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. Tom Coburn (R)

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

Congress secures a $21M park spanning across three states, so ambitious @NatlParkService determined it to be infeasible. #SecretSanta

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

Congress extends old earmarks for autopoloozas and wine trains over the President’s recommendation #SecretSanta http://t.co/pjXDe6g5mZ

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

$50,000 on a grant for researchers to study why sea monkeys follow lasers. #Wastebook2014 http://t.co/Z6hUvyCO4S http://t.co/V0hmccKQq2

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

Provision to stop taxpayer subsidies for millionaires’ nannies passes Congress, heads to the President #CCDBG http://t.co/RNAVBke5Pd

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

“I can’t see what he released that would have done any harm...he’s a good American who’s done the right thing” http://t.co/dp8opxQGWV

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

Did you know that 5 days before last year’s gov shutdown taxpayers dished out $195K to throw a Hollywood bash? #fancy http://t.co/2iBRxT4xlN

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

Did you know that 5 days before last year’s gov shutdown taxpayers dished out $195K to throw a Hollywood bash? #fancy

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

Oklahoma’s 40 federally funded job training programs cost $164 annually. Ironically, most people don’t even know they exist. #WasteWednesday

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

$$$ to improve children’s schools in Florida was spent to settle a lawsuit with a former contractor. #WasteWednesday http://t.co/6Luhq8uwl7

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

Send me questions to ask NTIS director at today's hearing. NTIS collects free govt reports & then charges for them. http://t.co/bg3eH6Ivo6

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

Are tax giveaways to the big banks going to help struggling Americans? Dr. Coburn talks #NMTCs in Tulsa http://t.co/sumz2KvOed

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

Did you know your tax $$$ contributed $23M in #NMTC to build a luxury hotel in Oklahoma City? #WasteWednesday http://t.co/qOfVrepzwe

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

Dolphins & Hollywood producers are among the unlikely recipients of millions of $$$ in #NMTC http://t.co/inUKmiVqNV http://t.co/72PpFrCyM7

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

Taxpayers paid $40 million through the #NMTC to build a magical wonderland for dolphins. http://t.co/inUKmiVqNV http://t.co/jV7LAYFO5B

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

One #NMTC project may bankrupt an entire town, including the entire police department http://t.co/inUKmiVqNV http://t.co/UGycnzZtiw

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

$40M in #NMTC built the world’s largest aquarium to expand the AT&T Dolphin Tales exhibit. http://t.co/inUKmiVqNV http://t.co/lLlk3CBQlj

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

$40M in #NMTC built the world’s largest aquarium to expand the AT&T Dolphin Tales exhibit. http://t.co/inUKmiVqNV http://t.co/DrPy9K8BAA

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

"Fiscal issues can’t die. They’re going to be upon us much worse than they are. It’s coming.” http://t.co/nZ1pMEw5D1 http://t.co/gxGqQikjqL

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

RT @MarkFlatten: All top Veterans Affairs managers got high performance ratings despite long delays, patient deaths http://t.co/tqiRoLfaKS via @DCExaminer

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

(2/2) Returning to the earmark era would be a grave mistake. http://t.co/24npVPKFuS

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

RT @LukeRussert: Nearly 4 years after Obamacare became the law of the land, the Senate #GOP has released their own healthcare plan http://t.co/wpLlA4xZJr

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

RT @SenRandPaul: $65 million in Sandy emergency relief money was spent on television ads promoting tourism in NJ & NY #wastebook: http://t.co/8UW0QiwA5a

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

#Wastebook2013 sneakpeek: $1B wasted on @TSA anti-terrorism behavioral detection that hasn't ID'd a single terrorist http://t.co/cHQFZMc53p

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

RT @PRyan: We have an opportunity to pay down the debt and boost the economy. Let's start talking. http://t.co/YRQaXHuzu5

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

Our current economic crisis requires leadership. Person best equipped to solve our urgent problems is @MittRomney. http://t.co/eaHjEFfG

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

No such thing as "free" in #Obamacare. Taxpayers always pay #HHSmandate. Letter to HHS requesting honest explanation http://t.co/HL4BDN5v

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

ICYMI: on Morning Joe rejecting more govt-run healthcare#HHSmandate. We all lose when govt is this involved in our liveshttp://goo.gl/Xu945

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

Financial audit shows cont'd waste, fraud at HHS. Ex) $866 million unaccounted for.@RepBoustany & I request explanation:http://t.co/pXtGnHhH

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

Details about my Town Hall meeting tomorrow @4pm in Edmond here: http://t.co/PIdF6BA3. I hope to see you there!

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