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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Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Representatives Higgins, Slaughter and I sent a letter to Speaker John Boehner urging him to bring H.R. 1351 to... http://t.co/5bGYSYYd

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Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Looking forward to cheering on Team USA in their sled hockey game against Canada today in Amherst. The fact that... http://t.co/E1wlIJcn

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Frank Pallone (D) @FrankPallone

Thanks to the Edison NJ-based developers of Zero Bully.Their software helps schools become aware of & prevent bullying http://t.co/B3WoVFCW

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Michele Bachmann (R) @TeamBachmann

.@TimPawlety: "I'm excited to endorse my friend Michele Bachmann for a 4th term. She has always been a great fighter for Minnesota." #MNGOP

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Today, along with Senators Schumer & Gillibrand, I sent a letter to VA Secretary Shinseki urging him to keep the... http://t.co/8mt9BvaI

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Rep. Richard Hanna (R) @RepRichardHanna

I'm supporting a bill to prevent dramatic military spending cuts in 2013. Check out the details here: http://t.co/mKZ72bDE #NY24

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Rep. Richard Hanna (R) @RepRichardHanna

RELEASE: Hanna Supports Legislation to Prevent Defense Cuts http://t.co/mKZ72bDE #NY24

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Senator Mark Begich (D) @SenatorBegich

Good luck to the 24 teams racing in the World Championship Sled Dog Race that starts today in downtown Anchorage! http://t.co/C2KxlEkC...

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Jan Schakowsky (D) @janschakowsky

Amazed at the turnout for today's Speak Out for #BirthControl! Standing room only! #p2 Contraception is not... http://t.co/GTNO7UKe

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Jan Schakowsky (D) @janschakowsky

Today, I stood up and spoke out against attacks on women's access to birth control. No employer should decide for... http://t.co/vDWZVB4B

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Mike Ross (D) @RepMikeRoss

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Friday Open Forum: As you know, gas prices continue to skyrocket. Working families here in Arkansas cannot afford... http://t.co/ItmdOQ2i

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Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

RT @MinnesotaDFL: Join Rep. Ellison tmrw for voter suppression forum! MT @keithellison Thx League of Women Voters MN for great video. See http://t.co/vrJiO3A3

Dennis Kucinich (D) @Dennis_Kucinich

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RT @deancuttting: “Congress is full of replaceable parts, but Dennis Kucinich is not one of them. Dennis is unique.” -- Alan Grayson http://t.co/FLTiJJQJ

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

At Hwy 7 with @McLaughin_P @scottdibble, Rep. Frank Hornstein, & Tom Harmening to talk abt fixing MN's crumbling bridges

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Happening now: Brunch with Bernie on the @Thom_Hartmann show. Watch live here: http://t.co/bJ8GLqWq #Vt #Vermont

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Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Thanks to League of Women Voters MN for great video. See http://t.co/fsIiEvXi

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Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

HEADLINE: "Stock Market Does Much Worse Under Republicans" http://t.co/m85FIgL4 QUESTION: Does middle-class face same fate under Repubs? #p2

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Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Don’t forget to stop by my “Congress On Your Corner” this morning at the Lancaster Municipal Building at 5423... http://t.co/ukCBPzQg

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Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@Aftermath8 subsidies to oil and ethanol producers through direct checks and tax loopholes and "incentives" amounts to $17 billion annually.

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