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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Mark Kirk (R) @SenatorKirk

#Hamas rockets have been discovered at @UNRWA facilities – are they aiding the terrorist organization in their fight against #Israel?

Mark Kirk (R) @SenatorKirk

US has given @UNRWA ~$5 bil since 1950. Need to stop taxpayer-funded aid until we know their true intentions. http://t.co/HNyn8bPgki

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Ann Wagner (R) @AnnLWagner

Congratulations to all of the Republicans that won their primaries last night.

Ann Wagner (R) @AnnLWagner

Congratulations to all of the Republicans that one their primaries last night.

Ann Wagner (R) @AnnLWagner

Top volunteer for my campaign, please sign up on my website at http://t.co/390YnG8FzV

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Alan Cohn (D) @CohnForCongress

Check out the new fb cover photo! Just add to your #facebook to support Alan #CohnforCongress http://t.co/YpfM0xCIyc

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Sen. Lamar Alexander (R) @SenAlexander

RT @daveweigel: At stop in Oak Ridge, Lamar! says a GOP Senate can "replace Obamacare" and stop the trend toward "a national school board." #TNSEN

Rep. Dan Maffei (D) @RepDanMaffei

Today at my Women's Economic Forum we discussed ways to expand opportunities for women to create jobs in CNY http://t.co/pmcl3w4iGe

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Gus Bilirakis (R) @RepGusBilirakis

We want to give people hope, and that’s really why we’re here in Washington — to make a difference: http://t.co/LJuZedMcca

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Steve Bullock (D) @GovernorBullock

We are proud to be boasting Dual Enrollment in MT! RT@InnovateMT: College credit offered for #Montana high schoolers http://t.co/z4J8MEmj09

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Tom Wolf (D) @WolfForPA

Philly schools should never have been placed in this a position, but @GovernorCorbett's mismanagement has forced the district into turmoil.

Jeff Gorell (R) @JeffGorell

Reporter Claims GOP's Gorell 'Not a Veteran'; Paper Later Deletes http://t.co/4uoZfrOyaR

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Marcy Kaptur (D) @RepMarcyKaptur

NASA satellite photograph of the algal bloom in the Western Basin of Lake Erie from Monday: http://t.co/aRsyMlwsb5 http://t.co/3OpFZyfkRb

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Marcy Kaptur (D) @RepMarcyKaptur

More NASA satellite photos and good information here (attached photo is from Sunday): http://t.co/aRsyMlwsb5 http://t.co/KeH1RGR6Eg

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John Shimkus (R) @RepShimkus

RT @BruceRauner: Illinois has the worst unemployment rate in the Midwest. Follow me and we can shake up Springfield together.

Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

SD is proud! “@SportsCenter: THIS JUST IN: Spurs hire Becky Hammon as assistant coach, first woman assistant in NBA history.”

Rep. Bob Gibbs (R) @RepBobGibbs

RT @russfarm: In Mt. Vernon with @RepBobGibbs and Cong. Tiberi. Talking Ag issues. http://t.co/9hFfnFdPp6

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Rep. Dan Maffei (D) @RepDanMaffei

RT @thetechgarden: Great conversations with @DanMaffeiNY today for Startup Day Across America! #startup2014 http://t.co/bz4csC6jEf

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