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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Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

En breve estaré en VIVO por @notiuno 630AM junto a @luisenriquefalu

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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

Caroline Grace Lehtinen, our nieta, at her 1st @univmiami game! We #BeatUSF so well! #canesfam #IStandWithTheU

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

RT @joe_hill: The casting of Jason Statham as Grant in LINCOLN is inspired. The fight with Lee (Jeremy Renner) on the roofs of Charleston is for the ages.

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

Caroline Grace, our 2nd grandbaby, so enjoyed her 1st @univmiami game #IStandWithTheU #canesfam

Phil Bryant (R) @PhilBryantMS

Miss. Objects Obamacare, Goes Ahead With Insurance Exchanges: http://t.co/p0aSTucV

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Tim Bishop (D) @TimBishopNY

Equipment is moving in, and work to repair breach near Cupsogue County Park begins as early as tomorrow. http://t.co/H3hMeVOW

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Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D) @SenatorShaheen

RT @portsmouthnhnow: Shaheen honored by anti-violence group in N.H.: BEDFORD (AP) — New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen has been honored... http://t.co/ejElvELt

Tom Harkin (D) @SenatorHarkin

@EPAgov news is a step forward in promoting the use of clean, renewable fuels. RFS mandates are not the root cause of economic problems.

Tom Harkin (D) @SenatorHarkin

@EPAgov news is a step forward in promoting the use of clean, renewable fuels. RFS mandates are not the root cause of economic problems.

Rep. Walter Jones (R) @RepWalterJones

Please join me in telling the president to bring our troops home starting in the summer of 2013, NOT 2014 http://t.co/qcwY0Qr7

Governor Pat Quinn (D) @GovernorQuinn

The Tier 1 Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Chicago-STL high-speed rail corridor has been signed and issued. @IDOT_Illinois

JohnCornyn (R) @JohnCornyn

RT @TrenchtownTweet: @JohnCornyn markets crashing enough for you yet to get serious? Elections are over. MAKE A DEAL.

Gov. Sean Parnell (R) @AKGovParnell

Thanks to the AK Miners Assoc. for working to invest in infrastructure, open up our rich mineral resources, and create new jobs. #Alaska

Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

Congratulations to my good friend @GOPLeader for being selected to serve as House Majority Whip in the 113th Congress.

Senator Roy Blunt (R) @RoyBlunt

Tune into @CNBC at 10:40am CT – I’ll be talking to @carlquintanilla about the need for leadership to avoid the #FiscalCliff.

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Hedge fund managers who made a billion dollars last year now pay a lower effective tax rate than many teachers. #budget

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