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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Mike Fitzpatrick (R) @RepFitzpatrick

50,000 volunteers signed up to help set the stage for #inagu2013

Jose E. Serrano (D) @RepJoseSerrano

Thanks to Pedro Diaz for his video of my statement regarding the political status of Puerto Rico.http://t.co/wh4m4Tah @pedrodiaz_pnp

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Jose E. Serrano (D) @RepJoseSerrano

En unos minutos estare en @notiuno 5PM hora de Puerto Rico y 4pm hora del este.

Jose E. Serrano (D) @RepJoseSerrano

The U.S. Capitol is beautifully decorated and ready for tomorrow. Lots of excitement everywhere. http://t.co/HIK3kf6K

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Jose E. Serrano (D) @RepJoseSerrano

Had the pleasure of meeting a group of students from Reinhardt University -Georgia, here for the inauguration. http://t.co/Jp1j13ev

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Martin O'Malley (D) @GovernorOMalley

In honor of Richard Ben Kramer, the State House flag will be flown at half mast. We've lost one of the kindest souls God ever created.

Barack Obama (D) @BarackObama

RT @sara_ela: Inspired by the energy at the #OFAlegacy conference. Find us online: http://t.co/YOsHfnC5.

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Mike Fitzpatrick (R) @RepFitzpatrick

42 cents of every federal dollar spent is borrowed. #NoBudgetNoPay

Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @cbyrdd: Me: "I wore sweatpants 3 out of 4 days last week" Lorie (my mom): "wow I wonder why you don't have a boyfriend" thanks Lor :-)

Brian Sandoval (R) @BrianSandoval

.@BrianSandoval at the White Pine & Eureka County Lincoln Day Breakfast. #HomeMeansNevada http://t.co/16i2BEGl

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Obama Inauguration (D) @obamainaugural

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.@Sebelius2016 pitches in at @dcck for the National Day of Service. #iserve http://t.co/dfw9Ui3C

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Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @virginiafoxx: The American people can't dodge Tax Day, Senate Democrats shouldn't be dodging Budget Day. #NoBudgetNoPay

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Luke Messer (R) @LukeMesserIN

We cannot continue to confiscate more and more of our citizen's hard earned dollars to balance our deficit. http://t.co/mZTOtX2F

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Luke Messer (R) @LukeMesserIN

The last Congress already raised taxes, it's time for this Congress to tackle Washington's spending binge! http://t.co/Dp1RzgsL

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Ron DeSantis (R) @RepDeSantis

RT @GOPLeader: If the Senate or the House fail to pass a budget, Members of Congress should not be paid. #NoBudgetNoPay

Ron DeSantis (R) @RepDeSantis

RT @RepHuizenga: If the Senate or House fails to pass a budget, Members of Congress will not be paid. #NoBudgetNoPay it's that simple.

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

It is NOT a balanced deal if we cut #Veterans' benefits instead of asking millionaires to pay more. http://t.co/xwmERh6d

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