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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US Rep E.B.Johnson (D) @RepEBJ

RT @RepBecerra: Observing a moment of silence with colleagues on the House floor. My heart goes out to all affected by the devastating tragedy in #Newtown.

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

RT @nadia__aja: Got my first college acceptance letter today from Florida International University :)

RepScottPerry (R) @RepScottPerry

RT @CBSNews: MORE: Inouye, 88, was the second-longest serving Senator in U.S, history, after Robert Byrd of West Virginia http://t.co/s2drA6vF

RepScottPerry (R) @RepScottPerry

RT @Alyssa_Milano: 5 Things You Need To Know about @instagram's new terms of service http://t.co/TnjZHqWq /via @heykim

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Darrell Issa (R) @DarrellIssa

RT @TheKudlowReport: Is Obama's NLRD biased for big labor? @DarrellIssa joins Larry tonight on @CNBC to discuss at 7p ET.

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Joe Wilson (R) @CongJoeWilson

My thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newton, CT.

Senator Roger Wicker (R) @SenatorWicker

Reminder - if you're a college student interested in interning in my office next summer, applications are due Dec 30th. http://t.co/ZGl9HqUq

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Barack Obama (D) @BarackObama

RT @whitehouse: Tonight, President Obama will speak at a vigil for victims & families in Newtown, CT. Watch live at 7pm ET: http://t.co/XoRYMWOQ

Steve Israel (D) @RepSteveIsrael

I cannot look parents in the eyes and defend Congress’ inability to renew assault weapons ban. It is indefensible. Pass it now.

Dan Bongino (R) @dbongino

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RT @itisearl: I wish I lived in Maryland so I could vote for @dbongino for US Senate, he is the real deal this country needs badly #realchange #gop

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

My thoughts & prayers are with all those affected by the shooting at St. Vincent's Hospital in Bham, AL this morning. http://t.co/Z4wfX0uA

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

What an honor this morning to dedicate the Bill of Rights monument at AZ Capitol.

Steve Israel (D) @RepSteveIsrael

A message on yesterday's violence in Newtown: http://t.co/IPRDiDxm

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Bob Kerrey (D) @kerreybob

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RT @Brianellner: Bob Kerrey @KerreyBob genius #guncontrol ad from 1994 Senate race: http://youtu.4be/Mwjo_MNdRT0 via @youtube

Frederica Wilson (D) @RepWilson

My sympathies to all affected by the violent act in Newtown, Connecticut. There are no words to describe this heartbreaking tragedy.

Rep. Scott Rigell (R) @RepScottRigell

I'll be on Fox Business with Neil Cavuto at 5:50 pm. Please tune in.

John Carney (D) @John_Carney

no way to explain senseless violence perpetrated on young children & their teachers. As a father I cannot imagine the pain of their families

Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

My condolences to the families and loved ones impacted by today's horrific shooting in CT.

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