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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Tim Ryan (D) @TimRyan

RT @EryanProduction: In #cancun celebrating @KingJames @cavs .Sunshine/Beach/family/friends and now #lebron This is heaven! #NorthEastOhio http://t.co/oxjuyIDWeM

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Gregg Harper (R) @GreggHarper

RT @PhilBryantMS: Congratulations, Jasmine Murray -- Miss Mississippi 2014!

Phil Bryant (R) @PhilBryantMS

I am pleased to appoint environmental engineer & environmental attorney Gary Rihttp as next executive director of @MDEQ ://bit.ly/1lzWTpM

Terry McAuliffe (D) @GovernorVA

We are excited to have the opp to work with Meg Ryan & @tomhanks on this film about an impt time in American history. http://t.co/x4faVv9EXB

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Phil Bryant (R) @PhilBryantMS

On this 70th Anniversary of D Day, I thank all WWII veterans, and the many who gave the ultimate sacrifice so that others may have freedom.

Congressman Tim Ryan (D) @RepTimRyan

Great to meet with Niles JFK 8th graders last week at the Capitol http://t.co/SMgDakWktj

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Rhonda Sivarajah (R) @rhonda4congress

So the midwest CRNC daily is still a thing? cc @TylerVerry @RyanLyk

David R. Craig (R) @DavidCraig2014

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@ryanzerbe @RepAndyHarrisMD @jeannie_riccio June 24 Right here in good ol #Maryland Where are you located? Would like to meet u! #teaparty

David R. Craig (R) @DavidCraig2014

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@ryanzerbe @RepAndyHarrisMD @jeannie_riccio well I guess sometimes sarcasm, humor are difficult to determine from chat.

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Sen. Sanders is heading to the Senate floor to speak on @RepPaulRyan's budget. Watch LIVE: http://t.co/9cbZxKbLdz

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Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Happening now: Speech on the Senate floor about @RepPaulRyan's budget proposal. Watch live: http://t.co/9cbZxKbLdz

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Phil Bryant (R) @PhilBryantMS

Great things are happening in Mississippi. Energy growth, aerospace, advanced manufacturing--all moving in out state. #BIPEC

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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Rep. Scott Peters (D) @RepScottPeters

MaryAnne of course! RT @SDuncovered: Had to do a poll: Who's your favorite 'Gilligan's Island' castaway? http://t.co/3erZMBaX21

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Adam Schiff (D) @RepAdamSchiff

RT @evanlgeorge: NSA reform, minor makeover or total shake-up? Our conversation w/ @NewAmerica @RepAdamSchiff, @RyanLizza http://t.co/vjygMyEKQA

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Bryan Smith (R) @BryanSmithID2

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We should all be thankful that we've lived in a time of a great man & leader as Nelson Mandela, who was a figure of freedom and equality.

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Phil Bryant (R) @PhilBryantMS

The recommendations discussed today are part of an ongoing discussion w/ @pewresearch, #msleg and other stakeholders. #MSPublicSafetyWorks

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