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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Gary R. Herbert (R) @GovHerbert

There is tremendous variation across the U.S. in the extent to which kids can rise out of #poverty, study shows #UT as a great place to live

Joe Kennedy (D) @joekennedy

We need Ed Markey in the Senate. Help him across the finish line by signing up to canvass or phone bank here: http://t.co/pT0i6WI8Lu

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John Lewis (D) @repjohnlewis

@kateleth @thatrobin wish you could have cat-sit our little dude this weekend! he was lonely

Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

B-fast at Cracker Barrel with Councilman Maldonado. http://t.co/V8uipsRxAt

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Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

Did you know that #Coal is responsible for more than 760,000 #jobs? http://t.co/td2o7EOzIm #AffordableEnergy #4jobs

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John Boehner (R) @johnboehner

Coal is responsible for 760,000 U.S. jobs http://t.co/FEN5W4pV6c // White House advisor says a war on them is “exactly what is needed”

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Jackie Walorski (R) @StandWithJackie

Pictures posted on our Facebook page from yesterday's huge parade in Elkhart! http://t.co/seX90QWRPa

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Robert Sarvis 4VaGov (I) @RobertSarvisVA

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RT @NBC29: Former students from a Waynesboro high school are celebrating its history as the city's African-American high school. http://t.co/Mf5Q8HXV1U

Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

Helen is now a believer in Robert is Here! http://t.co/M5CYbKuC4U

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Robert Sarvis 4VaGov (I) @RobertSarvisVA

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RT @ram_fan93059: @RobertSarvisVA @KenCuccinelli but what do u offer as alternative to policies, rather than snarking opponents? @VCUPav

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

The bankruptcy of Detroit is really the bankruptcy of 30 years of unfettered free trade policy. #Detroit

Ken Cuccinelli (R) @KenCuccinelli

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Photo: http://t.co/xpVcSpfoTC

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Ken Cuccinelli (R) @KenCuccinelli

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Video: Watch the #VBADebate at 11 AM here this morning. http://t.co/smNLbZI3UB

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Ken Cuccinelli (R) @KenCuccinelli

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Video: Watch the #VBADebate here at 11 AM. http://t.co/IfBJmepiTS

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