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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Jim Inhofe (R) @jiminhofe

RETWEET to help me spread the message only 2 HOURS LEFT to vote! http://t.co/ArNUVPivM4

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Jim Inhofe (R) @jiminhofe

If you haven’t voted yet get in your car right now and head to the polls. Polls close at 7:00pm. http://t.co/IFsv8yhJ3h

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Jim Inhofe (R) @jiminhofe

Thank you everyone who went out to the polls today. We stood strong and did everything we could to protect our conservative values. -Jim

Jim Inhofe (R) @jiminhofe

Thank you for the outpouring of support. I couldn't have done it without each and every one of you. http://t.co/6hzACELLHn

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Hakeem Jeffries (D) @RepJeffries

RT @DJSamSneaker: Diddy put hands on that boy ... And he Ain't go 0-100 ... That boy left. �

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

Ash Carter has a big, international clean up job ahead of him as Sec of the DoD. --> http://t.co/b5BnEHed0L

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Ander Crenshaw (R) @AnderCrenshaw

@cathymcmorrisrodgers@petesesssions Great teamwork moving #ABLE Act through House! Hopeful for Sen. passage this week.http://t.co/tC9c2dZDd5

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

RT @tsspangler: Mike Rogers' departure could fracture intelligence panel http://t.co/ATenAKEZgW via @freep

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Terry McAuliffe (D) @GovernorVA

I think the refs really killed this games momentum w/ call against Jequan Lewis - could have cut the lead to 4 at that point. #LetsGoVCU

John Kasich (R) @JohnKasich

My statement on the passing of my friend, former @OhioGOP Chairman Bob Bennett. http://t.co/HVyOvMc0wk

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Senator Jon Tester (D) @SenatorTester

RT @EmilieRSaunders: Apparently the #mtleg is banning khakis, leggings (!), tennis shoes, open toe shoes, short skirts, and fleece! What a crock!

Senator Jon Tester (D) @SenatorTester

RT @IPTLords: @EmilieRSaunders What is considered short for skirts? Is this going to be like my jr high principal coming around with the fingertip test?

Senator Jon Tester (D) @SenatorTester

RT @EmilieRSaunders: @KathrynHaake You'll be asked to leave the floor, and potentially given passive-aggressive notes as I was.

Senator Jon Tester (D) @SenatorTester

RT @EmilieRSaunders: "Women should be sensitive to skirt lengths and necklines." #mtleg

Senator Jon Tester (D) @SenatorTester

RT @EmilieRSaunders: Shouldn't men be "sensitive" to tight pants and ugly ties? #mtleg

Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

@CDAlumni / On Monday President Obama will be sent this bill to await his signature . http://t.co/ispoQlVmQy

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

@NBATV @Sixers We deserved ! Great roll out today . http://t.co/xn8zqyZVwX

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Rep Robert Pittenger (R) @reppittenger

What I've heard about our new Secretary of Defense, Ashton Carter, has been good. http://t.co/8od3loYd4k

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