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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Butch Otter (R) @OtterforIdaho

Our view home after 89 stops and 10 days on the #ofi #idGOP #BusTour across Idaho. We can’t thank everyone enough! http://t.co/M5S3w0RPLu

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Team Joni (R) @JoniForIowa

RT @ddkochel: .@JoniForIowa 44 days 99 counties 8 PUBLIC events a day #RunandWin Braley events rare/private, non-advertised. #Angry #Losing #iasen

Tim Scott (R) @votetimscott

RT @BlacksFund: @MMitty66 Very smart. He'll make a great Senator for years and years to come. His Opportunity Agenda is really good. @votetimscott

Barbara Comstock (R) @BarbaraComstock

Thanks to our volunteers at the Chantilly Office this morning, 10 days to go! #VA10 http://t.co/jp1UDBwYYu

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Dina Titus (D) @dinatitus

Congratulations to @Giunchigliani @JessSferrazza and the other awardees at tonight's http://t.co/UaG8LKgyQW

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Roy Cho (D) @RoyCho5

RT @NJTransit_delay: WOW. @RepGarrett must be scared of losing his race to @RoyCho5. During #ChoDebate Garrett just said he's in favor of re-starting ARC Tunnel.

Doug Daggett (R) @DaggettCongress

RT @despaulding: Thought and prayers going up this evening for Sharna Walgren and her family at the passing of her father... http://t.co/rRIa2fpGX2

Mark Takai (D) @MarkTakai

Shame to see TeaParty tactics: Tax Mailer my parents got today, funded by @AAN who gave 300K to @Djou4Hawaii "no mainland dark money" #HI01

Governor Sandoval (R) @GovSandoval

Cenntro bringing hundreds of jobs to Sparks via @SparksTribune "It’s something that we’ve been in waiting for" -- http://t.co/69W6Pk35V7

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Team Cornyn (R) @TeamCornyn

RT @davidzapata21: El Sen. Cornyn cree que debemos simplificar nuestro sistema de impuestos para que tambien beneficien a los negocios pequenos @TeamCornyn

Team Cornyn (R) @TeamCornyn

Would a Wall Street shill author a bill that protects taxpayers from more bailouts? Definitely not. #Cornyn4TX

Al McAffrey (D) @AlMcAffrey

WATCH: "Oklahoma" Vote for Al McAffrey on Nov. 4th. make plans to meet up with some friends and Vote. http://t.co/x47QNGNg15

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

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COMMIT TO VOTE FOR ERIN! Step 1: Change your profile picture https://t.co/6IHShZBqCA http://t.co/GiSzKJRymz

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Brian Sandoval (R) @BrianSandoval

Tell your friends Early Voting starts tomorrow and find poll locations here: http://t.co/6NfkDtJ605

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Pryor For Senate (D) @PryorForSenate

RT @YDArkansas: Voted early for @PryorForSenate yet? RT and make this your profile picture to show your support! #arpx #arsen http://t.co/1IaoQ2A7QB

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Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

Parading in Fairfax Homecoming w marching band. Go rebels!

Dave Reichert (R) @davereichert

Received word of the #Marysville High School shooting. Am monitoring closely and prayers are with the students, staff, and families

Will Hurd (R) @WillHurd

.@flocktard I suggest you check out his bio. I suspect you'll realize that you are very wrong about him: http://t.co/etLgzvqQaW

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