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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Rep. Jared Polis (D) @RepJaredPolis

RT @jaredpolis: All queens support #lgbt marriage equality: http://t.co/avKpp7z92C

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

RT @baltimoresun: Hokpins programs seek to launch minority students in the sciences. http://t.co/5YpupiiKg9

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Congressman Sam Farr (D) @RepSamFarr

RT @CecilHurt: Les Miles: "20 years ago there was not a policy on Twitter. There was not a Facebook. 20 years ago, not one team did a Harlem Shake."

Rep. Ron Kind (D) @RepRonKind

My #tbt is my Logan High football picture. Did you play sports when you were younger? Share here and… http://t.co/IJzex9Dlig

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Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

RT @CHueyBurnsRCP: In response to previous tweet, Rep. Cohen came up to me to apologize if he offended. Said its a difficult&personal time for him right now.

Rep. Alan Lowenthal (D) @RepLowenthal

Speaking about the #education bill H.R. 5 on the House floor in just a few minutes. Tune in here: http://t.co/313TyLCffA

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Jackie Speier (D) @RepSpeier

Today, 10 am EST, HASC will hold a hearing on Military Sexual Trauma #MST. Watch live here: http://t.co/a3ow2NC6EJ cc @HASCDemocrats

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Rep. Alan Lowenthal (D) @RepLowenthal

I will be speaking on the House floor about H.R. 5, a harmful education bill, in just a few minutes. Tune in: http://t.co/313TyLCffA

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Mike Thompson (D) @RepThompson

Federal agencies confirm what we’ve always known about the Brown Administration’s BDCP: it’s “biased” & “insufficient”http://t.co/vvBAswj8j1

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