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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Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

My office remains in contact with state officials & I have sent a staff member to the scene to update me. (2of2)

Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

McConnell: I am thankful that reports indicate no one was injured in last night's cargo ship accident at Eggner Ferry Bridge.

Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

(2/3) remains in contact with state officials & I have sent a staff member to the scene to update me. I will continue to closely monitor the

Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

(1/3) McConnell:I am thankful that reports indicate no one was injured in last night's cargo ship accident at Eggner Ferry Bridge. My office

Senator Pat Toomey (R) @SenToomey

Earlier I spoke with Sue Henry about the president's State of the Union address and the GOP race. For more, listen here:...

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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After Defense Secretary Panetta yesterday made an announcement detailing defense budget cuts, Congresswoman... http://t.co/t494iumU

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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I'm with @arneduncan @stabenow & Mark Bernstein getting ready to listen to @BarackObama remarks at @umich

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

PICTURE: Sen. Sanders announced today that he is writing legislation to end all fossil fuel subsidies: http://t.co/JxABrDQO

Gary Peters (D) @RepGaryPeters

Pres #Obama-thanks for coming back to Michigan to make college more affordable and accessible-My op-ed in @freepopinion http://t.co/JEepSHtN

Gary Peters (D) @RepGaryPeters

Pres #Obama thanks for coming to Michigan to make college more affordable and accessible. My op-ed in @freepopinion http://t.co/JEepSHtN

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @DrewHampshire: Too bad we can't watch the candidates' mothers debate.

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @latinorebels: We just finished our interview with @BuddyRoemer and his interview was awesome. More to come later today! Amazing interview.

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Want fun color commentary during the debates? Follow these guys --> @JazzShaw @dmataconis @vodkapundit @PruPaine @RubinReport

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Newt is pretty blah on stage without stones to throw. That is all. #CNNdebate

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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I support a free Cuba and would take no action that did not improve the chance of a free Cuba. #CNNdebate

Rep. Anna G. Eshoo (D) @RepAnnaEshoo

RT @Swiftstories: Apparently unhappy with the public reception to its new privacy policy, #Google gets a little snippy: http://t.co/qFUwUd08

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@tonykatz Thanks for the invite, Tony! Can I take a rain check for next week?

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @tonykatz: Who won this debate? Who lost? #tcot #p2 #tkrs #cnndebate

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @Dickens1228: I just contributed $25.00 to support Buddy Roemer, @buddyroemer. Help at http://t.co/Gw1mcSEa.

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