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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Julianne Ortman (R) @JulianneOrtman

RT @SheilaKihne: U can say that again “@SenatorBenson: Impromptu quartet performing outside Senate Chamber during recess. This is a place like no other.

Michael Wager (D) @MichaelWager14

This week on twitter: 75 new followers, 27 new unfollowers and followed 398 people via http://t.co/LiGv7wKy0b

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Michael Wager (D) @MichaelWager14

Thx to all that joined us for the opening of our campaign offices in Solon. Special thx to Councilman Ed Kraus for his warm Solon welcome!

Igor Birman (R) @Igor_Birman

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Tommorow I will be on the @wilkowmajority on SirusXM Patriot channel 125 at 9:40am PST discussing my campaign here in #CA07

Paul DeMarco (R) @Paul_DeMarco

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We are currently livestreaming tonight's #TeaParty debate with #AL06 congressional candidates: http://t.co/kHdMOdXFgZ #alpolitics #tcot

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Elizabeth Esty (D) @RepEsty

@LutherTurmelle About 30 years ago when we were dating in college. Time flies!

Brian Schatz (D) @brianschatz

Consumers need protection from credit. Good news from @BankofHawaii: offering customers free FICO scores http://t.co/XXRE9aJuOH

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Sam Brownback (R) @govsambrownback

Shawnee Mission teachers benefit fro education bill w/pay raises & reward for professional growth #ksleg #ksed http://t.co/4DXPcwqG73

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Fred DuVal (D) @FredDuVal

@EvanWyloge -1 for not capitalizing the "V" #CmonMan!

Paul DeMarco (R) @Paul_DeMarco

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We are livestreaming tonight's #TeaParty debate with #AL06 congressional candidates right here: http://t.co/kHdMOdXFgZ #alpolitics #tcot

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Bob Barr (R) @bobbarrcongress

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Submachine guns being ordered by Ag Dept. Why? To shoot who? #gapol #GA11 #barr #gagop

Jackie Walorski (R) @RepWalorski

Our vets are dying because of mismanaged care at @DeptVetAffairs We must hold them accountable, #VAaccountability http://t.co/BMFQBIhjOL

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Rhonda Sivarajah (R) @rhonda4congress

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I would never accept the endorsement of a group that supports Common Core. http://t.co/NF7ZzJ0Mvt #mngop #stribpol http://t.co/6RVbpBDGAo

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Mary Landrieu (D) @MaryLandrieu

RT @DTinkisGoodwill: @MaryLandrieu Great meeting today with Senator Landrieu's office. Thanks for supporting Goodwill and more jobs for Louisiana!

Asa Hutchinson (R) @AsaHutchinson

I am a strong supporter of #2A rights & proud to be endorsed by the @NRA! Visit http://t.co/lFAUp87jlG to show your support! #argov

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Rep. Doug Lamborn (R) @RepDLamborn

We honor federal, state, & local law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty. #PeaceOfficersMemorialDay http://t.co/c8JCx9DI3T

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

Congress has long-neglected our federal Highway Trust Fund. My thoughts here: http://t.co/xR4IuwQRSS

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Richard Blumenthal (D) @SenBlumenthal

I welcome the President's appointment of Rob Nabor to oversee the VA as a vital urgent step in this investigation: http://t.co/mvritdixSv

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Frederica Wilson (D) @RepWilson

RT @AfAmEducation: We're sharing lessons from Miami, FL roundtable on supporting #BMOC follow #AfAmEdChat to join us & @HispanicEd @RepWilson @WhiteHouseAIAN

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Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

Sen. McConnell recognizing the spirit of #Kentucky on the Senate floor marking the 50th anniversary of the #Bourbon Resolution @KyDistillers

Steve Rathje (R) @SteveRathje

Northeast Iowa's Dubuque Telegraph Herald poll has Steve Rathje up by double digits. http://t.co/2dsGmPYXOz

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Rep. Marc Veasey (D) @RepVeasey

At the groundbreaking of the new site 4 Southeast Community Health Ctr in #FortWorth w/ @RepKayGranger & @NTACHC #TX33 #DFW

Nan Rich (D) @senatornanrich

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.@MiamiHerald Better off no one defends this terrible law! #lgbt #DOMA http://t.co/2JicfNFrSI

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Bob Beauprez (R) @bobbeauprez

RT @janus303: @bobbeauprez Clements was in charge of your "hug a thug" program. You are a ghoul who doesn't deserve public office. @710KNUS #copolitics

Paul R. LePage (R) @Governor_LePage

It is an honor o National Nursing Home Week

Ed Lindsey (R) @edlindsey14

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http://t.co/BjzyDMXbR6

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Trish4Congress (D) @Trish4Congress

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Intactivists should watch: http://t.co/Itq3g4ICD7. #i2 :-) @jakelodwick @adamconover

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Dennis Daugaard (R) @dennisdaugaard

RT @AberdeenNews: Poll: Daugaard has hefty lead in gov race; Pressler muddles Senate race: Six months before the general electio... http://t.co/9pedEL8TDZ

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Rep. Bill Flores (R) @RepBillFlores

Employees at an Obamacare processing center worth $1.2B claim to not have enough work to go around. #GovernmentWaste http://t.co/eGVVjchWxt

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Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

RT @weeklystandard: Obamacare Contractor Pays Employees to Spend Their Days Doing Nothing http://t.co/h01Uci6Rap

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Susana Martinez (R) @Gov_Martinez

RT @AdamFeldmanABQ: Must-read. Lawrence Rael (@Rael_for_NM ) used city lobbyist to push bill only aimed at helping him. #nmgov #nmpol http://t.co/3hGa8OkUNF

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

One week until the Primary Election! Please consider volunteering for our campaign to bring pragmatic... http://t.co/QuW9L3jOKJ

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Bob Beauprez (R) @bobbeauprez

RT @CRobertBuchanan: That should win you 47% of the vote. MT @bobbeauprez: "Bob is committed to the future.” -todays endorsement by Gov Romney #COpolitics #COGov

Pete Ricketts (R) @RickettsForGov

RT @maireadsafranek: Nebraska is lucky to have such a tough choice in the #NEGOV race, all good candidates.But I'm confident @RickettsForGov is best for the job.

Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

My week on twitter: 30 New Followers, 98 Mentions, 259K Mention Reach, 19 Replies, 41 Retweets. via http://t.co/z1acppcled

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Paul Broun (R) @PaulBrounforGA

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Early voting with my son Collins, but first, let me take a #selfie. #throwbackthursday #tbt #GOTVhttp://t.co/zdM9x1paJz

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

RT @tyre64: Congradulations to @ErinforPA for what sounds like a clear win in her debate tonight.

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