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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Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

I sent a letter to the Treasury Secretary yesterday asking for more debate on alternatives to the #debtceiling. http://t.co/OP9gPoWhN1

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @RepSinema

"The government is hurting the wrong people"- mom of 19 y/o fallen Marine denied benefits. Congress needs to end...

Ron DeSantis (R) @RepDeSantis

.@RepMattSalmon speaking about how every American should receive same deal Congress & big business got under #ObamaCare. #tcot

Richard Cash (R) @cash4senate

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Unknown federal officials & a special group of children changing the Constit. sounds like Socialism. Stop #CommonCore http://t.co/Y5jHQ0BipP

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Richard Cash (R) @cash4senate

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Unknown federal officials & a special group of children changing the Constitution, sounds like Socialism to me. Stop #CommonCore #teaparty

CarterforCongress (R) @Carter4Congress

As regular as the sun - stats for the week: 22 new followers, 8 unfollowers. You can rely on http://t.co/VSP4evlyJG.

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Sen. Tom Coburn M.D. (R) @TomCoburn

RT @PRyan: We have an opportunity to pay down the debt and boost the economy. Let's start talking. http://t.co/YRQaXHuzu5

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Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

Johnny will be on @cbsthismorning at 8 a.m. tomorrow. Be sure to watch!

Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

“Great Britain and the world have lost a great leader today.” #MargaretThatcher

RepBThompson (D) @BennieGThompson

Everyone who knows me, knows I feel like I'm an honorary Kardashian... =( My Family smh http://t.co/oa4d90xMLo

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Chris Christie (R) @ChrisChristie

Drug addiction is a disease. A life from drug abuse can be a life restored. http://t.co/QgzH6dBwey #TheGov

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Jim Moran (D) @Jim_Moran

I met with @nature_org leaders today. Their work helps spread the need to #InvestInNature http://t.co/VB5ZfAaM3p

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Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

RT @Caniglad: @JoeGarcia I support you in the exception to test Cuban drug for diabetic foot ulcers. I also support lifting the 50+ years embargo on Cuba.

Matt Bevin (R) @MattBevin

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RT @glennbeck: If you're a supporter of @FreedomWorks or @SCF, this progressive Repub has marked you as an enemy. #DefundTheGOP http://t.co/xtfTa88exL SJ

Fred Upton (R) @RepFredUpton

RT @HouseCommerce: Tune in: @RepFredUpton to speak in support of bill to give #FDA resources to ensure safety of food & drug supplies -> http://t.co/eMeKoc9bPh

Saxby Chambliss (R) @SaxbyChambliss

Political decision to hold high value on navy ship for 60 days ensures that we will not be able to gather meaningful intelligence from him

Rep. Scott Peters (D) @RepScottPeters

@SDuncovered let's be honest. You get to make @RachelLaing happy an we get to look at happy animals. It's a win-win all around.

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

RT to spread the word about our upcoming Workforce Training Seminar in Thomasville, AL! http://t.co/cuKvlc78kc

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Robert Sarvis 4VaGov (I) @RobertSarvisVA

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TUE in Carytown: Your Sarvis-curious friends can meet Sarvis! - http://t.co/R8qDk1716O

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Mike Pompeo (R) @RepMikePompeo

Yes! RT @JSzam: @RepMikePompeo Assume that's 10:25 AM Eastern, yes? #cyber7

Bobby Scott (D) @BobbyScott4VA3

RT @JoshSchwerin: Maybe campaigning with Ted Cruz wasn't the greatest idea in the world

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

RT @realmyiq2xu: SHAME!!! Arrested veterans sitting in the back of the police car because they would not leave the war memorial http://t.co/UjOd7iPD2o

Tim Bishop (D) @TimBishopNY

ICYMI: Earlier this week I along w/ @RepMurphyFL led 200 House members in urging @SpeakerBoehner to call a vote on clean CR. Rd letter...

Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

RT @StephenMcDuffie: @JoeGarcia @SEIU We already have immigration laws why must we treat those that are illegal better than those that are legal?My wife is legal

Mike Rounds (R) @RoundsforSenate

Our hearts go out to those impacted by last weekend's devastating storm.

Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

RT @PRKDMc: Orgulloso de la participación de mi hijo @KevinMc51 y de @pedropierluisi en este reportaje: http://t.co/ABRABEKyna

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Jeff Fortenberry (R) @JeffFortenberry

RT @LeAnneMorman6: Just got off the phone with @JeffFortenberry -- hear his take on the #shutdown tonight at 5. #wowt

Jeff Fortenberry (R) @JeffFortenberry

RT @KG_KTIV: Spoke with @JeffFortenberry this morning about the Capitol car chase and shutdown discussions. We'll have his comments tonight at 6.

Brian Sandoval (R) @BrianSandoval

We need make sure our kids are career-ready or college-ready. The first step to that is graduating from high school. -BES

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

Democrats: NPR doesn't rely on tax dollars. But if you reduce those tax dollars Big Bird will die.

Booker for Senate (D) @Booker4Senate

RT @ErinSchrode: New Jersey, are you voting for @CoryBooker in the special #election this Weds? He's who we need in DC right now (and always)! @Booker4Senate

OfficeofKayGranger (R) @RepKayGranger

Here's another brief update on the government shutdown in my latest enewsletter: http://t.co/p1k6ZSmfJS

Team Rick Perry (R) @TeamRickPerry

http://t.co/ihOxXzIjwu: Gov. Rick Perry: Americans want government to function properly http://t.co/kdDwLVM2Gx

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

Obama now declaring he will refuse to meet with Congress about the debt ceiling. #PresidentStompyFeet

Robert Sarvis 4VaGov (I) @RobertSarvisVA

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@VTAliTriumphant yes, where in SWVA are you?

Senator Rand Paul (R) @SenRandPaul

RT @mattklewis: Wow. MT @JasonBWhitman: No, seriously, the petty bastards in the Obama Administration turned off Amber Alert website http://t.co/JdcomJqVUX

Pete Aguilar (D) @aguilarpete

#GOPShutdown advocate @GaryMillerCA blocking health coverage to 32,XXX San Bdo. kids with pre-existing conditions. Time for action. #CA31

Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @SDPublicSafety: DOT & DPS officials met this morning. The Murdo to Wall portion of I-90 is open. Wall to Wyoming border portions to follow later. #sdwx

Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @SDClearPath511: I-90: road reopened btwn SD240-Wall-Exit 110 and US83 S-Murdo-Exit 192.

Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @SDPublicSafety: SD DOT crews are now opening Interstate 90 from Sturgis to Rapid City. The remaining portions of the road will hopefully follow later. #sdwx

Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @SDPublicSafety: #SouthDakota officials announce the section of Interstate 90 between Wall and Rapid City is now open. #sdwx

Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @SDClearPath511: I-90: road reopened btwn Ellsworth Air Force Base-Exit 67 and SD240-Wall-Exit 110.

Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @SDClearPath511: I-90: road reopened btwn WY State Line and US14A & SD34-Sturgis-Exit 30.

Sarvis press shop (I) @SarvisPress

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@chucktodd @dailyrundown Rush Holt

Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @SDClearPath511: In past 30 min across SD, 2 routes had "no travel advised" changes. Call 511 or see http://t.co/FpYY2xl0cs for full info.

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Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @SDPublicSafety: Interstate 90 from Wyoming border to Murdo, #SouthDakota remains closed. DOT crews are working hard to clear deep, heavy snow. #sdwx

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