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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Senator Dick Durbin (D) @SenatorDurbin

E #STL may receive $ from keeping liquor stores&clubs open late, the price of violent #crime is too high a price to pay http://t.co/9uSyoEpI

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

RT @SmallBizGOP: Chairman Graves illustrates the power of #SmallBiz as the single most powerful catalyst to economic growth and recovery http://t.co/X1DLtXLc

Senator Pat Toomey (R) @SenToomey

http://t.co/GXHOtWA1 Glad to be in Indiana County visiting Joy Mining Machinery this afternoon. I appreciated via http://t.co/2goWTXek

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Rep. Paul Gosar, DDS (R) @RepGosar

Upon taking office in '08 Obama admin promised to be "the most open and transparent in history"-Another broken promise http://t.co/6Nh7i0JL

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Bill Shuster (R) @RepBillShuster

Want to see what its like to fly in an F-16? http://t.co/pmlNmJNr. Simply amazing.

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Sanford Bishop, Jr. (D) @SanfordBishop

In an interview with Growing Georgia, I discussed the Farm Bill and agriculture spending cuts http://t.co/UahFh1HT

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Mike Ross (D) @RepMikeRoss

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The only way we will lessen our dependence on foreign oil in the short term and help secure this nation’s energy... http://t.co/oGeimKOQ

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John McCain (R) @SenJohnMcCain

Great to see @IRIglobal #Egypt staff in my office this morning - they do incredible work http://t.co/TESjBV76

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Rep. James Lankford (R) @SenatorLankford

RT Chairman Graves’ latest Op-ed: Stop Rising Gas Prices From Killing Small Business http://t.co/aAuT9pdQ #SmallBiz #Keystone #4jobs

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John McCain (R) @SenJohnMcCain

Must-Reads- Diehl: The end of Putinism http://t.co/YEg2HlyL & Samuelson: Sequestration would be a dagger to defense http://t.co/JaVee5Tp

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John McCain (R) @SenJohnMcCain

Dear Vlad, Surprise! Surprise! You won. The people of #Russia are crying too!

Justin Amash (R) @repjustinamash

Amash goes to extremes for more than his BBA. He's just as stubborn when it comes to the Constitution, which tends... http://t.co/PioHRswS

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Gwen Moore (D) @RepGwenMoore

In 1931 Hattie Caraway became the first woman elected to the Senate. Read her bio: http://t.co/x7gyj3ZQ

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Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Today, Senator Charles Schumer, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, and I sent a letter to Department of Veteran Affairs... http://t.co/j2Uhu9km

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Senator Mark Begich (D) @SenatorBegich

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http://t.co/D7xsKvm1

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Mike Quigley (D) @RepMikeQuigley

Mike is ready to face off after scoring for Team Lawmakers 2nd goal. 2-0 in Congressional Hockey Challenge! mhttp://yfrog.com/obn11gdj

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @BR_Becca: Help Gov. @BuddyRoemer raise $$ to spread his message across America. Donate to his "Country Before Party” money bomb http://t.co/Y9i6Fm2Z

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

Delighted to have everyone come together & head to worship at historic Brown Chapel A.M.E this morning. #FPI2012 http://t.co/EhuIlzOK

Rep. Tim Griffin (R) @LtGovTimGriffin

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Cool, I'm about to reach 3,500 followers! See the rest of my stats at Twitter Counter: http://t.co/dgBzN45E

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

Lincoln-Reagan Dinner from Bowling Green State University (Broadcasting live at http://t.co/Mm5Iljxj)

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

via @phillydotcom Inquirer Editorial: Probe turns heads toward School District http://t.co/dUhJZOcF

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

http://t.co/Je9vIAo5"No allegations of wrongdoings by either of the Fattah's"

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Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

Photos from Sen. McConnell's office: Taken during tour of West Liberty, Ky. on Sat. March 3, 2012 http://t.co/xOvaZteI

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Steny Hoyer (D) @WhipHoyer

With Members of Congress at First Baptist Church in Montgomery, #AL #FPI2012http://on.fb.me/yEJEqm

Adam Schiff (D) @RepAdamSchiff

RT @ssharmon: ICYMI, here's a quick profile I did on Molly Munger, wealthy civil rights lawyer with tax initiative for schools http://t.co/iZnxJ4bM

Adam Schiff (D) @RepAdamSchiff

RT @WaltersBee: If Assm. Ted Lieu is so certain Molly Munger's tax increase measure will fail, why does he keep urging her to back off?

Newt 2012 Campaign (R) @Newt2012HQ

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RT @ncp309: Just voted for #NewtGingrich @Newt2012SC @Newt2012HQ in #SCPrimary. Best candidate to beat #Obama.

Steny Hoyer (D) @WhipHoyer

With Members of Congress at First Baptist Church in Montgomery, #AL #FPI2012 http://t.co/4q3Zac6M

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Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

With Ruby Bridges, the first African-American child to attend an all-white elementary school in the South. #FPI2012 http://t.co/jD0ymgUN

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

Me with Ruby Bridges, the first African-American child to attend an all-white elementary school in the South. #FPI2012 http://t.co/1nUr2v57

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R) @lisamurkowski

Making a stop at MA's Gourmet Dogs at the #Iditarod http://t.co/achn7LB7

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Kenny Marchant (R) @RepKenMarchant

RT @TXRightToLife: #ProLife Champ @RepKenMarchant challenges Sebelius for denying TX the right to implement WHP w/o Planned Parenthood http://t.co/heOY6CHK

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R) @lisamurkowski

Verne & I are ready for #Iditarod 40! Come to Downtown Anchorage and join us for the start of the Last Great Race! http://t.co/ZSO3Pwwe

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Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R) @lisamurkowski

Vern and I are ready for #Iditarod 40! Come to Downtown Anchorage and join us for the start of the Last Great Race! http://t.co/ZSO3Pwwe

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

Laying of wreath at Civil Rights Memorial. To stand with @WhipHoyer & @GOPWhip shows that both parties recognize (cont) http://t.co/Ci1vuQSu

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Rob Portman (R) @senrobportman

Speaking in Wilmington @ Sam's Meats about how Mitt Romney is the best choice to turn things around in our country http://t.co/XVOsezIe

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Rob Portman (R) @senrobportman

Stopped by Combs Bakery in Wilmington after Sam's Meats. Taking donuts down to Moscow, OH with us. http://t.co/A7r3vOeO

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Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

RT @Pierluisi_2012: Hoy estaré con los #progresistas de #TrujilloAlto y nadie me va a confundir con otro, pues todos ya me conocen y saben a lo que aspiro.

Dennis Kucinich (D) @Dennis_Kucinich

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RT @UncleRUSH: I'll be in Toledo, OH & Loraine, OH today supporting a great patriot, @Dennis_Kucinich -- pls join us >> http://t.co/9CdfGULp

Rep. Todd Young (R) @RepToddYoung

Lots of great information from the Indiana Department of Homeland Security http://t.co/xxxFKzfc

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Jackie Speier (D) @RepSpeier

On the bus to Montgomery watching a video entitled Revolution that traces the music of the Civil Rights Movement . #FPI2012

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Tonight at 9:00pmET: Sen. Sanders will be talking with @Maddow about the #BluntAmendment on @MSNBC.

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Happening Now: Bernie is talking about the #BluntAmendment with @Maddow on @MSNBC.

Congressmember Bass (D) @RepKarenBass

Well we are in Montgomery and a siren is going off warning us about a tornado?? Yikes!! LA girl? I just know earthquakes!!!

Steve Stivers (R) @RepSteveStivers

I enjoyed taking part in Read Across America with 3rd graders today in Mrs. Burtram's class! http://t.co/XXM2jMQH

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Congratulation to Batavia and Genesee County for being ranked as a top micropolitan nationwide and as the #1... http://t.co/toOfGVwV

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