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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Sen. James Lankford (R) @SenatorLankford

Shooting a video with my #SOU guest Dr. Eric Joseph at the Capitol. http://t.co/ZRftpBaQiv

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Governor Rick Snyder (R) @onetoughnerd

"In a couple of hours, you'll hear another tonight." -Gov Snyder #MISOTS15 #SOTU

Governor Rick Snyder (R) @onetoughnerd

Oh yeah it does! RT @onetoughnerd: Michigan's reinvention continues. #MISOTS15 http://t.co/RuCjYiKLax

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Michael Burgess, MD (R) @michaelcburgess

Since his last SOTU, the president's failed policies on immigration have hurt American families. What issues are important to you?#SOTU2015

US Rep. Mike Turner (R) @RepMikeTurner

RT @daytondailynews: Turner to Congress: Stop naming buildings after yourself. This bill make's sure you won't: : http://t.co/LfQj01CJQ9 http://t.co/lXYRsJmgQi

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Donald Payne Jr. (D) @RepDonaldPayne

RT @TIME: NBC will stream Super Bowl XLIX online for free http://t.co/P8nsEpRLha

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Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

RT @HouseGOP: 3 Things to Know About the House Homeland Bill → http://t.co/zMYdD9MTSw http://t.co/fjJNQG4FJr

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Ted Lieu (D) @tedlieu

There is a Kogi food truck inside LAX Terminal 4. They serve Korean tofu burritos. I love our district. #cd33 #ca33

Doug Collins (R) @RepDougCollins

joel do me a favor and check your fb or house email @joelbur thanks

Luke Messer (R) @LukeMesserIN

RT @indystar: Indy Republicans have tapped this businessman and Iraq veteran to run for mayor. http://t.co/a6ZgJ1nOKk http://t.co/2iXwHiWJTY

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

@TMacDonaldWHYY This is at Kelley School which was one super spirited service project developed with @CityYearPhilly @CityYear Great job !

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Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

RT @RepGwenMoore: Hey @RepJimMcDermott: Getting those bagels ready for that sweet, Washington smoked salmon. @WeGotEd knows what I'm saying! #PackersNation

Steny Hoyer (D) @StenyHoyer

RT @BarackObama: Wishing @FLOTUS the happiest birthday today. Thanks for being an inspiration every day of the year. http://t.co/TBK1J1rk51

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JohnCornyn (R) @JohnCornyn

In SOTU, POTUS will falling back on his same old, tired, ineffective redistributionist policies. Growing wages and the economy better way.

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

1 out of 4 women will be victim of a sexual attack during academic years. Less than 5% of the attacks are reported @NYSCASA @OJPNIJ @RAINN01

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