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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PerryTruthTeam (R) @PerryTruthTeam

Santorum a ‘liaison to lobbyists’ in Senate, then made millions as ‘stealth lobbyist’ http://t.co/34Lj0lNa

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @FrankTheDoorman: In honor of tonight's GOP debate in New Hampshire, the state has changed it's motto to "Live Free or Die Laughing" #GOPDebate #NHDebate

Patrick McHenry (R) @PatrickMcHenry

Couldn't come to #NH without stopping by The Red Arrow Diner. 'Light' snack: cheese fries. #FITN http://t.co/cDz49dPb

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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40% of NH residents registered as "unaffiliated," but are allowed to vote in the GOP primary. So, why are they not included in the polling?

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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I will be making an announcement about my campaign at 4pm @ the Radisson in Manchester, NH #fitn #NHPrimary #NH #NH012

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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I won't stop. My campaign will continue, even if that means I have to be a thorn in the side of the Republican party. http://t.co/B0ptgJN5

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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The media would rock Mitt Romney on its butt if it would ask the question of money in politics. It would make Jon Huntsman stutter. #fitn

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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I did not get invited to debate. Poll only included 600 likely voters, with a {5.5% margin of error}. Absurd given 5% threshold to qualify.

Fred Karger (R) @fredkarger

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#TeamKarger2012 before pride walk @OccupyNH with @ltdanchoi Fun day.

Rep. Paul Gosar, DDS (R) @RepGosar

Today I'll be hosting my third town hall of 2012 http://t.co/GNBYi6II

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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Honored to receive the endorsement of the Michigan Democratic Party http://t.co/1htcZhYN

Jose E. Serrano (D) @RepJoseSerrano

Republicans should immediately begin working with Democrats on a long-term agreement to extend the payroll tax cut for 160 million Americans

Jared Polis (D) @jaredpolis

1st time I've been called #hoopyfrood @Isla_Es @jaredpolis is a pretty hoopy frood.Not gonna lie.He & his staff have impressed me recently.

Jared Polis (D) @jaredpolis

1st time I've been called #hoopyfrood @Isla_Es @jaredpolis is a pretty hoopy frood.Not gonna lie.He & his staff have impressed me recently.

The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

Pres. Obama @cfpb's mission: "to make sure that the American people have somebody in their corner" http://t.co/7aPUbv8Z http://t.co/Imx19kOy

Gary Peters (D) @RepGaryPeters

Proud to stand with @SenCarlLevin @onetoughnerd and @mayordavebing to get light rail back on track in Detroit vhttp://bit.ly/zURxsv

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@dvnix More cowbell!

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @dvnix: Ask and ye shall receive. Wow. Thanks, @BuddyRoemer. I appreciate the sense of humor. Now please go back to shredding your GOP opponents.

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