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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Niki Tsongas (D) @nikiinthehouse

@AmnestyOnline I’m speaking in support @SenBobCasey amendment around 5pm, Afghan women must have seat at the table http://t.co/lthqwlgD

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Niki Tsongas (D) @nikiinthehouse

I’m speaking around 5pm urging colleagues to support protections for Afghan women & @SenBobCasey’s amendment http://t.co/lthqwlgD

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Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

@GroverNorquist, you'll be missed at today's important @PoliticoPro tax discussion. #p2012

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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I'm flying to DC today with President Obama. I will ask him for help in solving Detroit's financial crisis. I won't give up or lose hope!

Rick Larsen (D) @RepRickLarsen

RT @RealHankAaron: Alright folks! Its follow time. RT for a follow.

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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I'm flying to DC today with the President Obama. I'll ask him for help in solving Detroit's financial crisis. I won't give up or lose hope!

Connie Mack (R) @ConnieMackIV

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Thanks for the follow! @AntonucciDaniel

Dr. Richard Carmona (D) @CarmonaForAZ

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RT @AlexisTameronAZ: No one had to put up w more political bullshit than this guy: @luisheredia. He's an under appreciated gift to @azdemparty since 19??.

Marco Rubio (R) @marcorubio

12/8/12 - Sen Marco Rubio (R-FL) Delivers Weekly GOP Address On Jobs & The Middle Class http://t.co/d0jDM4md via @youtube

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Bob Brady (D) @RepBrady

Today, Lincoln Financial Field hosts the 113th Army Navy Game! Thank you to all who serve our nation, and in honor... http://t.co/2zuGe4ti

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

.@whitehouse's request of $60b will enable NY & NJ to recover, repair&rebuild better&stronger than before - @NYGovCuomo & @GovChristie

Rep. Paul Gosar, DDS (R) @RepGosar

CBO has renewed its fiscal cliff warning: http://t.co/kJp1TQwB Now more than ever, we must work together #Fiscalcliff http://t.co/CNhZmFsV

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Nikki Haley (R) @nikkihaley

RT @RobGodfrey: RT @PeterHambyCNN Haley: "I will appoint a person who has the same philosophy of government that Jim DeMint and I share."

Kenny Marchant (R) @RepKenMarchant

RT @GOPWhip: Dec 7, 1941 - "a day which will live in infamy"

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

RT @fshakir: 102 House Ds, led by Grijalva, Ellison, Crowley, Courtney + Conyers, pen letter to Boehner urging him to take cuts to Soc Sec off the table.

Cynthia Dill (D) @dillesquire

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Does Bob Costas have a Second Amendment right to carry a firearm while broadcasting? Should he?

Senator Roy Blunt (R) @RoyBlunt

RT @RoyBlunt Press: .@MONewsHorizon: #FiscalCliff: @RoyBlunt Warns Lowering Estate Tax Would Harm Farmers http://t.co/RRKS4bI8

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Rep. Lynn Woolsey (D) @RepLynnWoolsey

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Why do we spend like drunken sailors on wars & weapons that destroy life, but squeeze programs that save lives? http://t.co/FuE4Aako #AIDS

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