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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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

Five minutes to go and one last pitch to make before our FEC deadline: My opponent Keith Rothfus a few days ago... http://t.co/dtkrwSiBNN

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Rep. Michael Grimm (R) @repmichaelgrimm

Even the #siclown knows it shouldn't take this long 4 Sandy victims 2 get the $$ Congress passed 2 help them rebuild! http://t.co/RdNeq8zKQk

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Rep. Luke Messer (R) @RepLukeMesser

Hoping on a plane w/ @repjohnkline Looking forward 2 visiting students & educators @ Global & Aspen Academies #schoolchoice #CharterSchools

Chad Mathis, MD (R) @DrChadMathis

Dr. Chad Mathis: The Mathis Plan: http://t.co/3lIMC5jqfT via @YouTube

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Mark Harris (R) @MarkHarris2014

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RT @KingJames: Wanna send a HUGE S/O to my former teammate Kevin Ollie and UCONN on advancing to the Elite 8. Keep it going K.O. #StriveForGreatness

Bill Owens (D) @BillOwensNY

I posted a new photo to Facebook http://t.co/cexyjARtwJ

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Bill Owens (D) @BillOwensNY

I posted a new photo to Facebook http://t.co/BSoSkBp7IN

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Thom Tillis (R) @ThomTillis

RT @NathenRamsay115: I support @thomtillis because I helped him make #NC #1 in job losses in the entire country! http://t.co/qHDVJB1W1P #ncsen #ncpol #Moo

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Brad Sherman (D) @BradSherman

Seems cruel, but the dog is cute // NoMa Apartment Building Will Offer Communal Dog http://t.co/d7GSBOq5bT via @

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Dave Thompson (R) @ThompsonSenate

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There is incredible power in numbers . . . the power to replace Governor Dayton! But we must all do our part! http://t.co/zEwSksbRwh

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Doug LaMalfa (R) @DougLaMalfa

Ocare's final blaze of http://t.co/dX7zqDjt7q Begins 'Deadline' Day The Way It Started: By Crashing http://t.co/wHcqQGxrNN

Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @leadershipsodak: Happy to have the support of the First Lady as we launch Leadership SD http://t.co/WITZy5JRED

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JudgeCarter (R) @JudgeCarter

Despite taking in record amounts of revenue in the first 5 months of FY14 Obama still ran a deficit of $377 Trillion http://t.co/LRL993eW01

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Alejandro (D) @agarciapadilla

RT @luisvegaramos: Grs Brayan!! “@BrayanJSanchez: Resumen del #InformeGAO según @ricardorossello: “Es menos mantengo del que pronosticamos pero algo es algo”.”

Alejandro (D) @agarciapadilla

RT @BrayanJSanchez: Resumen del #InformeGAO según @ricardorossello: “Es menos mantengo del que pronosticamos pero algo es algo”.

Don Berwick (D) @berwickforMA

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Update on the @berwickforMA staff #SNAPChallenge (lot’s of peanut butter): http://t.co/hASHfdmIIv #mapoli #endchildpoverty #magov

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Doug Ducey (R) @dougducey

@hughhewitt thank you Hugh! Looking forward to it... #Ducey2014

Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Missed my State of the District Address earlier this month? Read it here: http://t.co/qR9QeNqVjO

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Missed my State of the District Address earlier this month? Read it here: http://t.co/IJbFcryCKY’s-2014-state-district-address

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Missed my State of the District Address earlier this month? Read it here: http://t.co/IJbFcryCKY’s-2014-state-district-address

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Chris Murphy (D) @ChrisMurphyCT

I just parked in Washington DC with @Parkmobile. http://t.co/cajJGDdUR2

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James Lankford (R) @jameslankford

March 31 is the last day to register to vote in the OK GOP Primary! Learn more here: http://t.co/AlwOeSLJCO http://t.co/Swhx1tlaVX

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RepBThompson (D) @BennieGThompson

Jackson needs strong, competent leadership. I've taken a good look at each of the candidates and have decided who I am supporting.

Alison L. Grimes (D) @AlisonForKY

RT @JustinBarasky: #kysen RT @mpoindc: Hah. McConnell's campaign being called out during CBS pregame for his Duke ad flub Lotttttttta Kentucky voters tuning in

Mark Jacobs (R) @MarkJacobsIowa

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Let's go @cyclonesmbb #Sweet16

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Last year, Wall Street paid out $26.7 billion in bonuses – enough money to double the salaries of the 1 million workers in this country...

Rep. Eric Swalwell (D) @RepSwalwell

RT @lirugani: Can we please vote these a-holes out of Congress? Utterly disgusting. Except @RepSwalwell. He can stay. http://t.co/SvmNK4DYp1

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Brad Wenstrup (R) @RepBradWenstrup

Thanks to the volunteers helping @Mid_OHFoodbank in the Bainbridge community today! http://t.co/xKtx47c71m

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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

Today's painful visit to the dentist may have scared me off sweets for quite a while. Stay away from me, sour gummy worms! #GummyWorms

Senator Chris Coons (D) @ChrisCoons

@DCTale Thanks, yeah, the "tweet for chris" page is totally new. Creates an easy way for people to 'volunteer' no matter where they live.

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Dave Joyce (R) @RepDaveJoyce

If you missed the Lanigan and Malone Show on @majic1057 this morning, you can listen to our discussion here: http://t.co/HFdlAPwwSa #OH14

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Sheila Jackson Lee (D) @JacksonLeeTX18

The time is now! [#] of days left. #BlackMenEnroll to #GetCovered now. It’s easy on http://t.co/YPwH2KQ99V

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Adriano Espaillat (D) @EspaillatNY

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RT @JesseCampoamor: #tbt Chuck with Bronx BP Ruben Diaz Jr., Freddy, and Adriano Espaillat http://t.co/aq1Y1yk9uF

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Reta Jo Lewis (D) @RetaJoLewis

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RT @730_DC: RJL: "we have to get rid of career politicians" Allen: "politicians are like diapers. Change them often." No love for those at #DCdebate

Jeanne Shaheen (D) @JeanneShaheen

#TBT to a Granite State summer with Billy, Nico and a cameo by Coach. Who is ready for T-shirt weather again? http://t.co/nMbpoXiTwN

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Mike McFadden (R) @MikeForMN

Had an awesome time with Conor, Pat and Molly tonight at O'Gara's. Thank you so much to everyone who came out for the event! #TeamMcFadden

Hobbs for Congress (D) @RudyforCongress

RT @EdgarVann: Such an honor to have Michigan representative @rudyhobbs pour into our 37th anniversary @SecondEb: https://t.co/EDt1ax20IB @Lady_Vann

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Alejandro (D) @agarciapadilla

RT @prfomento: "Muchos compratiotas van a querer unirse a este movimiento para no solo tener exito aquí sino mirar más lejos" @agarciapadilla.

Joni Ernst (R) @joniernst

Stephen Colbert is "sold" on #JoniForIowa! Watch this video from last night’s segment: http://t.co/GGdiSeomRe #Squeal

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Dr. Greg Brannon (R) @DrGregBrannon

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Thank you Rockingham County! We just won the Reagan-Helms Dinner Straw Poll! #ncsen

Richard Tisei (R) @Richard_Tisei

I'm proud to call Dong Wong my friend and state rep! #ma06 #mapoli http://t.co/55Y5mLSNqm

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Rick Scott (R) @ScottforFlorida

Looks like fun! RT @JohnSantucci: The view from the press box at Tradition Field. #SpringTraining @TCPalm http://t.co/qJHGv5W8we

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Dave Joyce (R) @DaveJoyceOH14

Tonight is the night! RT if you know @DaytonFlyers are going to beat Stanford & advance to the #Elite8 #FlyerNation http://t.co/RbjugCSDAt

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Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @HouseCommerce: House passes #SGR bill to #keepthepromise, protect seniors' access to #Medicare physicians -> http://t.co/01nAnNfhVj #docfix

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Rep. Luke Messer (R) @RepLukeMesser

Phenomenal video of our first #SchoolChoice Caucus meeting produced by @SchoolChoiceNow! Check it out: http://t.co/xsez1yWXz1

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Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D) @SenatorHeitkamp

Thanks @TesterPress for co-sponsoring my #CommissionOnNativeChildren bill. Looking forward to discussing it @IndianCommittee hearing nxt wk

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