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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David Vitter (R) @DavidVitter

Thanks @Transpo_Issues for the live tweets from @AASHTO conf. Good to see folks from #Louisiana DOTD #MAP21

Pete Sessions (R) @PeteSessions

Today I was delighted to meet with President of the Dallas Leadership Foundation, Will McCall. PHOTO: http://t.co/jha8WiQk #TX

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Eric Cantor (R) @RepEricCantor

RT @SteveCase Eric Cantor talks to 75 Entrepreneurs of Year re need for bipartisan support for startups #StartupAmerica http://t.co/EarE30nA

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Chuck Fleischmann (R) @RepChuck

Rep Desjarlais is right, we need to focus on the best energy policy, not on playing politics with our gas prices.

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @_philjohnson: @BuddyRoemer ...when corruption is so common, pervasive and accepted that it's simply swept under the rug like the dirt it is.

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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I can't do this alone, America! Please donate $$ to my #moneybomb to keep my message alive. People deserve the truth! http://t.co/St3E33Mi

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Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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@OAinteractive Yes, Twitter is free! And for that I'm grateful. But need $$ to reach out those not on Twitter. Digital ads go a long way!

Newt 2012 Campaign (R) @Newt2012HQ

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RT @OSUCRs: Ohio State CRs are currently out phone banking on behalf of @newtgingrich

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Put your fire extinguishers away. Romney's hair is safe tonight. #MIprimary

Rep. Robert Hurt (R) @RepRobertHurt

South Hill Enterprise: Hurt Visits South Hill –read more about Robert’s visit here: http://t.co/HZ1J8vjH #VA5

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