Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

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Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

Today H.R. 4604, my CFPB Data Collection Security Act is being marked up in @FinancialCmte. Watch it live here: http://t.co/7VTXToyT3a

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Martin Heinrich (D) @MartinHeinrich

Share your photos & stories about what #OMDP Nat’l Monument means to you using the hashtag #OMDP4NM.

Rep. Kurt Schrader (D) @RepSchrader

RT @jeffzeleny: No, the president didn't misspeak. Friends of "Eric Shinseki" call him Rick. He calls himself that, too.

Cong. Tim Huelskamp (R) @CongHuelskamp

7 years later Pres. Obama has been standing for deadly delays...

Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

@SenRandPaul I applaud Senator Paul’s work to bring attention to the issue of domestic use of drones.

Michael Wager (D) @MichaelWager14

#KochBrothers are corroding our electoral system with super PAC money - including in #OH14. #BadForDemocracy

Blaine Luetkemeyer (R) @RepBlainePress

Pleased to vote for passage of another bill to create jobs #WRRDA. Hoping it doesn't die in Senate graveyard. http://t.co/tqeK9HoAq0

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Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

Mitch McConnell defeats Matt Bevin, but Alison Lundergan Grimes could be trouble http://t.co/A4GR5IHtqB via @allvoices

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Bellows for Senate (D) @Bellows4Senate

Think we need to reign in the surveillance state? @KatrinaNation says we need leaders like @shennabellows! Read more: http://t.co/8XeB7CXe6Q

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Rick W. Allen (R) @rickallen

RT @johnboehner: Congratulations, @rickallen, on your W tonight. See his profile here: http://t.co/nG8IsHBtBq #GA12

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Doug Gansler (D) @DougGansler

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RT @MayorGrant: The Tent is large & there is room for YOU to support @DougGansler & @joleneivey as Governor & Lt. Governor for #Md. Join the #winning team!

Mario Diaz-Balart (R) @MarioDB

Though I might be in DC, I had the chance to speak with #VZ students in Miami fighting for democracy #sosvenezuela http://t.co/18UuY84a29

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Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

Join me in celebrating the contributions of the Asian Pacific American community to the arts, economy, culture of WA http://t.co/D5wIEeB5tE

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Bill Flores (R) @Flores4Congress

We won't back down until we get answers for our veterans and for the American people. #SupportOurVeterans http://t.co/eeTpr5Y8TW

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Rep Robert Pittenger (R) @reppittenger

Speaking with News 14 on how grateful we are that Kilah's law was signed by the POTUS earlier today!! http://t.co/X8N9GQGY4e

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Karen Handel (R) @karenhandel

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TWO hours left until polls close!

Karen Handel (R) @karenhandel

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Only ONE more hour until the polls close! Please make sure you get out and vote! RT if you are one your way there now!

Thomas Massie (R) @RepThomasMassie

RT @orlandowatson: How has this not yet gone viral? @MIT Grad and KY Congressman @RepThomasMassie eats hemp on live TV. https://t.co/Rcj6RiEpqI

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David Pennington (R) @DavidForGeorgia

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Cutting the income tax, returning classroom control to teachers & ethics reform will be at the center of my focus as GA's next Gov #PJNET

Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

Western PA values! RT@ad_stokes: Our candidate @erinforpa drives herself around on Election Day. #NoFrills http://t.co/6lfFtHyz9a

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David Pennington (R) @DavidForGeorgia

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As Governor, I will work to uphold Georgia family values and the right to life. #PrayToEndAbortion

Governor Mark Dayton (D) @GovMarkDayton

MN Jobs Bill: 33,000 New jobs 28% invested in statewide programs 34% invested in Greater MN 38% invested in Twin Cities #BetterMN

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Asa Hutchinson (R) @AsaHutchinson

RT @_BlakeEddins: Primary day in Arkansas. I proudly voted for @AsaHutchinson for Governor, @DuncanBaird for Treasurer & @RepAndreaLea for Auditor. Go vote!

Asa Hutchinson (R) @AsaHutchinson

"@iSam2k: While I'm in the endorsing mood, I'm also voting @AsaHutchinson @ClemmerCongress and @andymayberry1" Thanks for your support!

Andrew Walter (R) @AndrewWalterCD9

Congressman Richard Hudson Stands with Andrew Walter - http://t.co/hnZvxTS5nq

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Michael McKenna (D) @Mike_McKenna1

@DemsAbroadMad Yes! Please send me an email to michaelmckenna@mckennaforcongress.com with all the details. I look forward to speaking with.

Trish4Congress (D) @Trish4Congress

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@Mad30 Otherwise, don't make assumptions about me. Typical asshole. @ZeitgeistGhost @slsdem

Ann Wagner (R) @RepAnnWagner

Truly honored to have the endorsement from my good friend, @marisolnichols, in support of the #SAVEAct http://t.co/cUAn2611uL

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Rick W. Allen (R) @rickallen

Robin and I just voted! Remember that today is Election Day and #pickrick! #ga12 http://t.co/4OigxzTxdZ

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Mark Meadows (R) @RepMarkMeadows

CMS appeals are currently backlogged to almost 1 million. I asked the CMS Deputy Administrator, '"At what point does it become a crisis?"

Art Gardner (R) @ArtGardner2014

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Here's hoping that voters respond to substance, ideas, & statesmanship over slogans, PAC money and silly TV ads! Vote for @ArtGardner2014

Bill Johnson (R) @RepBillJohnson

Speaking on my bill, the WWII Memorial Prayer Act down natresources hearing this Morning. http://t.co/Amui4MONxC

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Art Gardner (R) @ArtGardner2014

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Today is the day and here is the choice! http://t.co/rDC7ocboXc

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Bobby Scott (D) @BobbyScott47

Will be on the @jfradioshow in again few minutes #va

Branko Radulovacki (D) @DrRadForSenate

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What a great afternoon spent canvassing with Susan. http://t.co/2IPglHR5sQ

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Braley for Iowa (D) @TeamBraley

RT @mollyscherrman: Great day door knocking for @BruceBraley @TeamBraley Saw 11 dogs, 3 cats, 1 squirrel, 1 rabbit, 0 goats & lots of voters #iasen #IBackBruce

Kyrsten Sinema (D) @RepSinema

Voted to honor #veterans including the Monuments Men and WWII Civil Air Patrol members. #MilitaryAppreciationMonth http://t.co/AqcSX2h8dw

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Jackie Walorski (R) @jackiewalorski

A week from today is the South Bend Westside Memorial Day Parade! https://t.co/M2XmqJS9cV

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Greg Walden (R) @votegregwalden

My forest travel mgmt bill is making its way through the House. Rural communities should their say on public lands http://t.co/HfwFbEcP7e

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