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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Rep. Barbara Lee (D) @RepBarbaraLee

Important victory in the fight for inequality -- pleased court struck down Prop 8 in California. #humanrights

Mark Kirk (R) @SenatorKirk

UPDATE - "The swelling in Sen. Kirk's brain has subsided....This is an important milestone in his recovery" http://t.co/KqIgoT5k [staff]

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Today, I spoke on the House Floor in recognition of the three years it's been since the tragic crash of Colgan Air... http://t.co/jgoku9gP

Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

RT @replouiegohmert: Florence Green, the last known combat vet of #WW1 has passed. May we always remember these brave heroes. http://t.co/3yJvOUBA #History

Louie Gohmert (R) @replouiegohmert

Florence Green, the last known combat vet of #WW1 has passed. May we always remember these brave heroes. http://t.co/3yJvOUBA #History

Ben Quayle (R) @benquayle

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I’ll be live on Fox Business with Eric Bolling at 1120AM MST/ 120 PM EST. Be sure to tune in

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @democracynow: Reversing his stance that #SuperPACs are a "threat to our democracy," Obama asks wealthy to donate http://t.co/aewHewBy #2012 election

Office of Sen. Hagan (D) @SenatorHagan

Just met with great group of #NC Deltas in my office. Loved seeing all the red! @DSTinc1913

Bill Owens (D) @BillOwensNY

The Onion gets another Congressman -- John Fleming links to Onion story on Facebook http://t.co/Ultm1uY2 via @POLITICO

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@rickhasen Dems want limits. Reps want disclosure. Thanks to the #SuperPAC we have neither (aside from voluntary participation).

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Today, I visited Zuber Farms, where I pledged to fight against burdensome regulations for our farmers and fight... http://t.co/GSdC2pGf

Senator Pat Toomey (R) @SenToomey

RT @gopipac: . @SenToomey RT please! Student leaders at UPenn show support for U.S.-Israel relationship http://t.co/nGGl8m22

Sen. Tom Coburn M.D. (R) @TomCoburn

Financial audit shows cont'd waste, fraud at HHS. Ex) $866 million unaccounted for.@RepBoustany & I request explanation:http://t.co/pXtGnHhH

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

Check out my feature in @thehilltweets newspaper today as the "Member of the Week!" http://t.co/2WELr9Pf

Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

My office staff will be traveling to the district this month to hear your concerns & offer help, chk out skd here: http://t.co/yvPJZzmw

Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

My office staff will be traveling to the district this month to hear your concerns & offer help, chk out skd here: http://t.co/nTsm4DLv

Mike Ross (D) @RepMikeRoss

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As we celebrate Black History Month, let us pay tribute to the extraordinary contributions of past generations of... http://t.co/QKX3zjss

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @adriantmiller: @BuddyRoemer Governor, everything @MittRomney says and does is genuine and sincere (at the time). #BuddyChat

Rep. Robert Hurt (R) @RepRobertHurt

Thanks to Greg at WWDW, Nick at WHLF, Joe @WCHVNEWS, Bill @mvillemedia, and Rick 7 Jane @1070WINA for having me on your shows this AM. #VA5

Russ Carnahan (D) @RepCarnahan

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NFL players got nuthin' on me. Just signed my first publishing contract. Salon is actually paying me for a story. Going to the Superbowl!

Rep. Paul Gosar, DDS (R) @RepGosar

Last wk Az. Republic ran a column accusing me & @darrylissa of being on a #FastandFurious "Witch hunt" See my response http://t.co/EB0NUTBV

Frank Pallone (D) @FrankPallone

Overall good first half for @Giants. Looking forward to a strong second half for @Giants offience.

Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

Sangre boricua en acción en el #SuperBowl - Cruz vs Hernández!

Rep. Xavier Becerra (D) @RepBecerra

Thanks @DavidGregory -- the @meetthepress political roundtable was a great way to kick off my #SuperBowl Sunday!

Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

RT @AceroPrecision: Congressman Chaka Fattah, the leading Democratic appropriator for the National Science Foundation, announces five... http://t.co/9mUGdmnK

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Goodnight, all. Tomorrow is a new day.

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Okay, kids. Old guy question. What is a fubar? Saw it in a tweet and can't figure it out.

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Ahhhhhhh, yes. NOW I see. How do you blush on twitter?

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@michaelbd You have to admit that Herman Cain made the debates a lot more entertaining. #pokemonblitz

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Fashion pandering? “@EricKleefeld: On CNN, Rick Santorum wearing a bolo tie in Colorado.”

Rep. Chip Cravaack (R) @RepChipCravaack

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Giving an interview at WDIO regarding the 148th Fighter Wing becoming active. http://t.co/wegv7ME3

Ben Quayle (R) @benquayle

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Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

Video of Gerry about talking today’s impressive jobs #s, fed pay freeze, & NoVa economy w/ @News8NewsTalk http://t.co/02S7cSdC -Staff

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @GottaLaff: @BuddyRoemer That's because you treat us with respect, and you reciprocate

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @Tom1247: And we have one of the best people on @Twitter to follow. Thank you, Governor. RT @BuddyRoemer: I have the best tweeps. #seriously

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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See what I mean!

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Up next on The War Room with Jennifer Granholm...

Rep. Chip Cravaack (R) @RepChipCravaack

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Great news for the "Bulldogs"! http://t.co/ZRq2bVXQ

Sen. Tom Coburn M.D. (R) @TomCoburn

Details about my Town Hall meeting tomorrow @4pm in Edmond here: http://t.co/PIdF6BA3. I hope to see you there!

Pat Roberts (R) @SenPatRoberts

My most recent e-newsletter was sent this afternoon. Check it out and sign up to receive them at the link below: http://t.co/DzNdAECz

Rep. Pete Visclosky (D) @RepVisclosky

Pete talks to @mynameischris of @ValpoLife about communication, cooperation and regional development in #NWI: http://t.co/c3WDw5sq

Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

Video of Gerry talking about today’s impressive jobs #s, fed pay freeze, & NoVa economy w/ @News8NewsTalk http://t.co/FYdkGTrj - Staff

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