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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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Lie on the floor under a table or another sturdy object

Governor Christie (R) @GovChristie

@The_RGA Thank you to everyone for all your prayers. We will get through this storm.

Karen Harrington (R) @Karen4Congress

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@kssturgis62 direct message

John Barrow (D) @Barrow4GA

RT @JamesRichardson: There's something unseemly about asking candidates for whom they'll vote in the presidential contest. cc: GA political press corps.

Janice Arnold-Jones (R) @JaniceforNM

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State Senator Sander Rue Endorses Janice Arnold-Jones. “We need a representative in Washington who understands... http://t.co/v0c8H2yw

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Janice Arnold-Jones (R) @JaniceforNM

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Commissioner Wayne Johnson Endorses Janice. “From the East Mountains to the center of Albuquerque, my County... http://t.co/ysaBUxtm

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Governor Dan Malloy (D) @GovMalloyOffice

RT @femaregion2: Storm Surge is water that is pushed toward the shore by the force of the winds swirling around the storm #Sandy

Karen Harrington (R) @Karen4Congress

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@kssturgis62 Please check your DM's!

Linda Lingle (R) @lingle2012

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Have you seen the chilling pic of #HurricaneSandy in skies above Statue of Liberty? http://t.co/WzAf5sR2 #AlohaForEastCoast #Prayers

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Rep. Chip Cravaack (R) @RepChipCravaack

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RT @TweeterMoe: Thank you to @RepChipCravaack for the follow. Gave it my best canvassing and GOTV this weekend #Cravaack2012 #RomneyRyan #ExpandTheMap

Steve Pestka (D) @VotePestka

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Amash super PAC funded ad reaches new depths of pathetic. Again, only criticism is Steve spends HIS OWN money. Amash record? Indefensible.

Karen Harrington (R) @Karen4Congress

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@KLSouth DM me and I'll give you the email address.

Karen Harrington (R) @Karen4Congress

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@KLSouth @TangoDoug I DM'd Tango earlier!

Gov. Gary Johnson (R) @GovGaryJohnson

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Thank you for voting for me in @IVNetwork's poll. @JillStein2012 & I will #debate again on Nov. 5th. http://t.co/6yMvQAer #election2012

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Lois Frankel (D) @LoisFrankel

Lois balanced her budget all 8 years as mayor. What have you done @AdamHasner? #FL22Facts #FactsNotFiction

Bobby Scott (D) @BobbyScott4VA3

RT @washingtonpost: Tim Kaine enters the final days of a key U.S. Senate race in Va. with a clear lead over George Allen, Post poll shows. http://t.co/8BtlccEg

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