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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JeffFortenberry (R) @JeffFortenberry

I am very saddened by the news of Congressman Donald Payne’s passing. Donald Payne was a good friend. He was... http://t.co/aDx3wy0C

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Rep. Hank Johnson (D) @RepHankJohnson

The Commander in Chief is schooling his foreign policy critics, who seek to score political pts with loose talk of war.

Rep. Paul Gosar, DDS (R) @RepGosar

Headed to floor to begin consideration of H.R. 2842, a bill @reptipton and I put forth to spur rural econ devel & increase renewable energy

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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I uploaded a @YouTube video http://t.co/ohCUG7Yu WHM Clarke

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Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

Honored my friend Congressman Donald Payne and called out shock jocks & talk radio. See video here http://t.co/CITzAcry #p2

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Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

Pierluisi lleva al hemiciclo asunto de salud de los #viequenses https://t.co/j4RIxlOe

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Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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I have been slow on the Tweets this past weekend. Sorry about that. I am now back!

Eddie B Johnson (D) @RepEBJ

Celebrating the new Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge Opening >> https://t.co/c9SoMq4p

CathyMcMorrisRodgers (R) @cathymcmorris

Fun to attend the WA St Presidential primary this morning. Can't wait to hear the statewide results.

CathyMcMorrisRodgers (R) @cathymcmorris

@neo82 Absolutely. Thank you precinct 6144 and all the great Washingtonians who participated in their caucuses today.

Senator Mark Begich (D) @SenatorBegich

Time to lay out priorities for the rest of the year: #jobs #pipeline #earlyed #offshore #oil and gas development. #Alaska

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Gov. Cuomo made an excellent choice for WNY today with the appointment of Howard Zemsky as Chairman of the... http://t.co/EUbhe0bl

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Albio Sires (D) @RepSires

On my way to the AIPAC reception and dinner at the Washington Convention Center.

Rep. Henry Cuellar (D) @RepCuellar

Farm bill needs to be authorized this year—my op-ed on The Hill http://t.co/OzMOfH8t

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John Conyers (D) @repjohnconyers

RT @JeffDSachs: Terrific piece in the @Guardian on my vision for the World Bank: http://t.co/IbwS94XJ

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Rep. James Lankford (R) @RepLankford

I'm at the 2012 AIPAC Policy Conference this afternoon to take part in a panel discussion about my trip to Israel last year.

Rep. Trent Franks (R) @RepTrentFranks

Margaret Sanger, Founder of #PlannedParenthood: Birth control must lead ultimately to a cleaner race. http://t.co/pVyzk3S7 #SanctityofLife

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Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Today, I sent a letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson urging the Environmental Protection Agency to expedite... http://t.co/sjNkRsda

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