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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Gov. Sean Parnell (R) @AKGovParnell

RT @EmilyMiller: Biden laughing when he disagrees with Ryan is so annoying. Like a child in time out.

Gov. Sean Parnell (R) @AKGovParnell

RT @TheFix: Ok. I have decided. I find the Biden smile slightly unsettling. #vpdebate

Gov. Sean Parnell (R) @AKGovParnell

RT @secupp: Biden needs to laugh a little less through the Libya, Middle East, nuclear Iran segment.

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @Emma5317: @RepWestmoreland Great job by Ryan! He addressed the issues and didn't hide behind empty rhetoric. Obama can't hide his record.

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @GOP: Las Vegas Review Journal: Ryan wins close VP debate- http://t.co/4BPmqdB6 #BidenUnhinged

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Sen. Tom Coburn M.D. (R) @TomCoburn

Great disection of #VPdebate by Peggy Noonan: Confusing Strength With Aggression - http://t.co/IehmcU8f http://t.co/bTTC6r9i via @WSJ

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Team Mitch (R) @Team_Mitch

RT @RobertHurt: Tonight's VP debate further proved that @PaulRyanVP and @MittRomney are the the only clear choice for Americans on Nov 6th

Robert Hurt (R) @RobertHurt

WATCH: Why does DC insider & lobbyist @JWDouglas continue to contradict himself when it comes to his lobbying record? http://t.co/eDwTQLvT

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Rep. Mary Bono Mack (R) @MaryBonoUSA

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