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

Broke the record of House & Senate #statehood cosponsors as we prepare for Senate statehood hearing Monday. #DC

Quinn for Illinois (D) @QuinnForIL

What's his name? MT @NicholaG123 Canines support @QuinnForIL! Maybe he'll join us for a phonebank this Thursday! http://t.co/hHSsliUa5J

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David B. McKinley (R) @RepMcKinley

Very good! Not crazy about one Obama shot when it was so positive.

Rep. Jim McGovern (D) @RepMcGovern

I will be on @msnbc at 11 am to discuss #ISIS

RepBThompson (D) @BennieGThompson

Today the House Is hosting a hearing on security measures to protect our Nation from the threat of… http://t.co/yeV2NVXiu1

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John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

Ranking Member Garamendi urges #AmericanMaritime to make use of the new opportunities in bipartisan job training reform law

Rod Blum (R) @BlumforCongress

RT @Gov_Rick: Proud to support @BlumforCongress! A great conservative we need to get to Washington. #RickPAC

Doug Ose (R) @DougOse

Let’s bring more jobs to AR by investing in a better-trained workforce and technical skills. http://t.co/1wHBLSLGoQ http://t.co/biY7HNpgX6

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Richard Blumenthal (D) @SenBlumenthal

#ForLori would restrict those under temporary restraining order from keeping/buying a gun. http://t.co/QqbWUe21b4 http://t.co/dLVUBe7vzP

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CathyMcMorrisRodgers (R) @cathymcmorris

RT @Riva1213: The inspiring @cathymcmorris encourages women to be kind, take risks, and dream big things at #NJWomen2014!

Annette Teijeiro (R) @AnnetteTeijeiro

RT @daxtonbrown: If you are a Nevadan, please follow @AnnetteTeijeiro running for Congress in CD1 against radical Leftist @dinatitus

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Don Berwick (D) @berwickforMA

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RT @JordynLeo: #AllMeansAll Get out and vote crazy people! @berwickforMA We got this! ✔️ #magov #donward http://t.co/mEDTvmJrd7

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Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

#EPA’s attempt at an unprecedented power grab will saddle hardworking Americans, small businesses, & farmers. https://t.co/IhzVLHpJ4s

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

Dems try to ban speech, with loophole their #1 donor who says terrorists 'deserve medals of honor for their actions' http://t.co/0NjmwlRNnM

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Sheila Jackson Lee (D) @JacksonLeeTX18

RT @ASwoyer: Sheila Jackson Lee to #NFL Commissioner: Stop talk and initiate the funding to fight domestic #violence @washtimes http://t.co/orblJBmKMH

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Ed Perlmutter (D) @Ed4Colorado

RT @hickforco: Announcing our new poet laureate, Joseph Hutchison, an advocate for literacy, poetry & literature in #Colorado....

Pete Ricketts (R) @RickettsForGov

RT @maireadsafranek: Great turnout at the first @CRsUNL meeting! Thanks to Lt. Gov Heidemann for speaking. @RickettsForGov #UNL http://t.co/fGB5LhIJ7c

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