/suRhc7rgcH

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Let's bring jobs, commerce and economic opportunity to North St. Louis. #jobs#newbeginning http://t.co/YtGza7lfhy

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Honored to endorse my good friend and partner, St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley #leadership http://t.co/I9BJ5s80he

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Great turnout for STL County Councilwoman Hazel Erby's town hall in North County. Good to be home! #communityleaders http://t.co/c2OS4yTW3Q

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Great time speaking at the fantastic new @SLULAW in downtown STL today! #legalleaders http://t.co/DmLFsCimAd

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Great meeting with bright young members of @YPAC http://t.co/DJg0Up9UWi

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Spoke earlier today to oppose the #shamGOPselectcommittee on Benghazi. Wrong to politicize this tragedy. http://t.co/wErVerF8dQ

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Awesome visit at @Wydownmiddle in Clayton, bright kids "educating" me about fighting hunger. #brightfutures http://t.co/fpYNhKEedx

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Thanks to all my leadership circle supporters who made our event in STL such a huge success. Appreciate you! #2014 http://t.co/RuVzeoALUW

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Career Fair is rolling, over 100 companies, over 1000 jobs, open until 2:30PM at Harris-Stowe, free! http://t.co/7Dmfo2nq69

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

WATCH LIVE: Leaders Mark the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act today at 3pm http://t.co/HP3jZVAw30 #VRA4Today http://t.co/fbZdXatmmN

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Lacy Clay (D) @LacyClayMO1

Thanks to AG Eric Holder and team @USDOJ for fearlessly pursuing #Justice4MikeBrown http://t.co/OOaXFfLOze

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Jeff Merkley (D) @JeffMerkley

RT @saltandstraw: @JeffMerkley THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!!!!!! We were over the moon. Still on cloud nine. Thanks for support local businesses! #YouAreTheBest

Fred DuVal (D) @FredDuVal

.@DougDucey supports a lawsuit that could get rid of Medicaid and take away healthcare for nearly 200,000 Arizonans. http://t.co/14HTKddSV5

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MichelleLujanGrisham (D) @RepLujanGrisham

Congrats to ABQ’s Marble Brewery for its top-finishing beer @ World Beer Cup and its continued support for our community

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