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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Peter Vivaldi (R) @vivaldicongress

@politico: #Breaking: Obama administration officially calls for carbon cuts from power plants.” War against energy dependency #KeystoneXL

Chris Dahlberg (R) @dahlberg4senate

Absolutely. RT @PitcherTim: IMHO @dahlberg4senate would have had the endorsement if 1st session kept going. #tcnt

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

RT @BradPaisley: Westboro Baptist Selfie!! Or west-Burro(ass) selfie. Hopefully they can hear the show out here. We'll play loud. http://t.co/OrMhJjD8NE

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Rep. Joe Crowley (D) @repjoecrowley

RT @FranciscoPMoya: Standing with @repjoecrowley and our district leader candidates Yanna Henriquez and Ari Espinal at #QueensPride http://t.co/IYwG32qe8h

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Rep. Doug Lamborn (R) @RepDLamborn

Live with @ShannonBream in about 10 minutes discussing #vaaccountability please tune in http://t.co/g1X4wiLb7u

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Cargas for Congress (D) @Cargas7

Boehner: $12.3B water bill proof GOP kept anti-earmark promise http://t.co/X90pWpdDpN Anti-Gov TP: Bipartisan infrastructure spend good 4 US

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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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