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. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @ChuckGrassley: I'm very happy w Ryan as VP nominee he is an intellectual heavyweight most important he advocates well fiscal conservatism

Virginia Foxx (R) @virginiafoxx

It's not every day that the House's best & brightest .@RepPaulRyan is drafted to help lead America's comeback. Best of: http://t.co/bOTDIHQN

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Virginia Foxx (R) @virginiafoxx

Until today w/ .@RepPaulRyan, a sitting Representative hadn't been tapped to join a Presidential ticket since 1984.

Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @virginiafoxx: It's not every day that the House's best & brightest .@RepPaulRyan is drafted to help lead America's comeback. Best of: http://t.co/bOTDIHQN

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

Ryan's an inspired choice cause he has plan 2 save our economy http://t.co/StTb77eX

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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

@PaulRyanVP is a gr8 selection 4 @mittromney: practical, economy expert, works hard on fixing nation http://t.co/StTb77eX

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Olson & Staff (R) @OlsonPressShop

No better choice than this team of Gov. Romney & Rep. Paul Ryan to tackle challenges America faces and put US back on a path to prosperity!

Rick Santorum (R) @RickSantorum

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Apologies for broken link on last tweet. Click here for my Obamanomics article at Redstate: http://t.co/KBw9I54m

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CathyMcMorrisRodgers (R) @cathymcmorris

@Matt_Romney Saw you on TV Sat. standing next to our outstanding VP pick, Paul Ryan. Thanks for making the trip to Spokane last week. #VP

Senator Rand Paul (R) @SenRandPaul

Obama's comments dismissing individual achievement were an insult to generations of Americans: "You Didn't Build That" http://t.co/U0nJBhh0

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