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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Cargas for Congress (D) @Cargas7

GOP Congressman Criticizes Own Party Over Bowe Bergdahl Response http://t.co/OzOCyrMwZH @HuffPostPol Given unknowns, more sensible comment

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Paul DeMarco (R) @Paul_DeMarco

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SGT Bowe Bergdahl has been released after being captive for five years in Afghanistan. A grateful nation awaits your return.

Rep. Jim Renacci (R) @RepJimRenacci

So glad to hear that Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is coming home safely. He's a true American hero: http://t.co/H07gDZICzV

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Senator Thad Cochran (R) @SenThadCochran

Welcome home, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. A grateful America thanks you for your service.

Rep. Stephen Lynch (D) @RepStephenLynch

Great to hear that Bo Bergdahl has been released from captivity in Afgh/Pak. (1/2)

Joni Ernst (R) @joniernst

US Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl freed after being reported missing 5 yrs in Afghanistan. Thoughts & prayers go out to Sgt. Bergdahl & his family.

John Kasich (R) @JohnKasich

Ohio's own Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is currently a POW in Afghanistan. On this POW/MIA Recognition Day, let us all pray for his safe return.

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