Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

One week until the Primary Election! Please consider volunteering for our campaign to bring pragmatic... http://t.co/QuW9L3jOKJ

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Bob Beauprez (R) @bobbeauprez

RT @CRobertBuchanan: That should win you 47% of the vote. MT @bobbeauprez: "Bob is committed to the future.” -todays endorsement by Gov Romney #COpolitics #COGov

Pete Ricketts (R) @RickettsForGov

RT @maireadsafranek: Nebraska is lucky to have such a tough choice in the #NEGOV race, all good candidates.But I'm confident @RickettsForGov is best for the job.

Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

My week on twitter: 30 New Followers, 98 Mentions, 259K Mention Reach, 19 Replies, 41 Retweets. via http://t.co/z1acppcled

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Paul Broun (R) @PaulBrounforGA

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Early voting with my son Collins, but first, let me take a #selfie. #throwbackthursday #tbt #GOTVhttp://t.co/zdM9x1paJz

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

RT @tyre64: Congradulations to @ErinforPA for what sounds like a clear win in her debate tonight.

Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

BETO: We have to have the correct balance security and liberty.

Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

BETO: CBP defines the US/MX border as 100 miles w/ in the US border.

Suzanne Bonamici (D) @RepBonamici

Disappointed the Senate did not vote to #RaisetheWage today. Increasing the minimim wage would lift millions out of poverty. #Timefor1010

Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

Great rendition of the start spangled banner by the Franklin High School choir. http://t.co/02nYDzXnMp

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Dr. Milton Wolf (R) @miltonwolfmd

Kansas Board did not confirm Roberts' residency. Instead they simply threw out Kansas citizens' objections. https://t.co/VZ4TyUzdbp

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John Barge 2014 (R) @BargeforGA

RT @VlanTrunk: “@GovernorDeal: Congrats,The @Patriots are lucky to have you as part of their team..” Stop corruption NO DEAL , VOTE @BargeforGA May 29th

Rep. Jim Costa (D) @RepJimCosta

RT @JoelBurns: Let's help kids instead of snark? $100k @weatherchannel to @GLSEN @TrevorProject? (Agree?Pls RT) I'll give $1000 https://t.co/TdQwGJy1pw

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U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan (D) @USRepRickNolan

Attn high school artists: one week left to submit your artwork to our 2014 Congressional Art Contest: http://t.co/ChHiORSN9s

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Rep Cedric Richmond (D) @RepRichmond

Social Media: Small businesses employ over 870K workers in Louisiana #SmallBusinessWeek

Neal Marchbanks (D) @NealMarchbanks

A Congressman who serves District 19, not drinks on his yacht in the Potomac. #RetireRandy #MarchForward

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

@KateNocera Sorry, Kate, can u pls call me at 786 259 7544. Venezuela. I done have ur #. Ily Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

John Barge 2014 (R) @BargeforGA

@jerreau Up in stone mountain?

Rep Robert Pittenger (R) @reppittenger

Preparing to join @IngrahamAngle live, 10:30 a.m., discuss #KilahsAct. Listen WEGO/980AM in CLT area, or online http://t.co/uULStRKxZM

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John Barge 2014 (R) @BargeforGA

Students, please view the tweet pinned to the top of my page for a scholarship opportunity. We must invent in our kids. #EducationMatters

John Barge 2014 (R) @BargeforGA

RT @jerreau: Girl my bad, I just can't help it

Bob Barr (R) @bobbarrcongress

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Adoptable #Georgia Dogs for 12 May, 2014 - http://t.co/x0di37e2LM #gapol #gagop #dogs

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RepKevinBrady (R) @RepKevinBrady

My amazing Mom raised 5 young kids on her own after Dad died. I hope I'm half the parent she is. #HappyMothersDay http://t.co/jNXjvw3DVd

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Bob Beauprez (R) @bobbeauprez

RT @AlanSalazarCO: @bobbeauprez : Yes but that critter looks like he/she would rather be in San Diego. :-)

Paul Broun (R) @PaulBrounforGA

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I'm frequently asked what separates me from the other candidates - I have been doing what all the other candidates say they will do.

Paul DeMarco (R) @Paul_DeMarco

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Because of the birth of his son, Paul is still taking a few days off. Happy Mother’s Day from the DeMarco staff. http://t.co/nuZBHOcGQO

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Susana Martinez (R) @Gov_Martinez

Today we honor New Mexico's hardest workers: our moms. Happy Mother's Day!

Richard Hudson (R) @RichHudson

Happy Birthday to all the Moms. Out there! God blessed me with one of the best. http://t.co/Qgn4MM6z7t

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Michael Wager (D) @MichaelWager14

Tijana Ćurčin (Novi Sad, Serbia), shares sentiment that the abduction is abhorrent outrageous. #BringBackOurGirls http://t.co/qJH2PegGMr

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Paul Broun (R) @PaulBrounforGA

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Voted Paul Broun for US Senate this morning. RT if you'll be supporting Paul Broun at the polls! #gagop #tcot #gapol http://t.co/UxzbL1GEYU

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Christine Jones (R) @JonesForGov

Honored to deliver the Mother's Day message at @PhoenixFirst this weekend. Look forward to sharing again tomorrow. http://t.co/Le1SwrSF9p

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Rep. Champ Edmunds (R) @champedmunds

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@Jessie_Devine yes, all three books.

David Pennington (R) @DavidForGeorgia

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RT @brythomas: Deal's Site Selection $ is not a partisan issue. Hear what @DavidForGeorgia & @BargeforGA tell @wabenews: http://t.co/CjSbk7lsbZ #gapol

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Eric Swalwell (D) @ericswalwell

Fast cars 4 fast athletes. 13th Annual Arroyo HA Car Show to raise $ for boosters & remember Rick DeVicchi. #CA15 http://t.co/Biw6yFTlRS

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Jay Stamper (D) @jay_stamper

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We can't beat the Republicans by acting like Republicans: http://t.co/sIAkqQmR5u

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Hobbs for Congress (D) @RudyforCongress

Amber, Amyre, & I are hitting the campaign trail with Aubrey, the tiniest member of #TeamHobbs! #MI14 http://t.co/qjQuvuMr0g

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Rick Weiland (D) @People4Weiland

Hill City is booming w/ art today! Voters at the Art Extravaganza like Rick's plan to refinance student loans. #SDSEN http://t.co/5eQUP3d3i0

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Rick Weiland (D) @People4Weiland

6057862814 carol walker editor for hill city

Michael Wager (D) @MichaelWager14

This week on twitter: 85 new followers, 30 new unfollowers and followed 443 people via http://t.co/LiGv7wKy0b

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Ron George (R) @RonGeorge2014

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@Beef

Jay Stamper (D) @jay_stamper

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RT @jamiemself: .@lindseygrahamsc tells supporters that democrats won’t spend $ here because he’ll “beat their brains out.”

Matt Bevin (R) @MattBevin

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RT @SpgWky: @KyLawnDude @KathysPledge @Team_Mitch @MattBevin ;) Proud to be on Matt's team!

Jan Schakowsky (D) @janschakowsky

Even @MittRomney thinks it’s about time Congress raises the national minimum wage! http://t.co/oVdk8YYG62 #RaiseTheWage

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Rep. John Carney (D) @JohnCarneyDE

My colleagues and I shared a moment of silence in the House of Representatives today in honor of the… http://t.co/gtVmBV6Ttz

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Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D) @SenatorBaldwin

RT @CottrellEoin: Great to sit in on an ASM roundtable with @SenatorBaldwin. Thoughtful discussion on student debt and college affordability #higherednotdebt

Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D) @SenatorBaldwin

RT @theandrewhahn: Thank you @SenatorBaldwin for speaking to students about student loan debt today! #HigherEdNotDebt http://t.co/nr3KUvsiDn

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Bernie Sanders (I) @FriendsOfBernie

Sen. Sanders discusses the Phoenix VA Health Care System: http://t.co/W0tSOFHVqy

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