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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Governor Chafee (D) @LincolnChafee

I ask all Rhode Islanders to join the fight against addiction. Thank you @RICNews for hosting this important forum. http://t.co/DMHxgK2lLG

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Jackie Speier (D) @RepSpeier

RT @StephenAtHome: If @SherylSandberg really believes women should Lean In, why isn't her entire book printed in italics?

Steve Israel (D) @RepSteveIsrael

Excellent meeting w/ my friend @AmbDermer, the U.S. Ambassador to Israel. http://t.co/v11ECxJB4a

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Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D) @repcleaver

26 years ago today President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act of 1968. #LBJ #CivilRights #fairhousing

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Ron George (R) @RonGeorge2014

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A Special Announcement Regarding the 2014 MD Governors Race http://t.co/K3UH27UiLi #mdgop #mdpolitics

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Johnson for Governor (R) @Jeff4Gov

Congratulations to @Christensen4MN on his endorsement in 56A.

Adam Schiff (D) @RepAdamSchiff

"Heartbreak, Hope in Quest to Add 74 Names to Vietnam Memorial" http://t.co/ojKXm1Kgg8 via @ABC

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Karen Handel (R) @karenhandel

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2. Cut spending. I support the one-cent solution. http://t.co/4yNkcgUUny #gapol

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Karen Handel (R) @karenhandel

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1. Repeal Obamacare and enact Congressman Tom Price's Empowering Patients First Act. http://t.co/4yNkcgUUny #gapol

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Braley for Iowa (D) @TeamBraley

A huge thank you to the 8K Iowans from all 99 counties that power our grassroots campaign! http://t.co/b3NCmr1Yo6 http://t.co/iStciJKGOZ

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Braley for Iowa (D) @TeamBraley

Bruce knows how important family farms are in Iowa & will keep up his fight to protect them. http://t.co/xlJlZrjJsD http://t.co/WO8KUCHKui

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Senator Kay Hagan (D) @SenatorHagan

I enjoyed spending time w Ethan & his mother, Joyce, when she testified before the Senate about importance of newborn screenings last fall

Brad Sherman (D) @BradSherman

Find these people!! //Very Clear Video of Alleged Package Thieves Caught in the Act #dc #crime http://t.co/4KeHpAwEZx

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Charles Rangel (D) @cbrangel

#GOPBudget abolishes the American Opportunity Tax Credi which burdens college graduates. #Umatter

Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPWhip

Every day, Americans swim upstream against an economy that seems satisfied w/ a new normal of anemic economic growth http://t.co/zUnkgIUtqr

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Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

Great to see Midshipman Pascale from the Navy Academy. It's such a treat to see an academy nominee… http://t.co/duLGNdNHzo

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