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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Jay Bonner (R) @JayBonner_us

I have a dream that one day we will elect our congressmen not by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.

Darrell Issa (R) @DarrellIssa

I'll be on @NBCNightlyNews tonight discussing the latest in the Secret Service investigation. Check your local listings for program time.

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Mike Obermueller (D) @Obermueller2014

RT @slacko218: NEA and two other education organizations endorsed @Obermueller2014 over @repjohnkline for this election. #FlipADistrict

David Ige (D) @DavidIge2014

#sunrise at Ala Moana. Hardly a breeze in sight. Gonna be a warm one. http://t.co/JJqDw0IdaK

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Bernie Sanders (I) @FriendsOfBernie

Bernie addresses income & wealth inequality on @MSNBC Morning Joe earlier today - http://t.co/Uk4e25hEQA

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Bernie Sanders (I) @FriendsOfBernie

Bernie addresses income & wealth inequality on Morning Joe earlier today - http://t.co/Uk4e25hEQA

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Bernie Sanders (I) @FriendsOfBernie

Watch it Now: Bernie on Morning Joe this morning http://t.co/Uk4e25hEQA

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Amanda Renteria (D) @AmandaRenteria

Rep David Valadao voted to cut ed, SS and Medicare. Let's see if he answers for this at our debate next week! #CA21 #VoteRenteria

George Brikho (R) @Brikho2014

http://t.co/EC7Rx7Gy6M Where are all those idiots who where for more funding of these terrorist. I cannot believe what we are witnessing.

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Larry Hogan (R) @Hogan4Governor

RT @fakebrianbasset: Remember this? 47 percent of Marylanders would like to leave the state - Baltimore Sun http://t.co/31h2ReI5V6 @Hogan4Governor #LowerTaxes

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David Ige (D) @DavidIge2014

Proud to be the first guest on @neenz first Think Tech show. @ The Plaza Club - Downtown Honolulu http://t.co/Ngts0C4RbY

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Lamar Smith (R) @LamarSmithTX21

Smith: Enforcing the Law Isn't Optional http://t.co/HtK0Ueogh5

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Chabot for Congress (R) @DrPaulChabot

Chabot holds press conference denouncing attack ads #CA31 https://t.co/Sx9B5zlSHL

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Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) @BobbyJindal

Today I held a meeting of Unified Command Group at the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness.

Beto O'Rourke (D) @BetoForCongress

El Paso, let's prove that everyday citizens can compete with specials interests in politics. Buy your ticket now. http://t.co/Wsyct1KZW6

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Chuck Hassebrook (D) @Vote4Chuck

RT @omahaPOA: The "prison gloves" are coming off in the race for NE Governor! http://t.co/Kc0SUFu3iK @Vote4Chuck @RickettsForGov http://t.co/X1Jic3pdU8

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