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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Evan Jenkins (R) @EvanJenkinsWV

Amazing work the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing is doing! Thanks for the... http://t.co/AJpjANxTe2

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Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Pleased that Hennepin Cty has withdrawn its application to increase waste burning. Focus should be on composting and recycling

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Pleased that Hennepin County has withdrawn its application to increase waste burning. Focus should be on composting and recycling.

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Pleased that Hennepin Countty has withdrawn its application to increase waste burning. Focus should be on composting and recycling.

McDaniel for Senate (R) @CMForUSSenate

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So proud to have such a great show of support at last nights Tri-County Steering Committee meeting! http://t.co/f9XTXX2w0s

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Fred Upton (R) @RepFredUpton

Will delivery Weekly GOP Address on finding bipartisan solutions. Joined by @SusanWBrooks @GreggHarper @RepMarthaRoby http://t.co/0q0ys70yhE

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Larry Bucshon, MD (R) @RepLarryBucshon

Had the opportunity to ride in one of Toyota USA's hydrogen-powered Highlanders. Pretty cool technology. @T... https://t.co/sgmw5Mqs03

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Lloyd Doggett (D) @RepLloydDoggett

Visted w @foxaustin today re #SOTU & discussed fair pay for women, raising #minwage & passing #immigration reform http://t.co/vQlxysyoP4

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

Dear Dems, Don't fret over Henry Waxman's retirement. Get behind a new generation of leaders, starting with my... http://t.co/GfkcN3GQ4u

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Jackie Speier (D) @RepSpeier

Join me for a Google Hangout 2/4 to discuss actions to combat campus sexual assault w/ @KnowYourIX, @NWLC, and @AAUW http://t.co/8eCiMpTgkQ

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Governor Pat Quinn (D) @GovernorQuinn

Birth to 5 includes 3 keys: universal prenatal care; access to early care & learning opps; & strong parent support http://t.co/oapoAMlJoT

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Cong. Tim Huelskamp (R) @CongHuelskamp

RT @ReaganCoalition: Obama: "Our country has reduced our carbon footprint more than any other country." Yea bcuz millions fewer Americans are commuting to work.

Alison L. Grimes (D) @AlisonForKY

"What have you done to develop jobs in KY? Answer- very little!"- Betty from Bowling Green #NoJobsPlan cc @Team_Mitch http://t.co/C4U0exCkAU

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Rep Phil Gingrey, MD (R) @RepPhilGingrey

If a someone lent you a helping hand during the snow storm, be sure to give them a ShoutOut here: http://t.co/yNeEkRUS6T

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Alex Sink (D) @AlexSinkFlorida

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@lebronjames helped call #Pinellas residents at our @alexsinkflorida Take Your Voice to Washington… http://t.co/ilePx0wuUm

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Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

Meet Linda, a middle-class American & Ohio native who doesn’t agree w/ @BarackObama on #SmallBiz tax hikes http://t.co/nuWZ0tDm #FiscalCliff

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Bruce Braley (D) @BruceBraley

Bruce Braley is fighting for #Iowa families, calling for an investigation into the sharp increase in propane prices. http://t.co/SQV49ZXq6b

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Shane Osborn (R) @osbornforsenate

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RT @ZeltDC: @osbornforsenate has spoken out against Obamacare since 2009 AND actually fought in combat to keep this country safe. #NESEN

Ben Sasse (R) @Sasse4Senate

"I generation must defend freedom and passing it on to our kids. I look forward to talking to you about tonight." #NESEN

Rep. Champ Edmunds (R) @champedmunds

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Great! Thanks for your support. I've been a little under te weather lately.

Governor Nathan Deal (R) @GovernorDeal

RT @jdashoff: @SecretaryFoxx How many of our nation's roads are smooth enough to roll a big block of cheese down them? #asktheWH #cheese

Rep. Walter Jones (R) @RepWalterJones

Obama has greatly abused executive orders & SOTU indicates it will only get worse. Good @newstimesonline editorial: http://t.co/blFh3RbwLD

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Governor Nathan Deal (R) @GovernorDeal

RT @GeorgiaGuard: GA NG has responded and cleared all Fulton/City of ATL and Cobb County school busses and evac stranded children

Quinn Campaign (D) @QuinnForIL

RT @Thresholdsctrs: .@GovernorQuinn touts progress: more than 2,100 new supportive housing units so persons with disabilities have more choices #ILSOTS

Sen. Patrick Leahy (D) @SenatorLeahy

Pleased the #FarmBill prevents deepest House cuts & keeps more legible families fed @HungerfreeVT

Anthony G. Brown (D) @BrownforMD

Click the LIKE button if you agree with President @Barack Obama & me that it's time to give Americans a raise!

Paul Broun (R) @RepPaulBrounMD

Tonight, I will bring Debbie Doolie, co-founder of the Atl Tea Party as my guest to the SOTU. Read her story here: http://t.co/4kAxcPxKcm

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Alison L. Grimes (D) @AlisonForKY

BIG NEWS: we're holding a campaign event in #Louisville on Feb. 6th. You're invited! RSVP now: http://t.co/yAUyXpStQL http://t.co/4CCHlaBt5O

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Rep Rick Crawford (R) @RepRickCrawford

Chairman Lucas had tirelessly worked to ensure we get a Farm Bill. I applaud his work and effort to get us to final passage. #FarmBill

Jody Hice (R) @jodyhice

Healthcare decisions must be controlled by patients and their doctors - not by government bureaucrats. #Obamacosts http://t.co/WlVIsmia8S

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Paul Broun (R) @RepPaulBrounMD

RT @RepJBridenstine: Not 1 mention of Benghazi. We won’t forget even as he tries to forget his mistakes that failed to prevent the deaths of 4 Americans. #SOTU

Rep. Todd Young (R) @RepToddYoung

Bypassing Congress is not an effective way of securing the future of Medicare and Social Security, or balancing the federal budget #SOTU

Kenny Marchant (R) @MarchantforTX24

Thank you to Sergeant First Class Cory Remsburg and all of our heroes in uniform. #SOTU

Paul Broun (R) @RepPaulBrounMD

RT @SenTedCruz: I'm looking forward to hearing @SenMikeLee's #TeaParty response to the #SOTU! Are you? Watch @ 9pm CT here: http://t.co/KR1qOKPU39 #tcot

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Rep. Joe Garcia (D) @RepJoeGarcia

RT @LILI13ACH: MDYDs are fired up for #SOTU and support mayra & @RepJoeGarcia in their district!

Paul Tonko (D) @RepPaulTonko

@katiedreamsbig 7m "Do away with work policies that belong in a Mad Men episode." #SOTU #FairWages

Paul Tonko (D) @RepPaulTonko

"Do away with work policies that belong in a Mad Men episode." Thanks Obama. But really lol #SOTU #FairWages #fairpay

Dr. Greg Brannon (R) @DrGregBrannon

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Mr. President, reduce the burden on small business. That will lead to more jobs and higher wages. #ncsen #sotu

Rep. Juan Vargas (D) @RepJuanVargas

RT @ThisIsFusion: Obama: "That is wrong, and in 2014, it's an embarrassment. Women deserve equal pay for equal work." #SOTU

Rep. Doug Lamborn (R) @RepDLamborn

Income inequality in America is at its highest point since before the Great Depression. #CloseTheGap #SOTU

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @gapundit: Pres. #Obama is really saying: the solution to every problem is to raise taxes... / #gapol #gagop #SOTU

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Paul Broun (R) @PaulBrounforGA

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Tonight I bring Debbie Dooley, co- founder of the Atl Tea Party as my guest to the #SOTU. Debbie has… http://t.co/MOy7AlaunZ

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Rep. Susan Davis (D) @RepSusanDavis

Do we give kids shot at America Dream by telling them to work hard yet #PreK is more accessible in other countries? https://t.co/ULAMjDwH4N

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US Rep E.B.Johnson (D) @RepEBJ

The president will lay out a vision for the America tonight in 30 minutes. #TUNEIN #SOTU

Senator Joe Manchin (D) @Sen_JoeManchin

RT @kasie: Sens. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and Mark Kirk, R-Ill., will sit together at the #sotu. #nbcpolitics http://t.co/bP5Sxw0pcd

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