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 Mark Dayton (D) @GovMarkDayton

@stribgillespie twitter is showing that he will have a ton of company among his age group.

Colleen Hanabusa (D) @ColleenHanabusa

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RT @PhilipRucker: Aloha! Hawaii Sen race divides Dems along ethnic & generational lines - plus, ghost of Inouye (or simply "Senator") http://t.co/7fNh45iRTW

Rep. Eric Swalwell (D) @RepSwalwell

@kkllddbb deleting your message to protect privacy. We'll contact you now.

Deval Patrick (D) @MassGovernor

Few utility issues so far. Less than 100 outages so far. #MAsnow

Rep. Alan Lowenthal (D) @RepLowenthal

“Instead of keeping people on unemployment longer, let’s give a tax credit to the small businesses to hire them.” http://t.co/6jMng9dKW3

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Don Berwick (D) @berwickforMA

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RT @DavidMarsh10: Great conversation in Worcester with @berwickforMA on social justice, progressive values and the #magov race #mapoli http://t.co/2C59AWfxod

Don Berwick (D) @berwickforMA

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Early childhood education, job creation, lowering HC costs among top issues for progressive activists speaking to @berwickforMA in Fitchburg

Don Berwick (D) @berwickforMA

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RT @Leigh_Appleby: Way to go @RHPooley, recruiting delegates for @berwickforMA like it's your job!

Nan Rich (D) @senatornanrich

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.@miamiDadeDems bash w/friends & supporters, great to hear I'll never have to apologize for any of my positions. http://t.co/B0ZnArkfnm...

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