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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Neil Abercrombie (D) @neilabercrombie

@ShanTsutsui looks like Kanoa and Frodo need a play date.

Rep. Greg Walden (R) @repgregwalden

Excited my friend from Eastern WA, @cathymccmorris, will deliver the #GOP response to the #SOTU. Meet Cathy here: http://t.co/T2YQG1dfsg

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Alex Sink (D) @AlexSinkFlorida

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need help please, cant seem to create a report (rnmendoz@gmail.com) @HootSuite_Help

Senator Angus King (I) @SenAngusKing

Enjoying a tour of Stratton Lumber Co., one of the Maine's most fully automated lumber mills. http://t.co/0nWHTEXAMs

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Gets my vote for best "state" flag. RT @GhostsofDC: At Last! #DC Finally Gets Its Own Flag http://t.co/xRBMv3g5pj

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Rep. Jared Polis (D) @RepJaredPolis

Today, the number of Americans who have lost much-needed UI reaches #1million600k. More than 22k have lost UI in CO. It is time for a vo ...

Corrine Brown (D) @RepCorrineBrown

Emough! The number of Americans who have lost much-needed UI reaches #1million600k. How many more will suffer before the GOP will #renewUI?

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

The @GOP, @Reince want us to be impressed that they denounced hateful speech towards Muslim-Americans, fail to note comments were weeks ago

Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R) @RepMickMulvaney

Touring the ESAB Plant in Union this morning #sctweets http://t.co/JWjexPBgZY

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Congressman Joe Heck (R) @RepJoeHeck

RT @CLFSuperPAC: WS: Dem Congressional Candidate @ErinBilbray 'Likes' Graphic With N-Word and 'Ching Chong' on Facebook: http://t.co/6yIxEfJ4Uw #NV03

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David R. Craig (R) @DavidCraig2014

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I'll be on Tom Marr show on @WCBM680 in a few minutes with host Dan Bobgino

Steve Chabot (R) @RepSteveChabot

Thanks to @CincyChamber for hosting me and a good talk on how federal legislation is affecting Cincinnati businesses. http://t.co/yWSI97cdHl

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Jim Inhofe (R) @jiminhofe

@POLITICandPORNO of course I do! Thanks for your support!!

Doug Ose (R) @DougOse

RT @SactoNews: California health exchange criticized for sign-ups http://t.co/hR1DdLrUAs #sacramento

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Evan Jenkins (R) @EvanJenkinsWV

I'm disappointed to discover yet another lingering shortfall that will negatively affect thousands of Americans,... http://t.co/di4pp5YDOd

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Evan Jenkins (R) @EvanJenkinsWV

RT @WSAZnews: Cabell County School officials say Culloden Elementary will use bottled water through Jan. 31. Will start using tap water Feb. 3. #WSAZ

Rep. Scott Rigell (R) @RepScottRigell

RT @VHSR: We had a great meeting with @RepScottRigell about improving our Regional trains. Faster trips to DC & NYC means jobs for Hampton Roads!

Ron George (R) @RonGeorge2014

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RT @MattBushMD: On it quickly @nationaljournal...Martin O’Malley’s Ron Burgundy Moment #MDSOTS #MDPolitics http://t.co/PxfahkNBfV

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Rep. Steve Scalise (R) @SteveScalise

Southern Leg of Keystone Open for Business While Northern Leg Still Stuck in Review. #TimeToBuild http://t.co/jwtykWDFQz

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

If you're on H Street NE right now, give me a wave. Riding on the new @DCStreetcar! @DDOTDC http://t.co/diQhJngbiY

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Mike Collins (R) @MikeCollinsGA

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@linderje @Talkmaster @WSBbelinda

Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

If you're on H Street NE right now, give me a wave. Riding on the new @DCStreetcar! @DDOTDC http://t.co/CxVgPWWLrX

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Governor Chafee (D) @LincolnChafee

RT @RhodeMapRI: Tonight in Burrillville, join us for the final round of 'Great Places' workshops at 5pm at the Smith Library: http://t.co/XHEbKibRwX

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Nancy Pelosi (D) @NancyPelosi

Congratulations Toni Atkins for making history as the next California Speaker of the House!

Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

The number of homeless veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan has tripled in just three years. Our heroes... http://t.co/o5GCZxZbLy

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Bryan Smith (R) @BryanSmithID2

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PAC supporting Simpson is funded by liberal labor unions. This doesn't align with ID conservative values http://t.co/KkEYVu9ROQ #IDpol

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André Carson (D) @RepAndreCarson

2013 Breakdown--introduced 12 bills, the most bills among Indiana's delegation. http://t.co/ZXWVA3mtwk

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Rep Robert Pittenger (R) @reppittenger

I'll be holding a Twitter Town Hall after the #SOTU next week. Tweet me your questions using #NC09COTU http://t.co/XTGcAQ2eog

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Marty Seifert (R) @seifertmn

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Thanks for having me speak. "@JVFisher: Marty @seifertmn speaking at the @SD31GOP meeting! #mngop http://t.co/bA4ZsxjN47"

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Rep. Jared Polis (D) @RepJaredPolis

Do you want to get in on a Colorado delegation Super Bowl wager again the Washington delegation? If so, what district product would you ...

Rep. Chris Stewart (R) @RepChrisStewart

Thanks to all the amazing people who came out to my campaign kickoff event. So great to see so many of you.I love you all!

Rep. Adam Smith (D) @RepAdamSmith

RT @HUDgov: Seattle is turning Yesler Terrace around thru #HUD Choice Neighborhoods, to make it an opportunity and econ growth center.

Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

As a mom, a daughter and a career therapist, I have compassion for struggling Americans. I promise to always put... http://t.co/nLvkajeyW6

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Jim Moran (D) @Jim_Moran

Took a moment today to catch up w/ many of the hard working interns that keep my office running every day. http://t.co/JfjcrEH4rX

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Ron Meyer (R) @Ron4VA

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So Jennifer Wexton is most likely going to get over 50 percent which means Joe May entering the race didn't mean a thing.

Brian Sandoval (R) @BrianSandoval

Join the team and volunteer today: http://t.co/2lMR9KRMa0 -- Governor Sandoval at the M http://t.co/3bnfn4mxPV

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Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

Numbers don't lie. The rate of uninsured Americans rose at the end of the year. Looks like Obamacare isn't a fix-all. http://t.co/JuG0ig03GZ

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Neil Abercrombie (D) @neilabercrombie

State offices are closed today in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. #higov #mlk

Jeb Hensarling (R) @RepHensarling

Going through the Library and found letter my cousin wrote to President Bush after her brother was… http://t.co/s4EHR7WLVe

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Dave Joyce (R) @RepDaveJoyce

Some ways we cut spending this week: cut IRS funding by $526 million, cut EPA funding by $143 million, cut TSA budget by $200 million #OH14

Dave Joyce (R) @DaveJoyceOH14

Big thanks to @csu_standards for the tour and informative mtg on energy efficiency issues #OH14 http://t.co/Gtp63I9K46

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

Pennsylvania gets a C- for women's equality in the following report. Unacceptable. And all the more reason to make... http://t.co/FlMxpTALx0

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Gwen Graham (D) @GwenForCongress

Today, as a nation, we pause to remember the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. A man who lead by his life and his example.

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