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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G. K. Butterfield (D) @GKButterfield

I had a productive meeting today with Havelock city leadership. We discussed how sequestration will affect the... http://t.co/7XrcC4rOXV

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Steve Chabot (R) @RepSteveChabot

With Greg Schneider and Jeff Soule at UPS in Sharonville. Greg has an incredible 25 years of safe driving at UPS. http://t.co/2DcRX9fXEh

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Steve Chabot (R) @RepSteveChabot

With Greg Schneider and Jeff Soule at UPS in Sharonville. Greg has an incredible 25 years of safe driving at UPS. http://t.co/QkiUNQmMTC

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Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

March 14th or 3/14 is Pi day. In recognition of Pi Day and the importance of mathematics, logicians have created... http://t.co/Pi7DvQ4Uqs

Mark Takano (D) @RepMarkTakano

Honored to be having breakfast with Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki! http://t.co/I30f6Jh1W1

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John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

RT @SolanoLibrary: On March 18, the 2nd floor of the JFK Library in Vallejo will be closed to consolidate library services on one floor: http://t.co/KY0RCJyihL

Senator John Hoeven (R) @SenJohnHoeven

@KariWBlock Thanks for stopping by the office today. It was a pleasure to meet you.

Rep. Doug Lamborn (R) @RepDLamborn

Protect the 2nd Amendment ! Join me in helping put a stop to U.N. Arms Treaty. http://t.co/B8M67HhrSy #StopTheATT http://t.co/0Ok8QpXZ8E

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Lynn Jenkins (R) @RepLynnJenkins

Congratulations to the Catholic Church and its members on the selection of their new leader, Pope Jorge Mario Bergoglio. #NewPope

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Senator Thad Cochran (R) @SenThadCochran

I just voted with @SenTedCruz to #DefundObamacare. Congratulations to him this effort and for his maiden speech on the Senate floor today.

Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

In case you missed it—the Senate Armed Services Committee held an important and emotional hearing today, shedding... http://t.co/f5E9O6UD3U

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @RepSinema

Feels like home today! Welcome, @MayorStanton and Phoenix City Council! http://t.co/eYkH1JRoKm

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Ed Perlmutter (D) @Ed4Colorado

Today is a very important day in Colorado. Thank you to all of our state legislators and Governor John W.... http://t.co/2Enhxi8TEe

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