Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

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Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@AngelaAiuto They're a nominating platform, not a party or PAC. No $ to candidates. If I find it dishonest, manipulated, won't be part of it

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Hear, hear! “@dougiepen: @BuddyRoemer You swim in sewage, you're going to get dirty.”

Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

I share @barrackobama words to troops back from Iraq: "You stood up for America; America needs to stand up for you." http://t.co/cbthlBEN

John Lewis (D) @repjohnlewis

It was good to hear from you. Thank you for speaking up and speaking out. I will be signing on to HR 2539 @GreenPaperGal @pesticideaction

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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I win this $20 bet. Mitt used "zany" in a Newt attack. “@NBCPolitics: NYT: Romney warns of nominating 'zany' Gingrich" http://t.co/MR7RA5c4

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@TritiumAE Yes, this is his Twitter volunteer, JC. I tweet links to articles while he's on air. I'll hand back the reigns when he's done :))

Senator Patty Murray (D) @PattyMurray

Scott from Olalla, WA is just 1 of approx 100k in WA who will lose their benefits. Watch his story : http://t.co/8z2zv3C7 #extendUI

Senator Patty Murray (D) @PattyMurray

"Last thing I want to do is to explain to my wife & my daughter that we have to leave our home." -Scott, Olalla VIDEO: http://t.co/QXH9bzd3

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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10 companies that gave America the best elections money can buy, between 1989 and 2010: http://t.co/nXcfdvQj #followthemoney #getmoneyout

Mark Kirk (R) @SenatorKirk

Good news - @WhiteHouse lifts veto threat on Defense Authorization – Menendez/Kirk amendment targeting Central Bank of #Iran will be law

Barack Obama (D) @BarackObama

RT @alli_hanson Ending war in Iraq means that my son might grow up in a peacetime America. Thank you Mr. President.

Mark Kirk (R) @SenatorKirk

Good news - @WhiteHouse lifts veto threat on Defense Authorization – Menendez/Kirk amendment to collapse Central Bank of #Iran will be law

Mike Quigley (D) @RepMikeQuigley

Today @CREW urged @SpeakerBoehner & @GOPLeader to bring Clean Up Government Act for a vote. Calls it “no brainier” http://t.co/1j2BhGpQ

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@rightanglerec @TurnerHDMedia Need first few seconds, then 1:14 to 1:40 of this spot cut down to 30 second video http://t.co/MwLrf7UR

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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30 second supporter-created spots not used on television will be used in social media. I welcome any/all ideas and efforts!

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@LarryMendte That read wrong! What I meant to say was, "Is it too much to ask to have it cut down to 30 seconds?" Would love to run as NH ad

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

Columbus vs Belen! Come 2 gr8 highschool football game: March 5 @7pm. Only 5K tix will b sold! 1st game @MiamiMarlinsStadium! Historic!

Rep. Robert Hurt (R) @RepRobertHurt

Photos from Robert's meeting with constituents from the US Cattlemen's Association are up. Check them out here:http://t.co/HvsveXu9 #VA5

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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SUPPORTER CHALLENGE: Create a 30 campaign video in the next 2-3 days and I just might use it on television. Some ideas: http://t.co/aR8qwBXS

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@LarryMendte Hey, Larry! Cut that spot down to 30 seconds and I'll run it as a campaign ad in New Hampshire. People love it.

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Any video editors out there who can help me with some pro bono work? Need a video edited, prontisimo!

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@JeredSchneider I need this edited down to 30 seconds: http://t.co/MwLrf7UR

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @AdamLowisz: @BuddyRoemer 's twitter following has gone from 2,000 to almost 10,000 in less than 2 months, a 500% increase! Go Buddy Go! :) #OWS

Buck McKeon (R) @BuckMcKeon

I am on the House floor getting ready to manage debate on the National Defense Authorization Act Conference... http://t.co/WQtXv1n7

CathyMcMorrisRodgers (R) @cathymcmorris

@hpschneider ADVISORY: Rep. McMorris Rodgers & IMF Director Lagarde to Meet on Wednesday.

Rep. Adam Smith (D) @RepAdamSmith

Preparing to debate #NDAA on the House Floor. Watch live via @cspan http://t.co/cfOGyYw1

CathyMcMorrisRodgers (R) @cathymcmorris

ADVISORY: Rep. McMorris Rodgers & IMF Director Lagarde to Meet on Wednesday. http://t.co/43yRpOKY

Senator Ben Cardin (D) @SenatorCardin

Ben: Repairing the nation's water infrastructure creates jobs & increases private long-term GDP output by $6.35 #ProtectCleanWater

Tim Ryan (D) @RepTimRyan

Reminder: Young adults under 26 can now remain on their parent’s health care plans. http://t.co/QuJK295C

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT “@joelance: On 8 of 11 issues, none of the candidates agrees with me. Where are @GovGaryJohnson and @BuddyRoemer?" http://t.co/jRTPDMCI

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @ChrisBuck: @BuddyRoemer: "Can I win? Yes! I've done it before. Out of 11 campaigns I won 9 times." #FITN http://t.co/ocskXaw6 streaming live. 742-1270

Rep Tim Walberg (R) @RepWalberg

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Rep. Lou Barletta (R) @RepLouBarletta

TODAY is the FINAL day 2 apply 4 Disaster Asst 4 Hurricane #Irene &Trop Storm #Lee losses. @fema http://t.co/ZAotaXI3 #PA11 #NEPA #NEPAFlood

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

Get the #WeCantWait countdown clock & urge SenateDems to #passthebill that extends the payroll tax break. http://t.co/sjgI363I

Kenny Marchant (R) @RepKenMarchant

Currently in a @WaysandMeansGOP hearing on the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement negotiations. LIVE stream here: http://t.co/MDG8iiHy

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Myself? “@matt_bernico: @BuddyRoemer if you were stuck in a room with hitler and bin laden, but only had one bullet, who would you shoot?”

Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

(2/2) shutdown. Sen. Reid objected to preventing a government shutdown first.

Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

(1/2) Sen. McConnell asked consent to take up the payroll tax cut bill immediately following Senate passage of a bill to prevent govt.

Louie Gohmert (R) @replouiegohmert

Talked to @larryoconner on "The Stage Right Show" yesterday. Listen to the full interview here: http://t.co/FKTssIlP #BlogTalkRadio

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Please vote for me in this poll (scroll down, bottom right) http://t.co/kWRUypot

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Does the MSM decide who gets ahead with GOP voters? You be the judge >> http://t.co/3aH7yGCL

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Starbucks - the company behind http://t.co/US5ZPAmE - lobbied in favor of free trade agreements that hurt US jobs. http://t.co/QrgeszB6

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