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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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

Ron Kind (D) @KindforCongress

Tell @PaulRyanVP that we'll take good jobs, affordable healthcare, and quality education over #romney's charity #kindcat12

Kim Vann (R) @KimVannCongress

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Congratulations to the San Fancisco Giants for advancing to the #NLCS!

Kim Vann (R) @KimVannCongress

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Congratulations to the San Fancisco Giants for advancing to the #NLDS!

Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Congrats to MT Paul Feinman Named 1st Gay Man on NYS Appellate Division http://t.co/H34bGHig @NYGovPaterson @PrideAgenda

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Darrell Issa (R) @DarrellIssa

RT @PauletteRevere1: @DarrellIssa @repjustinamash <-Luv this guy! He stands 4 #Freedom and the #Constitution and has guts to do so! I wish he was in my state!

Laura Richardson (D) @RepLRichardson

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Remembering the victims & thinking of their families on the one year anniversary of the Seal Beach Massacre

Pete Olson (R) @PeteOlson

Today is the 44th anniversary of Apollo 7 - America's first manned space flight! #NASA #tx22 http://t.co/QtqCRxHE

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Rep. Mary Bono Mack (R) @MaryBonoUSA

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RT @RichardGrenell: i hope the moderator asks Raul why he protested against Thanksgiving while at Harvard >@MyDesert: @MaryBonoMack & @Dr_RaulRuiz debate Friday

Jonathan Paton (R) @JonathanPaton

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RT @Scarpinato: Another newspaper declines endorsing @Ann_Kirkpatrick in #AZ01. "Disgusted" with new ad against @JonathanPaton: http://t.co/sqx5RSsu

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

@Kia Manufacturing Georgia now accepting applications for Advanced Manufacturing Systems and Technology Positions http://t.co/AtSLMVg4

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Bob Menendez (D) @Menendez4NJ

First words out of Kyrillos' mouth are contradictory. Says he'll support raising the middle wage but has voted against. #SenateDebateNJ

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