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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Jim Inhofe (R) @jiminhofe

RT you agree Pres Obama needs to use his pen and phone and approve the Keystone XL Pipeline! http://t.co/xcpBXlnkrs

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Jim Inhofe (R) @jiminhofe

Tell me what you think President Obama should do with his pen and phone to help Americans! http://t.co/xcpBXlnkrs

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Paul DeMarco (R) @Paul_DeMarco

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RT @CMT_82: Growing theme w/ AL House bills: Commonsense legislation spearheaded by #AL06 candidate @Paul_DeMarco! http://t.co/viZESHvu43 @YHPolitics

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Charlie Janssen (R) @Charlie_Janssen

I'd like to point out there is Facebook page to draft me as State Auditor. I have 37 "likes". That should about win it? #ummNo#

Charlie Janssen (R) @Charlie_Janssen

News to me, I see Facebook post to draft Charlie Janssen for auditor. I have 37 likes so that should do it. Umm does auditor have a # ?

Paul Broun (R) @PaulBrounforGA

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RT @TXTornadoinDC: @RosLehtinen you're welcome for the awesome photo mashup! PS you're also known for you dancing skills. http://t.co/JptVzDuOL9

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Tim Donnelly (R) @electdonnelly

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RT @LATSeema: Wowza, guns are really loud.

Jim Inhofe (R) @jiminhofe

President Obama could use his pen and phone to secure our border! http://t.co/xcpBXlnkrs

Jim Inhofe (R) @jiminhofe

RT if you agree Obama needs to secure our border! Tell me what you think Obama needs to do with his pen and phone: http://t.co/xcpBXlnkrs

Mike Rounds (R) @RoundsforSenate

RT @ArgusMontgomery: Per @rebeccagberg, the NRSC will host a fundraiser for @RoundsforSenate on Feb. 25. @SenJohnThune, Sen. McConnell, others backing.

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