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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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

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RT @tyre64: Congradulations to @ErinforPA for what sounds like a clear win in her debate tonight.

Mike Rogers (MI-08) (R) @RepMikeRogers

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Tune in now as I join @megynkelly live in studio on #thekellyfile

Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

BETO: We have to have the correct balance security and liberty.

Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

BETO: CBP defines the US/MX border as 100 miles w/ in the US border.

Suzanne Bonamici (D) @RepBonamici

Disappointed the Senate did not vote to #RaisetheWage today. Increasing the minimim wage would lift millions out of poverty. #Timefor1010

Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

Great rendition of the start spangled banner by the Franklin High School choir. http://t.co/02nYDzXnMp

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Dr. Milton Wolf (R) @miltonwolfmd

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Kansas Board did not confirm Roberts' residency. Instead they simply threw out Kansas citizens' objections. https://t.co/VZ4TyUzdbp

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John Barge 2014 (R) @BargeforGA

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RT @VlanTrunk: “@GovernorDeal: Congrats,The @Patriots are lucky to have you as part of their team..” Stop corruption NO DEAL , VOTE @BargeforGA May 29th

Rep. Jim Costa (D) @RepJimCosta

RT @JoelBurns: Let's help kids instead of snark? $100k @weatherchannel to @GLSEN @TrevorProject? (Agree?Pls RT) I'll give $1000 https://t.co/TdQwGJy1pw

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U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan (D) @USRepRickNolan

Attn high school artists: one week left to submit your artwork to our 2014 Congressional Art Contest: http://t.co/ChHiORSN9s

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Rep Cedric Richmond (D) @RepRichmond

Social Media: Small businesses employ over 870K workers in Louisiana #SmallBusinessWeek

Neal Marchbanks (D) @NealMarchbanks

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A Congressman who serves District 19, not drinks on his yacht in the Potomac. #RetireRandy #MarchForward

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

@KateNocera Sorry, Kate, can u pls call me at 786 259 7544. Venezuela. I done have ur #. Ily Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

John Barge 2014 (R) @BargeforGA

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@jerreau Up in stone mountain?

Rep Robert Pittenger (R) @reppittenger

Preparing to join @IngrahamAngle live, 10:30 a.m., discuss #KilahsAct. Listen WEGO/980AM in CLT area, or online http://t.co/uULStRKxZM

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John Barge 2014 (R) @BargeforGA

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Students, please view the tweet pinned to the top of my page for a scholarship opportunity. We must invent in our kids. #EducationMatters

John Barge 2014 (R) @BargeforGA

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RT @jerreau: Girl my bad, I just can't help it

Bob Barr (R) @bobbarrcongress

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Adoptable #Georgia Dogs for 12 May, 2014 - http://t.co/x0di37e2LM #gapol #gagop #dogs

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RepKevinBrady (R) @RepKevinBrady

My amazing Mom raised 5 young kids on her own after Dad died. I hope I'm half the parent she is. #HappyMothersDay http://t.co/jNXjvw3DVd

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