Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

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Rep. Jeff Duncan (R) @RepJeffDuncan

@VoteDem2014 absolutely congress should pay added expenses. From Hurricane relief to unemployment. It's called responsible management

Scott Gessler (R) @scottgessler

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"Gessler raised $123,512 in the fourth quarter and now has $114,195 cash on hand, the most of any Republican candidate" - Fox 31

Scott Gessler (R) @scottgessler

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At 114K, Gessler has the most cash on hand of any GOP candidate, more than double @SenatorBrophy and @ColoradoForKopp #copolitcs #cologop

Dave Thompson (R) @ThompsonSenate

MNSure is projected to face a $1.4 billion deficit by the year 2021 (h/t @JayKollsKSTP). Here's my alternative plan: http://t.co/Kvax5smH50

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @StockmanSenate

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RT @Natl_Gun_Rights: Is Senator John Cornyn caving into Barack Obama’s anti-gun agenda? In order to appear "sensible" to the anti-gun... http://t.co/RK6HpcgVUR

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Sandy Levin (D) @repsandylevin

LaNika is 1 of 75,000+ Michiganders who have already gained coverage THX to #ACA http://t.co/9OT4qjERn5 #GetCovered http://t.co/2oZiZbpvv7

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David Vogt (R) @Vote4VogtTeam

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As we enter the New Year and continue on the campaign trail, my campaign and I want to reinforce that we are... http://t.co/lflCwVZJpE

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Sandy Levin (D) @repsandylevin

LaNika is 1 of 75,000+ Michiganders who have already gained coverage THX to #ACA http://t.co/9OT4qjERn5 #GetCovered http://t.co/Ae37MwvYuq

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Art Halvorson 4 PA-9 (R) @ArtHalvorson

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RT @secupp: I'm pretty sure just now Rep. Bill Shuster meant to say that life begins at conception, not contraception.

Todd Young (R) @ToddYoungIN

Happy for Caldwell RT @rtv6: Manning's call played part in Lions hiring coach -- http://t.co/2u3rcvb0kO

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Rep. Scott Peters (D) @RepScottPeters

@ToddGloria Sorry to miss it. There's a nice contingent of XD1 staffers, who will be sympathetic and supportive. cc: @PamHardyMc @mapintar

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @StockmanSenate

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Cornyn just voted with every Democrat for the new $1 TRILLION spending bill. Cruz voted no http://t.co/60EgxNqgt6 #tcot #teaparty #gop #tx

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Senator Harry Reid (D) @SenatorReid

Maria Contreras-Sweet is the first Latina nominee to lead SBA. Her private/public sector experience will help NV small biz.

Eloise Gomez Reyes (D) @Eloise4Congress

Proud to be included on MSNBC's "Women to Watch in 2014" list! http://t.co/9hTuwVonZf via @msnbc

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Rep. Martha Roby (R) @RepMarthaRoby

RT @HouseAppropsGOP: Some historical perspective on where the funding levels are in the FY14 #Omnibus: http://t.co/NNVSLNBkZU

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David R. Craig (R) @DavidCraig2014

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Jeannie Haddaway is in Annapolis tonight at a meeting of the Maryland Fireman's Association! http://t.co/APW5VjrzDK

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Sandy Levin (D) @repsandylevin

@Jill68527995 Democrats are still fighting & @SenatorReid has stated that he will bring the bill back up in the Senate later this month

Judy Chu (D) @RepJudyChu

RT @jacqklimas: .@RepJudyChu with pro-life protesters outside House hearing on using federal funds for abortions. http://t.co/72ee9DDzRV

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Saxby Chambliss (R) @SaxbyChambliss

It was great to meet with you too. RT @bkennerly1: Close Up group in Washington DC meeting with Senator Chambliss. http://t.co/smEQsFqGyH

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

Growing up, we all learned that when your neighbors are struggling, you lend them a hand because you know they... http://t.co/pj4JWYH7T8

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Governor Nathan Deal (R) @GovernorDeal

Gov. Deal will deliver State of the State address at 11 a.m. Watch live & tweet using #GAStateoftheState --> http://t.co/KCmjEfnRbm

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Scott Honour (R) @ScottHonourMN

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@GovMarkDayton anti-business policies are hurting Minnesotans: German prosthetics company moving 200 jobs out of MN. http://t.co/dJZnAvKT1p

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Gov. Robert Bentley (R) @GovernorBentley

RT @ALGOP: Bravo to @GovernorBentley on a great #ALSOTS we are proud of all the work he has done for AL!

Gov. Robert Bentley (R) @GovernorBentley

RT @RealMarkRHall: @GovernorBentley This is a great example of why I support our Governor.

Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

Keystone Politics says "the odds are disturbingly high that PA will have an all-male House delegation in the... http://t.co/rJoljd3HNx

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Chuck Schumer (D) @SenSchumer

Here in the US, NY’s own @RepSeanMaloney will marry his longtime partner, their daughter’s Christmas wish. Congrats! http://t.co/gPN8EpyFRi

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Erika Harold (R) @_ErikaHarold

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@sadia210: @HuntsmanAbby @erika4congress would bring a refreshing and much needed change to the image of the @GOP

Ann Wagner (R) @RepAnnWagner

Check out my floor speech on HR. 801, the HR 801, the Holding Company Registration Threshold Equalization Act http://t.co/wxSITETEXJ

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David R. Craig (R) @DavidCraig2014

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Maryland Governor Candidate David Craig's Lt. Governor running mate, Del. Jeannie Haddaway, released the following statement today about...

Kevin Strouse (D) @StrouseForPA

Great meeting @NicholasKalams at the Pennridge Political Discussion Club last night, great group! http://t.co/bLnBahX3bm

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Dan Logue (R) @danlogue4cd3

@stevefriedrich #Tesla shares up 16 percent after Q4 sales blow past forecasts. http://t.co/Jj1yGv1FLB http://t.co/CpiUsqoJzC

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Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

Hoy, a las 6:30 PM converso con @Telemundo sobre el futuro de la #reformamigratoria en 2014. Sintoniza! http://t.co/I2ksNGvW9C

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Rep. Joe Garcia (D) @RepJoeGarcia

Esta noche a las 6:30p hablo con @telemundo sobre la #reformamigratoria y la importancia de tomar accion este aqo. Sintoniza!

Adam Schiff (D) @RepAdamSchiff

RT @evanlgeorge: NSA reform, minor makeover or total shake-up? Our conversation w/ @NewAmerica @RepAdamSchiff, @RyanLizza http://t.co/vjygMyEKQA

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Todd Young (R) @ToddYoungIN

MT @Reince: These bipartisan bills can create jobs http://t.co/ixe3XtZdTw but the Senate has done nothing

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Rep. Bill Flores (R) @RepBillFlores

I will be on @kwtx in a few minutes to discuss the work being done in Washington. Watch live: http://t.co/dSKevfNAat

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Rep. Henry A. Waxman (D) @WaxmanClimate

RT @WhiteHouse: As of yesterday: Insurers can't charge you more or deny you coverage for a pre-existing condition. #GetCovered, http://t.co/rr4JpGftaT

Evan Jenkins (R) @EvanJenkinsWV

RT @Sen_JoeManchin: Waves of Fun in Hurricane is open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. today for people to use their showers. #wvchemleak

Elijah E. Cummings (D) @RepCummings

SSA Ribbon Cutting, Baltimore, MD

Chris Balkema (R) @chrisbalkema

I am strongly against Common Core and, as your congressman, I will work to remove it. "Like" if you agree! http://t.co/sRigyItNu2

Rep. Jon Runyan (R) @RepJonRunyan

Pleased to announce @fema has awarded $1.5M grant to Ocean County to continue rebuilding efforts from Hurricane Sandy http://t.co/0k4cwshWtB

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Deval Patrick (D) @DevalPatrick

The effects of #climatechange not only effects lives, it effects livelihoods #TheWholeState @MassGovernor @MassEMA @massEEA @MassEOHED

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Darlene Senger (R) @DarleneSenger

Darlene is holding a series of town hall meetings in the next week. To learn more, please visit http://t.co/qiI9Qf1vcv #SengerForCongress

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @StockmanSenate

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FACT: John Cornyn voted with Democrats to let Obama bypass the Senate and automatically install many federal appointees (2011, RC 101)

Rep. Mike Honda (D) @RepMikeHonda

@armynod I am sorry that you cannot email me. Please report the issue at https://t.co/aqC6C2uw6q & someone will be in touch soon, thanks!

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Shelley Moore Capito (R) @RepShelley

I’ve spoken with @wvamwater President Jeff McIntyre this morning & thanked him for company’s thorough response to this emergency. #wvwater

Natalie Tennant (D) @NatalieTennant

Also wrote to WVAW President McIntyre, asking they provide small businesses with water credits to cover the cost of flushing their pumbling.

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