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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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

RT @DDOTDC: Reminder: There is no @Metrobus or @DCCirculator bus service in the District today. @MetroRail is running smoothly.

Governor Christie (R) @GovChristie

RT @TheEllenShow: If only Bradley's arm was longer. Best photo ever. #oscars http://t.co/C9U5NOtGap

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Chuck Schumer (D) @SenSchumer

Today the Rocket, one of the history #HudsonRiver Ice Yachts, took it's first sail in 100 years. http://t.co/6Wua0Deraa

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Katrina for Congress (R) @KatrinaPierson

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Proud to be ENDORSED by #TEXAS Toughest Sherriff! #tx32 #NoRePete http://t.co/TyBOEq5GjK

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Katrina for Congress (R) @KatrinaPierson

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ENDORSED: "America's Toughest Sherriff" AZ Sherriff Joe Arpaio. #tx32 #NoRePete #GOTV #NoAmnesty #Shamnesty March 4th http://t.co/5wH3WNVaXS

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Darrell Issa (R) @DarrellIssa

RT @FoxNewsSunday: .@DarrellIssa on #IRS targeting: We want to know who else knew about it, who else coordinated it. #FNS

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Saw Omar in Minneapolis last night w/ my daughter at the Edina r

Katrina for Congress (R) @KatrinaPierson

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Boom: Shocking VIDEO: Pete Sessions admitting to putting together a plan in the house for the millions of... http://t.co/VBt67g9uPo

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US Rep. Mike Turner (R) @RepMikeTurner

Rep. Mike Turner Statement on Russian Military Action in Ukraine

Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @politico: Ukraine on high alert as Russian troops enter Crimea http://t.co/67pL0nNNpf

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James Lankford (R) @jameslankford

Politics is not my background. For 22 years, I served students and families in full time ministry. #TeamLankford #OKsen

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @StockmanSenate

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RT @kesgardner: Wasn’t it Hillary who spoke of a reset button with Russia? The first four years of foreign policy drift happened on her watch.

Rep. Kevin Cramer (R) @RepKevinCramer

Pleased to hear the #FCC is pulling the plug on its overreach into TV newsrooms

Cong. Tim Huelskamp (R) @CongHuelskamp

Yanukovich clearly enjoyed Obama's Let’s Move video…a little too much http://t.co/01735duNAc #He’sMovingAlright

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Rep. Rubén Hinojosa (D) @USRepRHinojosa

Today I introduced the #RAYSAct, a bill that expands Roth/IRA accounts to youth for their own future.

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