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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Cynthia Dill (D) @dillesquire

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@brianjameswalsh aww. poor you.

Team Rick Perry (R) @TeamRickPerry

RT @edsbs: In my struggle to mentally frame Mizzou on the SEC I have resorted to calling them "Farkansas" because they're basically in Canada.

Bob Menendez (D) @Menendez4NJ

Kyrillos voted against women’s health funding 6 times over the last 3 years. Why is Joe so hard on women and seniors in this state?

Bob Menendez (D) @Menendez4NJ

Bob Menendez helped deliver $300 million in federal funding for the NJ HomeKeeper Program has not gone to the families that need it most.

Marlin Stutzman (R) @MarlinStutzman

RT @NickBarbknecht: "give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus." http://t.co/GeDm6DGa

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Marlin Stutzman (R) @MarlinStutzman

RT @NickBarbknecht: "Mr. President, you're entitled to your own plane and your own house but not your own facts." @MittRomney #CantAfford4More

Rep. Mary Bono Mack (R) @MaryBonoUSA

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Check out http://t.co/8Lu69TDz to find out who the Raul Ruiz is.

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Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

RT @chrisrockoz: Paul Ryan says the President is "projecting weakness around the world." Osama Bin Laden responds with silence. #vpdebates

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Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D) @repcleaver

Ribbon Cutting for the SmartGrid Innovation Park @greenimpactzone @CindyCirco http://t.co/vmE6fKTS

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Sen. Tom Coburn M.D. (R) @TomCoburn

Great disection of #VPdebate by Peggy Noonan: Confusing Strength With Aggression - http://t.co/IehmcU8f http://t.co/bTTC6r9i via @WSJ

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Team Mitch (R) @Team_Mitch

RT @RobertHurt: Tonight's VP debate further proved that @PaulRyanVP and @MittRomney are the the only clear choice for Americans on Nov 6th

Gov. Sean Parnell (R) @AKGovParnell

RT @JRubinBlogger: Biden's laughing is losing the debate- obnoxious

Gov. Sean Parnell (R) @AKGovParnell

RT @EmilyMiller: Biden laughing when he disagrees with Ryan is so annoying. Like a child in time out.

Gov. Sean Parnell (R) @AKGovParnell

RT @TheFix: Ok. I have decided. I find the Biden smile slightly unsettling. #vpdebate

Gov. Sean Parnell (R) @AKGovParnell

RT @secupp: Biden needs to laugh a little less through the Libya, Middle East, nuclear Iran segment.

Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

Nữ Dân Biểu Liên Bang Loretta Sanchez sẽ có buổi gặp gỡ và chuyện trò với độc giả củatừ 2-4 giờ chiều Thứ Sáu, 10/12. http://t.co/9KxbCLkw

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Barack Obama (D) @BarackObama

.@JoeBiden: “We think you grow this country from the top down, not the middle out.” #TeamJoe

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

A friend just said VP #Biden must have skipped kindergarden because he hasn't learned to share time or wait until it's his turn. #VPDebate

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