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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Sen. Robert Menendez (D) @SenatorMenendez

Congress should to listen to 90% of Americans who support #gunsense reforms & reinstate large-capacity magazine restrictions #SayNo2MoreAmmo

Glenn 'GT' Thompson (R) @CongressmanGT

With the passage of #HR527, the House has closed loopholes allowing #smallbiz to grow.

Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

RT @HouseSmallBiz: #HR527 does a very simple thing: it makes government think before it acts. http://t.co/PYpBBIKV5c

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Steve Pearce (R) @RepStevePearce

#Thankful to have my wife by my side at #NationalPrayerBreakfast this morning. #Blessed to have #God guiding us #nm http://t.co/WGOtarmHaJ

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Tom Cotton (R) @SenTomCotton

ICYMI: My comments during today's @SASCMajority testimony on #Guantanimo facilities. https://t.co/i3XP33oJ90

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Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) @MayorBowser

Stop by and visit our @DOES_DC team at @anacostiahigh today, Feb 4th, from 4-7pm to finish the #MBSYEP2015 application process.

Rep Robert Pittenger (R) @reppittenger

Had a great time at the at the #NationalPrayerBreakfast this AM, strong speech by #NASCAR legend @darrellwaltrip

Reid Ribble (R) @RepRibble

RT @woshnews: Congressman @RepRibble calls for another investigation into the Veterans Administration: http://t.co/EQ0mZ9jCId

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Mimi Walters (R) @RepMimiWalters

Growth comes from Main Street -- not Washington. #CutTheRedTape http://t.co/4k7AcnAW8D

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Senator Joe Manchin (D) @Sen_JoeManchin

I also brought up @DoD spending and our #AuditThePentagon bill today at Ashton Carter’s SASC nomination hearing: http://t.co/6SXYvTdfRR

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Senator Roy Blunt (R) @RoyBlunt

RT @danholler: Blunt: last year my colleagues thought it was a bad idea to vote on amendments. now they think it is bad to debate bills.

Larry Bucshon, MD (R) @RepLarryBucshon

RT @RepKevinYoder: Last time we updated our #EmailPrivacy laws, @google was 12 yrs away from opening its doors in Melo Park, CA. #ECPA. http://t.co/h8SMloncTp

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Sanford Bishop, Jr. (D) @SanfordBishop

Great meeting w/ @CScaparrotti. Was Updated on #Korea regional security and @USArmy construction projects http://t.co/Am5YKSd3M4

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Glenn 'GT' Thompson (R) @CongressmanGT

#EmailPrivacy laws were last updated in 1986—same year @PennStateFball won the nat'l championship. Let's pass #ECPA http://t.co/zZQHpEW7Vf

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Sheila Jackson Lee (D) @JacksonLeeTX18

My #boss is the #best. Hands down no shame in my game. If you would only see what I see behind the scenes...... http://t.co/60vxFbGZAb

Glenn 'GT' Thompson (R) @CongressmanGT

Meeting & speaking with members of the @ForestLandowner Association to discuss issues facing our national #forests http://t.co/FasGxR8VXD

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Steve Bullock (D) @GovernorBullock

RT @GovernorBullock: Every MT worker deserves #EqualPay for equal work! Let’s make this happen! http://t.co/DpW6aprscv #MTLeg

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Mike Pence (R) @mike_pence

In 2013 I signed the the largest state tax cut in Indian history, and continued in 2014.

U.S. Rep. Billy Long (R) @USRepLong

Met with reps. from National Narcotic Officers’ Assoc Coalition regarding issues impacting Missouri. http://t.co/NmkfApSm0w

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