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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Adriano Espaillat (D) @EspaillatNY

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.@GersonBorrero another pitiful demonstration about how little you really know about @EspaillatNY

Andy Barr (R) @barrforcongress

RT @SpeakerBoehner: Five years ago, Democrats controlled the House & dropped a 300-page amendment at 3 AM. Here’s what happened: http://t.co/5QcJg5UU3q #TBT

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Andy Barr (R) @barrforcongress

RT @deirdrewalshcnn: McConnell win RT @PCNN: Just in- @SCOTUS rules for Congress in White House fight over recess appointments

Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

Strong finish, #USMNT showing it can hang with any team out there. Can’t wait for next week! #WorldCup #LetsDoThis

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Larry Bucshon, MD (R) @RepLarryBucshon

This ruling helps restore checks & balances btwn Congress & the White House & is a victory for the American people. http://t.co/Jouf1C5nLC

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

We have a MAJOR fundraising deadline coming up fast... This district is sick of the gridlock and extremism. It's... http://t.co/41OOdH2onZ

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Rep. Luke Messer (R) @RepLukeMesser

Join me on @CNN with @wolfb at 1:40 where we're discussing the President's abuse of executive power

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

Stockman's Resolutions of Inquiry intended to force Obama officials to turn over information on illegal IRS targeting http://t.co/GBIQo1QQ1T

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

FLASH: Stockman introduces Resolutions of Inquiry demanding emails of Obama, Cabinet departments http://t.co/GBIQo1QQ1T #PJNET #lerner #IRS

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U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (D) @repmarkpocan

RT @kpcckitty: Team Sanchez (Linda) at the Congressional baseball game http://t.co/C0nLhv7yyX

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

@BarackObama can use discovery process in the @SpeakerBoehner lawsuit thru dispositions to bring out truth of GOP's obstruction efforts.

Col. Rob Maness ret. (R) @RobManess

I'll be talking about our campaign's strong momentum and asking some questions from the hosts and callers this... http://t.co/A7mBqkLFVp

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Janice Hahn (D) @Rep_JaniceHahn

Just met Marta Gabre-Tsadick, co-founder and CEO of @ProjectMercy-- an org focused on famine relief in #Ethiopia http://t.co/Lfo8id7TVg

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Rep Ed Perlmutter (D) @RepPerlmutter

See who I met with today @ http://t.co/4sqf743s9q. Be sure to "like" my Facebook page for more photos of my activities in DC & CO.

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Richard Shelby (R) @SenShelby

“Isn’t it time? Isn’t it past time to get a special prosecutor to restore the integrity of the IRS?” http://t.co/qSirtc1SVt

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