Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

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Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @SouthDakotaDOT: I-29 remains closed south of Sioux Falls & many other roads are closed or have standing or flowing water. Drive w\caution!

Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @SDClearPath511: In past 30 min across SD, 1 route had "no travel advised" changes. See http://t.co/XZpTqv9cW7 or call 511 for full info.|

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Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @SouthDakotaDOT: I-29 NB & SB closed From Exit 62 to Exit 47. Portion of SD11, US 18, SD 46 also closed. Check http://t.co/NDqZBLQa1d or dial 511.

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Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @SouthDakotaDOT: Officials will evaluate conditions & re-open roads as water recedes and debris has been removed to allow safe travel. Drive with Caution!

Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @SouthDakotaDOT: SB I-29 is open south of Sioux Falls. NB I-29 remains closed. Water on SD46 and SD19A and 19. Check http://t.co/o621Ov5k3a for info.

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Rick Scott (R) @ScottforFlorida

Congratulations on an outstanding game, @jozyaltidore! –RS #USMNT #OneNationOneTeam

Blaine Luetkemeyer (R) @RepBlainePress

Given ongoing #IRSscandal cutting funding to the scandal-ridden agency seems appropriate: http://t.co/lA6eUUjk6c

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Rep John Duncan Jr. (R) @RepJohnDuncanJr

We simply cannot keep sending mega-billions to corrupt governments all over the world. #Iraq #Afghanistan

Rep Robert Pittenger (R) @reppittenger

Honored to meet this years Wounded Warrior of the Year, Walter Winn! Cannot thank you enough for your service. http://t.co/MMuN1aWKcR

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