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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Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

Proud that the House awarded a Congressional Gold Medal to the Foot Soldiers who participated in Bloody Sunday. https://t.co/8tq7htNXzW

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Congressman Tim Ryan (D) @RepTimRyan

Today marks 50th anniversary of "Bloody Sunday" when a group of brave civil rights activists led by #MLK marched in Selma, Alabama #Selma50

John Kasich (R) @JohnKasich

ICYMI "With January jobs report, Ohio has recovered all private-sector jobs lost during the recession" #352K http://t.co/delnJ8kKoe

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Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D) @SenatorShaheen

It's time the #SupremeCourt guarantees full marriage equality #LoveCantWait Retweets 9 Favorites 12 http://t.co/sj2rZzv1IN

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US Rep Kathy Castor (D) @USRepKCastor

#FPI15 16th St Baptist Church bombed in 1963, 4 girls murdered: hear @repjohnlewis #civilrights http://t.co/7K3Tf9UpLH

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Susan W. Brooks (R) @SusanWBrooks

Pleased to spend time w/ IN House & Senate GOP interns talking about current events and leadership opportunities http://t.co/sVTmQFoRat

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Susan W. Brooks (R) @SusanWBrooks

Pleased to spend time w/ IN House & Senate GOP interns talking about current events and leadership opportunities http://t.co/ZxQvb44c0W

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US Rep Rodney Davis (R) @RodneyDavis

Great mtg w/ Secretary Blankenhorn about ways federal & state govts can work together to improve #IL13 transportation http://t.co/ZzScoFjHWw

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US Rep Kathy Castor (D) @USRepKCastor

16th St Baptist Church from #Birmingham Civil Rights Institute #IFP15 #civilrights history Who would bomb a church? http://t.co/m6i7Wvxp0x

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Bernie Sanders (I) @BernieSanders

@LAtimes: A Bernie Sanders presidential bid would take on the billionaires https://t.co/uFOkEByInN via @markzbarabak

Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) @MayorBowser

Clear ALL snow off your vehicles, windows, windshields, roof, truck & hood before you begin to drive. #StaySafeDC http://t.co/0pXQ7VthTY

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US Rep E.B.Johnson (D) @RepEBJ

“Human rights are women’s rights, and women’s rights are human rights." Happy International Women’s Day! #IWD2015

Doug LaMalfa (R) @DougLaMalfa

Maybe NBC can do it!--NBC News EMBARRASSES itself trying to protect Hillary and nail a Republican for personal email http://t.co/EJle0XnPlx

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Gov. Maggie Hassan (D) @GovernorHassan

New Hampshire has been recognized by @wallethub as the 5th-best state for women! http://t.co/V2QamoBHbG

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Nancy Pelosi (D) @NancyPelosi

As fabulous father of the House, Paul enabled mom to be Speaker of the House. #LeanInTogether - pass it on. http://t.co/EpUY55vTwi

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