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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RT @Lis_Smith: HUGE! @EspaillatNY on @WorkingFamilies endorsement: "Together I know we can bring change & Opportunity for All to the District.” #NY13

Al Franken (D) @alfranken

.@alfranken: "Minnesota families have a bottom line...protecting their bottom line, that's my job." #mndfl

Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

@scottsbear I don't get to decide who the TV stations call to interview :-)

Bellows for Senate (D) @Bellows4Senate

Shenna is being introduced by Tom Reynolds, a former Susan Collins voter. "I can't support her anymore," he says. #MESenSC

Bellows for Senate (D) @Bellows4Senate

HUGE applause for Shenna Bellows as she takes the stage! #MESenSC

Joni Ernst (R) @joniernst

US Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl freed after being reported missing 5 yrs in Afghanistan. Thoughts & prayers go out to Sgt. Bergdahl & his family.

Daniel Innis (R) @daninnis

Obama regs will hurt the poor. http://t.co/QxX2q30cw9

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Sen. Chris McDaniel (R) @senatormcdaniel

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RT @kmisso: Vote for @senatormcdaniel if you want to get rid of Mississippi’s military bases.

Dennis Richardson (R) @DRichardsonOR

Great to have @GovChristie's support! RT if you want Oregon to have the same economic success that NJ has! #ORgov http://t.co/1pekChgC8x

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Mike Kopp (R) @ColoradoForKopp

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Day 1 of @ColoradoForKopp We Are Colorado Cycling Tour! http://t.co/7l3Qa7OKK3 #WeAreColorado http://t.co/ucYrNxpILM

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Mike Kopp (R) @ColoradoForKopp

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Day 1 of @ColoradoForKopp We Are Colorado Cycling Tour! http://t.co/7l3Qa7OKK3 #WeAreColorado http://t.co/taklvVLqHa

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Mike Kopp (R) @ColoradoForKopp

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Day 1 of @ColoradoForKopp We Are Colorado Cycling Tour! http://t.co/7l3Qa7OKK3 #WeAreColorado http://t.co/v1LZB62w90

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Mike Rounds (R) @RoundsforSenate

@ashlock_a sad to hear such trash talk...no candidate has more South Dakota donors than @roundsforsenate

Lois Frankel (D) @LoisFrankel

RT @Tonko4Congress: Learn more about our #WomenSucceed bus tour at http://t.co/h1yQ5IgykM and Text SUCCEED to 69866 to join our campaign!

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Martha Robertson (D) @MarthaforNY

LGBT Historic Landmarks - acknowledged at a place near you! #LoveIt http://t.co/yexRBd5QBw #history #herstory #ourstory

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Martha Robertson (D) @MarthaforNY

Interior Department announces LGBT-history initiative – Metro Weekly http://t.co/yexRBd5QBw

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Michael Bennet (D) @SenBennetCO

RT @AriFleischer: I welcome Jay Carney to the ex-press secretary club. No matter what you think of Jay or his boss, it's a hard & wonderful job. #GetSomeRest

Rob Portman (R) @senrobportman

Simply replacing Sec. Shinseki—while necessary—is in no way sufficient to begin to eliminate the rot that has plagued veterans’ healthcare.

Dave Thompson (R) @ThompsonSenate

@JenDeJournett You can have mine. My hotel wouldn't activate them and gave me real keys. @NadeauDanny

Gus Bilirakis (R) @RepGusBilirakis

I call upon Secretary Shinkseki to step down for the sake of our veterans: http://t.co/YVMhIPdGNg

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