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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Rep. Jeff Duncan (R) @RepJeffDuncan

@petermccoyforsc My strong energy leanings have me liking "Frac Daddy" too. Owned by Montana oilman!! #itsmyluckyday #triplecrown #tcot

Rep. Jeff Duncan (R) @RepJeffDuncan

Double steal at Nats vs Pirates led by Ryan Zimmerman now in scoring position! #GoNats #Natitude

Rep. Jeff Duncan (R) @RepJeffDuncan

Zimmerman in scoring position on double steal puts Nats ahead when he scores on Sac Fly by Moore! Top of 9th! Go Nats! #Natitude #tcot

Governor Tom Corbett (R) @GovernorCorbett

RT @PAGOP: .@GovernorCorbett addresses the Rally for the Troops on the Capitol Steps in Harrisburg. http://t.co/ngkBkqOESw

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Betty McCollum (D) @BettyMcCollum04

Our next City Council Member @jacobfrey takes home @MinnesotaDFL nomination. #boom http://t.co/JNl9UCGLEn

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Rep. John Larson (D) @RepJohnLarson

RT @jennydwilson: Congressional gun violence task force to hold "field hearing" in Hartford next week http://t.co/hmbwHm1PPe

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Sean Duffy (R) @Duffy4Congress

1,500 pounds of food and more to come! Don't forget to bring some food w/you to RPW this weekend! @wisgop http://t.co/loghw6V65N

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Neil Abercrombie (D) @neilabercrombie

RT @HIDOE808: Mahalo to @honolulupolice for your professionalism with yesterday's incidents, via @StarAdvertiser: http://t.co/a1YXwHCWq3 #schoolsafety

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Marcy Kaptur (D) @RepMarcyKaptur

Barack Obama is the worst socialist ever. Dow Touches 15000 on Jobs Data http://t.co/sGa4Es4kAG via @WSJ

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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

RT @RaulBenoit: El éxito es aprender a ir de fracaso en fracaso sin desesperarse. Winston Churchill

Laura Richardson (D) @RepLRichardson

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I extend my thoughts and prayers to all those affected by the senseless violence at Sandy Hook Elementary this morning. #PrayforNewton

Sen. Robert Menendez (D) @SenatorMenendez

.@FEMA will offer assistance for housing & home repairs for #NJ affected & displaced by #Sandy. Visit http://t.co/dP3oEg80, call 1800621FEMA

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