Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

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Mike Ross (D) @RepMikeRoss

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I wanted to share my opinion of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and the Protect Intellectual Property Act (PIPA)... http://t.co/bEibiAUF

Jeff Denham (R) @RepJeffDenham

$400 million in government waste...http://bit.ly/yBmyXJ

Steny Hoyer (D) @WhipHoyer

RT @PentagonPresSec: #SecDef enjoying touring Pax Naval Air Station with Maryland Congressman Steny Hoyer. @whiphoyer

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

State of #AL is awarded $55 mil #CDBG for disaster recovery from #HUD to continue rebuilding after April's tornadoes. http://t.co/ckZy5l0o

Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

@ 5to Foro de la #Industria de la #Construcción- discutiendo los retos y oportunidades que enfrenta el desarrollo economico de #PuertoRico

Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

@ 5to Foro de la #Industria de la #Construccion- discutiendo los retos y oportunidades que enfrenta el desarrollo economico de #PuertoRico

Yvette D. Clarke (D) @YvetteClarke

I’m glad to that the House Judiciary Committee won't consider SOPA wider agreement exists on a solution. #SOPA #PIPA

Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

Reid announced this morning that vote on PIPA will be postponed this is a win for #OPEN internet supporters!

Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

Resolving PIPA Concerns First is ‘Right Decision,’ McConnell Says -http://1.usa.gov/yARIZp

U.S. Rep. Bob Latta (R) @boblatta

Tonight I was very privileged to attend the advanced screening of #RedTails about the #WWII #Tuskegee Airmen.

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@jjauthor Put in a good word for me. I've been excluded, even when I qualify.

Mazie Hirono (D) @maziehirono

@CivilBeat: @maziehirono and @RepHanabusa laud President Obama’s Tourism Announcement http://t.co/k15aA2dt

Jason Altmire (D) @jasonaltmire

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Had a great meeting tonight re: #SOPA. After speaking w/ industry experts all week, I will not oppose the legislation. http://t.co/ULdqHnlG

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Sneak preview of South Carolina primary? http://t.co/WuZvvjUq

Mazie Hirono (D) @maziehirono

President Obama understands visa reforms like the Visit USA Act will help us compete globally and attract more visitors http://t.co/bmZWskdE

Justin Amash (R) @repjustinamash

Here's the roll call for ordering the previous question (closing debate) on H Res 515, the rule defining the... http://t.co/euMJXV61

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@Askari4Cain I wouldn't question integrity of the endorsement if it wasn't 24 hours before his Stephen Colbert rally. http://t.co/77vusLQb

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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The Marlboro Man? #bettercainendorsements

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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If you’re a Kodak employee or retiree, please make sure to visit Kodak’s website or call 888-249-2721 to find out... http://t.co/otyVI7P1

Mazie Hirono (D) @maziehirono

1) DC-Mahalo to President Obama for bringing tourism and #visa_reform to the forefront http://t.co/C7v0fGWp

Rep. Robert Hurt (R) @RepRobertHurt

CYMI: Yesterday, Robert talked job creation with Jimmy Barrett @1140WRVA. Read excerpts here: http://t.co/XmJQzJp7 #VA5

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Online piracy must end, but I oppose SOPA & PIPA because they hinder our tech industry. See my full statement here: http://t.co/5yRZiJu4

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Today is a difficult day for the Kodak family. I want the employees to know that I stand with them through this... http://t.co/eITQcZnV

Rep. Paul Gosar, DDS (R) @RepGosar

A must read on DOI’s uranium ban by the WSJ http://t.co/cdiM45gZ

Senator Roy Blunt (R) @RoyBlunt

Had a good conversation at the Bethany Chamber of Commerce today abt the need to get federal spending under control http://t.co/OyKxwEi1

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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REMINDER: There are more ways to the White House than the GOP nomination. Stick with me, America. The election is a long ways away. #vrooom

Cong. Tim Huelskamp (R) @CongHuelskamp

I oppose both #SOPA + #PIPA http://t.co/aL7r7VLU A caller from Abilene #Kansas spoke w me on this issue during last night's teleph town hall

Rep. Anna G. Eshoo (D) @RepAnnaEshoo

RT @kitchengirl: Seriously? Anna Eshoo is speaking at the FB small business event today. Cool.

Cong. Tim Huelskamp (R) @CongHuelskamp

#SOPA + #PIPA both go overboard http://t.co/JD5HxcMP A caller from Abilene #KS spoke of her concerns during last night's telephone town hall

Rep. Dennis Cardoza (D) @RepCardoza

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Stephen Colbert is right on the money! Read more from my latest blog entry: http://t.co/aGUXX8qG

Rep. Dennis Cardoza (D) @RepCardoza

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Stephen Colbert is right on the money! Read more from my latest blog entry:http://t.co/hFpK8sEG

Newt 2012 Campaign (R) @Newt2012HQ

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Video: @GovernorPerry endorses @newtgingrich for president: http://t.co/xGzAYet5

The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

RT @Jen9400: @whitehouse #visitUS Port Jefferson, NY. Quaint little town on the North Shore of LI. Good food shopping views of the water & near beaches.

Mark Warner (D) @MarkWarner

RT @anitakumar01: Bipartisanship! Va Gov @bobmcdonnell and Sen @MarkWarner talk about new digital education program in Va schools

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

I posted 12 photos to my #Facebook album "Spruce Up at AG Gaston Boys & Girls Club" #MLK Service Project. Take a look! http://t.co/zrrmMnEV

The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

RT @NinahSamoana: #visitUS MIAMI: Sunny place,beautiful&nice ppl. A great football&basketball team. One of the best Universities! Miami! http://t.co/K7BNFsk0

Rob Portman (R) @senrobportman

Despite the 6 million jobs lost under POTUS, he has decided to pull the plug on Keystone XL Pipeline. Too many #jobs at stake Mr. President

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

Here is a video on the importance of #mentors in young girls' lives. Program is headed by @MichelleObama. Take a look! http://t.co/PRAU3czq

Mario Diaz- Balart (R) @MarioDB

State, Foreign Operations Subcommittee met with his Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan. Jordan is key to achiev... http://t.co/nnaV0O6O

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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While I believe that online piracy and copyright infringement are serious problems that must be addressed, I have... http://t.co/5yRZiJu4

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

Here is a video on the importance #mentors in the lives of young girls that is headed by @MichelleObama. Take a look! http://t.co/PRAU3czq

CathyMcMorrisRodgers (R) @cathymcmorris

@SpeakerBoehner: "Obama expedited approval of the Solyndra loan project, but won't approve a project that's been under review for 3+ years"

Congressmember Bass (D) @RepKarenBass

At lunch w/ @King_AbdullahII of Jordan where we're discussing bilateral relations between the U.S. and Jordan http://t.co/8UW53kic

Congressmember Bass (D) @RepKarenBass

Today, Im excited to visit @UN & meet SecGeneral Moon, @UNICEF, @UNAIDS etc. RT if you support great work of the UN. http://t.co/ZerDQRe2

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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Tune in at 7:35am to the First Shift w/ @tonytrupiano on 1310AM. I'm discussing last nights #MISOTS Address

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