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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Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

RT @JapanEmbDC: Congratulations! Conferral of the Order of the Rising Sun upon @JimPressOffice @RepJimMcDermott & US Rep. Tom Petri: http://t.co/HZgYaOSdx2

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Alejandro (D) @agarciapadilla

RT @FChevereCCE: Con la inauguraciòn de Commsense en Aguadilla se crean entre 300 empleos en 3 años http://t.co/6AzN62Z7Mr

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Alejandro (D) @agarciapadilla

RT @FChevereCCE: Con la inauguraciòn de Commsense en Aguadilla se crean entre 300 empleos en 3 años http://t.co/6AzN62Z7Mr

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Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

RT @MarcPersaudMBA: Champion of Drug Policy Reform, @RepCohen got 75% in TN. How long until other pols catch onto this? #drugwar #mmot http://t.co/OzohhuG2V2

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Ron Barber (D) @RonBarberAZ

Met a couple Airman at @tucsontamale who said they're going to #VoteBarber tomorrow. Thx for your support! http://t.co/TDZFqbEMB9

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Rick Snyder (R) @RickForMI

"We're not going to stop today. We're going to keep moving forward for the next four years!" -Rick Snyder #PickedRick http://t.co/rDbILoQNLc

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Chellie Pingree (D) @chelliepingree

Honored to get back to work first thing this morning, showing off the great work done at BIW to Navy's top admiral #mepolitics

Jackie Walorski (R) @RepWalorski

RT @ElkhartTruth: "This is your seat — it belongs to you," @RepWalorski said to a crowd after winning the U.S. House seat. #ElkVotes http://t.co/QJAncWi630

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Guinta4Congress (R) @frankguinta

Thank you to everyone who has supported our campaign over the past few months. I look forward to listening to and serving the people of NH!

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Congressman Tim Ryan (D) @RepTimRyan

Thank you for your support. I look forward to continuing to represent Northeast Ohio in Washington. http://t.co/nT8L0qeRVS

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Deval Patrick (D) @MassGovernor

Congratulations to the Gov-elect & LG-elect. We stand ready to help with a smooth transition & wish you the best. http://t.co/bdSytiO1KL

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Steve Chabot (R) @SteveChabot

Our victory tonight was made possible only by you. Thank you, and I look forward to continuing to… http://t.co/KkqG3p9b34

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Joni Ernst (R) @joniernst

Watch Joni's victory speech in #IASEN race on @FOXNews! http://t.co/qBMXraO7LK

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David Rouzer (R) @DavidRouzer

So proud to be part of #TeamRouzer! This gentleman will be a fantastic Congressman. http://t.co/Upcm67LiHL

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