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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Pete Sessions (R) @PeteSessions

Thanks for the nomination Roy Bailey! I gladly accept the #IceBucketChallenge to #StrikeOutALS. https://t.co/ANHZbOriqW

Pete Sessions (R) @PeteSessions

I would like to nominate Mayor @lauramaczka, Mayor Doug Athas, Mayor Eric Hogue, Mayor Mike Felix, and Mayor Todd Gottel. You have 24 hours!

Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

Wendy Fougy, 43, Found Safe in NJ | NBC4 Washington http://t.co/W1wCYasO3V via @undefined

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MarkBegich (D) @MarkBegich

Sitka voters getting out the vote! Polling open until 8pm. http://t.co/6wiM5d4b3V

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Dave Thompson (R) @ThompsonSenate

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@NewmanForAG

Gov. Robert Bentley (R) @GovernorBentley

ICYMI: Not a caretaker governor: Bentley promises further action on jobs, roads & prisons if re-elected http://t.co/WQtRkMAod1 #alpolitics

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

Journalist Steven Sotloff is in #ISIS custody. Went missing in Libya. Parents live in my Pinecrest town. Have met w/them. Felt helpless.

Sen. Tom Coburn M.D. (R) @TomCoburn

$$$ to improve children’s schools in Florida was spent to settle a lawsuit with a former contractor. #WasteWednesday http://t.co/6Luhq8uwl7

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Sen. Tom Coburn M.D. (R) @TomCoburn

Send me questions to ask NTIS director at today's hearing. NTIS collects free govt reports & then charges for them. http://t.co/bg3eH6Ivo6

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Al McAffrey (D) @AlMcAffrey

Q: When does 77 cents equal a $1? A: When you compare a woman's pay to a man's pay for doing same work. http://t.co/uOAKdKUjlG #PayEquity

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Rep. Scott Peters (D) @RepScottPeters

RT @TIME: Here's what the ALS Association is doing with the money from the Ice Bucket Challenge http://t.co/yp6pR9Q8HX

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Rep. Todd Rokita (R) @ToddRokita

Packed #TownHall in thebestwestern Monticello. Fighting for Lake… http://t.co/BgA5AUqBxP

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Richard Blumenthal (D) @SenBlumenthal

RT @SteveSinger10: Senate Democrats demand liquid nicotine rules @SenBlumenthal @RepEsty (from @AP) http://t.co/7zLceX5k18

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @RepSinema

RT @coreywoodstempe: @RepSinema You called me out I accepted the @ALSAZ #IceBucketChallenge @FredDuVal Will you accept the challenge??? https://t.co/c2b0CVlphm

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Nan Rich (D) @senatornanrich

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@JoiningForces me today at 5:30 pm in West Palm Beach http://t.co/vdie2XucM5 #StandWithNan

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Mark Meadows (R) @RepMarkMeadows

I took the #ALS #IceBucketChallenge to combat Lou Gehrig's disease. I call on @Jim_Jordan & @seanhannity to join me! http://t.co/OAAlHEm5gt

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MichelleLujanGrisham (D) @Michelle4NM

To help us reach our goal of reaching 2,000 voters, click on the following link to volunteer.... http://t.co/EhbJdwUpGJ

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