Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

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Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Bernie on the @ColbertReport: http://t.co/GDfdKvMv "Citizens United is an attack on what American democracy is suppose to be about."

Rep. Anna G. Eshoo (D) @RepAnnaEshoo

RT @JIMWICh: Props to my Congressperson, Rep. Anna Eshoo ( @RepAnnaEshoo ) for fighting against SOPA! http://t.co/8YJO2N3v

Rep. Chip Cravaack (R) @RepChipCravaack

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The President’s decision to block the Keystone Pipeline is economically destructive & politically self-serving;... http://t.co/IyR08T5H

Mike Conaway (R) @ConawayTX11

USO will get an extra boost – I cannot think of a better place for this $ to go! http://t.co/mtuY463g #tx11 #tcot #txgop #GOP

Rep. Rick Berg (R) @RepRickBerg

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By rejecting #KXL pipeline, Pres. Obama has again put poltics ahead of American jobs: http://t.co/fT7aNijt

Rep. Doris Matsui (D) @DorisMatsui

Check out my the slideshow on my website - #SOPAblackout http://t.co/D5F0LFcP

Rep. Robert Hurt (R) @RepRobertHurt

ICYMI: Smith Mountain Eagle: Rep. Hurt addresses Bedford Chamber - Smith Mountain Eagle: Local News: http://t.co/wqoNMdbk #VA5

Senator Roy Blunt (R) @RoyBlunt

Glad I could stop by the Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship at @NWMOSTATE to talk to about job creation: http://t.co/3VicIu7o

Tim Holden (D) @RepTimHolden

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RT @DentPressShop: Stop Online Piracy Act denounced by local congressmen | http://t.co/HEKePzHI http://t.co/uHHgrbLm

Rep. Joe Courtney (D) @RepJoeCourtney

Thank you again to the thousands who’ve contacted me about SOPA. My full statement why I oppose this bill: http://t.co/g5rW24Kf

Allen West (R) @AllenWest

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President is ridiculously irresposible in denying Keystone Project, my statement here: http://t.co/Zo5510Rg

Allen West (R) @AllenWest

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I oppose #SOPA - Stop Online Piracy Act- it gives Gov't too much power over internet free speech. Sorry Mr. President, this is a democracy.

Allen West (R) @AllenWest

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President is ridiculously irresposible in denying Keystone Project, my statement here: http://t.co/Zo5510Rg

Rep Rodney Alexander (R) @USRepAlexander

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Shutting Door on Keystone, is shutting door on American jobs. President's decision puts politics above our economy and energy security.

Rep Rodney Alexander (R) @USRepAlexander

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Shutting Door on Keystone, is shutting door on American jobs. Puting politics above our economy and energy security.

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Today, I spoke on the House Floor about the need for Congress to create a plan that would consolidate 6 federal... http://t.co/JUSgagbc

Rep. Robert Hurt (R) @RepRobertHurt

ICYMI: Smith Mountain Eagle: Rep. Hurt addresses Bedford Chamber - Smith Mountain Eagle: Local News: http://t.co/SdhKtXuW #VA5

Jason Altmire (D) @jasonaltmire

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Watch my House speech today on the Keystone XL pipeline, also supported by @AFLCIO Building Trades Council. http://t.co/xg3Rok6B

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

Thank you for all the feedback on #SOPA. Please keep your comments coming -- I'm listening.

Judy Biggert (R) @JudyBiggert

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Be sure to read my statement on SOPA. http://t.co/zHJdjvwR

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

My floor speech from last night on #Keystone. Highlighting the benefits: #4jobs and #energy. http://t.co/804ASrso

Yvette D. Clarke (D) @YvetteClarke

I oppose the Stop Online Privacy Act, because it would allow censorship of the Internet. #SOPA

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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@margaritabarry Thank's for sharing

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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At 9:15 I will talk to @pattiannbrowne on http://t.co/1LjyjEjw about The Detroit Jobs Trust Fund Act. Tune In here http://t.co/jOgvEjMY

Senator Mike Johanns (R) @Mike_Johanns

Sen. Johanns: President Obama Playing Politics Over Keystone Decision -- http://t.co/j6eouoTK

JeffFortenberry (R) @JeffFortenberry

I am opposed to the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA). I believe SOPA would disrupt the structural integrity of the... http://t.co/RVHcxTzm

Candice Miller (R) @CandiceMiller

I’m opposed to the Stop Online Piracy Act currently under consideration in Congress; this legislation needs major... http://t.co/oA6rAvpw

Rep. Bill Huizenga (R) @RepHuizenga

I uploaded a @YouTube video http://t.co/LOOSYYax Thanking Our Troops in Afghanistan

Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

George Allen opposed stimulus bill but touts its benefits. @MicronTechNew a great Va company that benefited. http://t.co/hlVNexpA

Maxine Waters (D) @MaxineWaters

Stylebook: Michelle Obama wears Marc Jacobs: http://t.co/jlrizLol

Rep. Chip Cravaack (R) @RepChipCravaack

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I do not support SOPA/PIPA legislation.

Congressman Reyes (D) @SilvestreReyes

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Legislation must be balanced regarding online piracy/security. The current version of SOPA isn't & I cannot support it http://t.co/vctlDqN2

Peter Roskam (R) @PeterRoskam

POTUS must decide soon on #Keystone XL project creating 20,000 #jobs & energy security – keep count here: http://t.co/PhfkyU2A

Jerry Moran (R) @JerryMoran

I oppose #SOPA and #PIPA and support keeping the web #OPEN. If you agree, post in the comments and change your... http://t.co/iB7DU8Oq

Mike Michaud (D) @RepMikeMichaud

#SOPA need to be stopped. Speak out and make sure Congress hears you. http://t.co/W1sso3uG

Rep Tim Walberg (R) @RepWalberg

Michigan's tourism site ranks # 1 in U.S! http://t.co/Ko6zp8uP

Rep. Phil Gingrey,MD (R) @RepPhilGingrey

Looking forward to speaking w/ Druck on @WRGA @ 8:20 this morning.

Jason Altmire (D) @jasonaltmire

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Congrats to Aliquippa Quips -- WPIAL Champions! Great clutch drive to win it! #wpialchampionships http://t.co/fhjfACtm

Jason Altmire (D) @jasonaltmire

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NA wins! Great OT victory to make it Back2Back #WPIAL titles! Congrats Tigers! #wpialchampionships http://t.co/z64e3cUF

Jason Altmire (D) @jasonaltmire

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Congrats David & Peggy! “@TribTotalMedia: #WPXI anchors win $100K for food bank on 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.' http://t.co/KJl0UnLx

Jason Altmire (D) @jasonaltmire

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Congrats Aliquippa & North Allegheny on big #WPIAL playoff wins! #Quips #NA

Jason Altmire (D) @jasonaltmire

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Our monthly grants e-newsletter will be coming out soon. Be sure to register. http://t.co/xdL7SJXn

Jason Altmire (D) @jasonaltmire

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FSU 33-point win over UNC Tar Heels. Way to go #Noles! #Florida State.

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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My Twitter feed, Facebook wall, and website will be 'going dark' tomorrow to protest the #SOPA & #PIPA Internet bills #J18 #SOPAblackout

Mark Kirk (R) @SenatorKirk

Tonight, we mourn the death of Congressman Ed Derwinski - our first Secretary of Veterans Affairs. Keep his family in your thoughts.

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @reverik: @BuddyRoemer I can't keep up w/ politics, sports, my kids and my job. I need you to pass a bill in support of doppelgangers #robotoverlords

Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

25 days & counting of this Administration's inaction on thousands of manufacturing & construction jobs. #WeCantWait #KeystoneXL

Rep. Bill Flores (R) @RepBillFlores

Check out my Op-ed in @theeagle on my Reconnecting Congress w/America Initiative. http://t.co/WtKQU2b5 Visit http://t.co/tcVcYkRy. #TX17

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @ElectRoemer: Please nominate @BuddyRoemer in #government for his efforts to get $$ out of politics [LINK] http://t.co/pZjbUY5j

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