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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Governor Walker (R) @GovWalker

Today is Medal of Honor Day. Hats off to my friend Gary Wetzel and every other Congressional Medal of Honor recipient!

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U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (D) @repmarkpocan

If missing $108M debt payments is @GovWalker's version of fiscal responsibility - Wisconsin is in deep trouble. #GOP http://t.co/iJeIuUnlqt

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Governor Walker (R) @GovWalker

Tonette and I send our thoughts and prayers to loved ones of Marines killed in Black Hawk crash. So devastating.

Scott Walker (R) @ScottWalker

Today is the anniversary of the birth of the first Republican President Abraham Lincoln. http://t.co/Jr7f1r2qx9

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Gwen Moore (D) @RepGwenMoore

Hey @Pharrell: What role does music play in your mission to promote #STEM? What motivated you to start @FromOneHand? #AskPharrell #GRAMMYs

Reid Ribble (R) @RepRibble

RT @cassmcgowan: @RepRibble I live about a mile or two from this clinic, and my wife was saying a few days ago how weird it was to always see the lot vacant

Reid Ribble (R) @RepRibble

RT @woshnews: Congressman @RepRibble calls for another investigation into the Veterans Administration: http://t.co/EQ0mZ9jCId

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Reid Ribble (R) @RepRibble

The good #deficit numbers we've seen may just be a mirage. http://t.co/o4hM3rE0BI

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Scott Walker (R) @ScottWalker

RT @jameshohmann: Scott Walker is 1st 2016 GOP candidate with a statement, which calls Obama a lame-duck and says the future lies with leaders in the states.

Sensenbrenner Press (R) @JimPressOffice

I'm on the @SykesCharlie show this morning to talk about Homeland Security appropriations. Tune in now: http://t.co/Dw2y19DwKj

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Governor Walker (R) @GovWalker

RT @BillKristol: Next week, Scott Walker will go to the Packers' game, root for his state's team, & sit in the cheap seats & freeze with the common people.

Senator Ron Johnson (R) @SenRonJohnson

Health coverage pain that they advocated comes to Harvard faculty. http://t.co/eiVPqetBVd

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Governor Walker (R) @GovWalker

We put $400 million into driving down prop tax levies on tech colleges across state. Statewide, typical taxpayer will see $142.29 savings.

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Gwen S. Moore (D) @Gwen4Congress

...Proud of the work the President has stepped up! http://t.co/c5K2eaHPFJ

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Gwen S. Moore (D) @Gwen4Congress

@PRYolonda: Check out the new #ImmigrationAction the President is taking to fix our broken system: http://t.co/SuIg3hf6a2 #Immigration

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