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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Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

Mitt shot his whole wad in the first debate.

Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

Oboma's last answer re misconception he believes govt creates jobs served as a terrific direct answer to the question.

Nikki Haley (R) @nikkihaley

RT @TreyWalker: What if morning after prez debate logic was applied to #Gamecock football: "We beat LSU!!"

Mike McIntyre (D) @MikeMcIntyreNC

I am committed to making sure North Carolina education students and system have the resources they need and... http://t.co/JxWcAfIj

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Mike McIntyre (D) @MikeMcIntyreNC

I am committed to making sure North Carolina education students and system have the resources they need and... http://t.co/hQMkBMgA

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Earl Ray Tomblin (D) @GovTomblin

@MikeMallow Ahh, the good old days. Had forgotten about writing that. But does that mean you're considering ...

Gill for Congress (D) @davidgill2012

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New Poll: Dr. Gill Seizes 6 Point Lead http://t.co/RwwgMMMd.

Gill for Congress (D) @davidgill2012

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New Poll: Dr. Gill Seizes 6 Point Lead http://t.co/RwwgMMMd.

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

RT @Politicolnews: Way off topic, Romney is an ass. Obama is winning this one. #Debate

Lindsey Graham (R) @LindseyGrahamSC

If you haven't done so yet, please allow follow our Facebook page. http://t.co/CHOQkBnE

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Ed Perlmutter (D) @Ed4Colorado

RT @TheFix: LOVE partisans on Twitter. EVERYTHING their guy says is right, EVERYTHING other guys says is bad/lie. #debates

Fred Karger (R) @fredkarger

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RT @zachdcarter: Brutal Obama hit on Romney's support for "territorial" tax system, which allows zero taxation for offshore corporate $. #debate

Ron Kind (D) @KindforCongress

@mittromney easily suggested sending people to war in order to prove their alliance to the US, especially those who can't vote #kindchat12

Matt Doheny (R) @Doheny4Congress

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Our opponent said ObamaCare didn't "cut" Medicare, it "reduced payments." That's semantics. It's a cut. http://t.co/eOtEF68H #ny21debate

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Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @chatterbarn: #buddychat Why take something good and try to twist it into something bad? He helped a woman in need. Leave it at that.

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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I am working with @RayLaHood to ensure that #Detroit has efficient regional transportation & light rail. http://t.co/xIbhCUD3

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Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

Number of the Day: 10. For every 10 people added to the labor force, 10 drop out. Not OK. http://t.co/34dXYpz6 http://t.co/RiacPnQv

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