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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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Welcome back DC college students! Colonials, Hoyas, Firebirds, Bison (x2), Cardinals, Tigers - Have a safe, productive & fun fall semester.

Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

Today's the 50th anniversary of Fanni Lou Hamer's famous #votingrights speech after being jailed & beaten in Winona. http://t.co/YP8rT5S5Zl

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The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

RT @Interior: "If it isn't God's backyard, then he certainly lives nearby." - Robin Williams on @GlacierNPS. RIP http://t.co/IUOUd0KhkC

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MurielBowser (D) @MurielBowser

Congrats on 5 yrs w/ #SCOTUS, Justice Sotomayor!

Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Saturday's Summer Tournament of Games in Columbia Heights was a blast. Photos: http://t.co/ukk3yJkDd1 http://t.co/VBKL4tWnqb

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MurielBowser (D) @MurielBowser

Thank you @CM_McDuffie for your endorsement. With you support, I’m ready to re-energize our city. The District’s time is now. #DCision14

MurielBowser (D) @MurielBowser

Good Morning Silver line. Proud to represent us at the opening activities for the new Metro extension. http://t.co/ufcimutpoe

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Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

@RepThomasMassie wants D.C. to be a gun free-for-all, but I'm not going to stand for an amendment that threatens its public safety.

Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

Republican meddling in DC affairs learns DC doesn't take bullying laying down - Hits Harris where he lives in Ocean City. #BoycottOceanCity

MurielBowser (D) @MurielBowser

I invite you to walk DC’s Ward 3 neighborhood with me this Thursday, July 3rd! Meet us at 3 pm on MacArthur Blvd and 47th Pl. NW. #DCision14

The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

.@CrossFit As I've said several times publicly, I very much oppose this tax. It does not make sense to disincentivize fitness.

Joe Biden (D) @JoeBiden

RT to wish @DrBiden a very happy birthday!

MurielBowser (D) @MurielBowser

RT @DionTownley: Packed house at the @Ward4DemsDC meeting for Guest Speaker and Democratic Nominee @MurielBowser #all8wards #DCision14 http://t.co/14AET4rR7k

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The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

FACT: By 2030, new clean fuel standards will prevent up to 2,000 premature deaths EVERY YEAR. #ActOnClimate #EarthDay http://t.co/R3AIVQ6y5M

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Barack Obama (D) @BarackObama

"That's why 7.1 million people have health insurance—because people got the word out." —President Obama #TeamObamacare

Evans for Mayor (D) @EvansForMayor

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Jack and @PeteRossTweet in Ward 4. #ElectionDay #DCision14 http://t.co/3LWaaaAjoS

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