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. John Tierney (D) @RepTierney

RT @sarahcopper: BEYOND excited to see Paul McCartney on Friday w/ @LAK12384 @mattywarsh @BrianBrothman (and some high powered lawyer who isn't on twitter)!!

Steve Chabot (R) @RepSteveChabot

I imagine it was like a scene from the Newsies. MT @NRO: Cantor to GOP: 'Seize the Moment' http://t.co/2WHfw3Lc9E #aca #healthcare

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Mike Rogers (MI-08) (R) @RepMikeRogers

@troumbladon I did not support SOPA and support real health care solutions that improve access by lowering costs.

Mike Rogers (MI-08) (R) @RepMikeRogers

@troumbladon I didn't not support SOPA and support real health care solutions that improve access by lowering costs.

Sandy Levin (D) @repsandylevin

Pleased that the Senate HELP cmte pass #ENDA. The workplace is no place for discrimination against #LGBT #Equality http://t.co/Xi1Kbn56Yp

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Mike Enzi (R) @SenatorEnzi

Obama Administration should act on bipartisan ideas to ensure doctors get paid to care for Medicare patients. http://t.co/qyMOeKHRfA

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Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

Join me for a discussion about #studentloans this Saturday afternoon @FIU's Graham Center! http://t.co/SfAtzxdqRI

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Sheila Jackson Lee (D) @JacksonLeeTX18

What do you think about the doubling of student loan rates? Also, you can tweets your thoughts to me @JacksonLeeTX18 using #dontdoublemyrate

Cong. Tim Huelskamp (R) @CongHuelskamp

Elections have consequences. Republicans, especially conservatives, in office means better jobs for Americans. #tcot

RepRonBarber (D) @RepRonBarber

RT @aerkah: @RepRonBarber @USDOL DOL has offices nationwide with Vet Reps available http://t.co/4WsXeb6GxE #VetsJobsChat

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Rep. Adam Smith (D) @RepAdamSmith

Do you have questions about employment resources for disabled vets? Join @USDOL twitter chat at 11am PST today by using #VetsJobChat

David B. McKinley (R) @RepMcKinley

"We are not ready. Particulary when you look at the exchange programs, we are not ready," said Rep. McKinley in Wheeling Intelligencer.

David B. McKinley (R) @RepMcKinley

"We are not ready. Particulary when you look at the exchange programs, we are not ready," aid Rep. McKinley in Wheeling Intelligencer paper.

Mike Rogers (R) @RepMikeRogersAL

RT @Bourdain: In a preemptive strike, I plan to tell my daughter that Justin Beiber tortures puppies. http://t.co/JyqSNoEKEP

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Stephen Fincher (R) @RepFincherTN08

45: The number of times the White House's last Obamacare statement said delay. http://t.co/y5OIzxSTl8 #PermanentDelay

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Stephen Fincher (R) @RepFincherTN08

RT if you think it's time for a PERMANENT delay of IRS-controlled healthcare. #‎PermanentDelay

Brian Schatz (D) @brianschatz

Thanks Taylor Kim for talking w/me abt your experience with juvenile diabetes. And for showing me some of your moves! http://t.co/ZNrgX9W7KW

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Senator Landrieu (D) @SenLandrieu

RT @brandanbonds: @marylandrieu Congrats, Senator! Wishing you & your team all the best as they begin campaigning!

Rep. Henry A. Waxman (D) @WaxmanClimate

RT @OFA: The time is now to show your support for #immigration reform and tell @SpeakerBoehner to #TakeItToTheHouse: http://t.co/rwEA8dVCCe

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