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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Donald Payne Jr. (D) @RepDonaldPayne

As we approach Veterans Day, it was a privilege to pay tribute to the late Joe Fornarotto, who served in the Navy... http://t.co/SIxiARJZ62

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan (D) @USRepRickNolan

RT @KendalKillian: Hey .@JayKollsKSTP your #pointergate story was about as accurate as that KSTP Survey USA poll showing Stewart Mills leading by 8 points.

U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan (D) @USRepRickNolan

RT @ashleenwilkins: Tip for @KSTP: if cops come to you w/ a bigoted non-scandal to malign mayor, THAT is the story you cover #pointergate http://t.co/9qgBd1pGCW

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Bob Goodlatte (R) @RepGoodlatte

New piece on @Heritage: "The President’s Duty to Faithfully Execute the Law" http://t.co/XtcbbkeT8H

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Robert Dold (R) @ROBERTDOLD

RT @MarkKirk: I voted for @ROBERTDOLD today because #IL10 deserves an independent voice. RT if you agree!

Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

RT @TurdGuy: BABE, FOUND A ULUWVFKWU FOR SALE - with the radio data system? YEAH - whats the procephalic, i'll call http://t.co/5NedDpxKbF

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Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

So @msnb hit xiled do to uplink booking issue.

Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

Booked Interview on @msnbc 's All In with Chris Hayes tonight 7ish Central.

Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

Booked Interview on @msnbc 's All In with @ChrisHayesTV tonight 7ish Central.

Hakeem Jeffries (D) @RepJeffries

@TheDailyShow Can you post the Elephant/Donkey graphic from last night? I can't find it online...

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

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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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