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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Ed Royce (R) @RepEdRoyce

RT @CassidyAlyse: Just casually had a conversation with @RepEdRoyce on my front porch about voting, lobbying for @Invisible and of course @IMKristenBell

Jeanne Shaheen (D) @JeanneShaheen

On to Manchester! Great energy on the trail all day today. It's not to late to vote. Go to http://t.co/odCqMHQBHp http://t.co/veNoR6rYN8

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Collins for Senator (R) @collins4senator

A quick stop with supporters at Gritty's in Auburn! #mepolitics http://t.co/IWXyIENWEq

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Gordon Ball (D) @GordonBall4TN

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RT @dccc: RETWEET IF YOU VOTED TODAY! #1more http://t.co/CNgzzfXDSg

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Alison L. Grimes (D) @AlisonForKY

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Awesome, Cody! "@CodyL_Rose Just voted for the 1st time today and @AlisonForKY got my vote! #AlisonForKentucky"

Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

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From #GOP Mayor Bolen!! #PA12 http://t.co/SATzusi1Vx

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

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VOTERS BEWARE: Center Township & Aliquippa precinct 8 voters report machines are registering 'R' after pushing straight 'D.' #PA12

Thomas Ravenel (I) @Thomasravenel

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Polls are open until 7pm! #TeamRavenel will be watching the returns privately; Thank you for your support! https://t.co/T5uj6wvn3z

Margie Wakefield (D) @MargieforKS

It wouldn't be #ElectionDay without a special guest at campaign HQ, would it? Thank you for visiting us, @keikamara! http://t.co/LGPKyOley8

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Mike Bishop (R) @MikeBishopMI

Remember, if you don't vote, you get what you deserve ... http://t.co/J6Oj5mN10y

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Mike Bishop (R) @MikeBishopMI

Ever notice how some people actually think they have to be a twit when using Twitter.

Mike Bishop (R) @MikeBishopMI

If you're like me and you just don't want to throw away those Halloween pumpkins ... http://t.co/F6StwbigaC

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Alison L. Grimes (D) @AlisonForKY

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Hey Kentucky – you have 5 hours left to vote! Make sure you know where your polling place is: https://t.co/p0kWGfF3xK http://t.co/lIopXS9LNN

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Michael Bennet (D) @BennetForCO

It’s Election Day! If your ballot is still sitting on the kitchen counter, make sure it gets in the mail today!

Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

RT @strangerslog: Vote for @RepJimMcDermott! What other politician makes a Vine in a Bruce Lee jumpsuit? http://t.co/qywu8CZYLQ http://t.co/3NUPwyHyTz

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Patrick Murphy (D) @PatrickMurphyFL

Great to see so many in #FL18 out at the polls this morning! #GOTV http://t.co/W48o2Lnbi7

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Charlie Crist (D) @CharlieCrist

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Quick update with just over 5 hours to go: https://t.co/hin6FQLsM1

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Al Franken (D) @alfranken

If you have any problems casting a #MN ballot, call the voter protection headline: http://t.co/Ual5R2zLff #mnvotes http://t.co/Nk9TJPnkkQ

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