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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Shaughnessy Naughton (D) @VoteShaughnessy

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You can find me on Twitter too. Let's connect! I'm at @ https://t.co/1gsj51CqR9 http://t.co/uIOAnZQ33Z

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Brad Wenstrup (R) @RepBradWenstrup

Stopped in to an employee meeting at the @DukeEnergy Zimmer Station in Moscow. http://t.co/gGVyksToF7

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Brad Wenstrup (R) @RepBradWenstrup

Stopped in to an employee meeting at the @DukeEnergy Zimmer Station in Moscow. http://t.co/0xP0r1PKHB

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Rep. Alan Grayson (D) @AlanGrayson

How many times did you watch the video of Miley Cyrus twerking? Oh, nevermind, I'll find out from the NSA. http://t.co/EHuYnsuPsm

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Rep. Cory Gardner (R) @repcorygardner

Can u send a couple tweets about my mtgs today? Thx.

Dana Rohrabacher (R) @DanaRohrabacher

RT @susiesentinel .@OFA_CA @DanaRohrabacher What say you about the Copenhagen disaster where facts were refuted #climatechange #climatehoax

Doc Hastings (R) @DocHastings

The U.S. House of Representatives' summer recess, which began Aug. 2 and extends to Labor Day, allows Hastings... http://t.co/EHEdmjJ5NE

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Curtis Coleman (R) @curtiscoleman

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RT @RodDMartin: My Take on Syria | Rod D. Martin: http://t.co/kiVh0xC6hc #tcot #Syria #WMD

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Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

RT @kerryeleveld: For any history buff—LGBT or other—this interview with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton via @JustinCSnow is a must read: http://t.co/NFFlNesU1G

JudgeCarter (R) @JudgeCarter

Today, #FortHood shooter, Nidal Hasan, was finally sentenced to death by an unanimous 13-member jury panel of Army... http://t.co/8uPuZd8WGd

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Rep. George Holding (R) @RepHolding

Today on the 50th Anniversary of the #MarchonWashington we honor Martin Luther King, Jr. and his vision for... http://t.co/4ERkDd3XFt

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Jerry McNerney (D) @RepMcNerney

RT @BarackObama: Because they marched, the Civil Rights Law was passed. Because they marched the Voting Rights Act was signed. #MLKDream50

Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

The struggle for true equality wages on. Every day we must recommit to fulfill the dream for all seekers of justice. #MOW50

Gregory Meeks (D) @GregoryMeeks

@BarackObama "because they marched, America became free and fair" #MOW50 #MLKDream50 http://t.co/GoR2kmOZ8f

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Donald Payne Jr. (D) @RepDonaldPayne

It's unacceptable that it is harder to vote in this country than it is to buy an assault weapon - President Bill Clinton #MOW50

G. K. Butterfield (D) @GKButterfield

Dr. King and his dream opened the minds of many, but his actions released the chains of discrimination and... http://t.co/YbIBBc3NoO

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G. K. Butterfield (D) @GKButterfield

Dr. King and his dream opened the minds of many, but his actions released the chains of discrimination and... http://t.co/OKJwlsqyJ0

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