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.

To meet the Twitter API Terms of Service, all deleted tweets shown here since June 22, 2012 have been reviewed and approved by the Sunlight Foundation.

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Matt Salmon (R) @RepMattSalmon

Nancy & I join the East Valley in extending our condolences to the family of Spc. Wyatt J. Martin, who was KIA while serving in Afghanistan.

Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D) @RepCardenas

This is one of my favorite events of the year: the 47th Annual Pacoima Holiday Parade. Thank you to the community... http://t.co/PKw6HkL2E6

Colleen Hanabusa (D) @RepHanabusa

RT @nytimes: 15 writers share the best book they read this year http://t.co/zTBCdlTaz1 (Illustrations: R. Kikuo Johnson) http://t.co/M9dmStwTAY

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Senator Hatch Office (R) @SenOrrinHatch

Staffer (@JPFreire) tweet deleted. Apologies for the distraction!

Senator Hatch Office (R) @SenOrrinHatch

Lady passes toy drive, explains to dog, "That's not for you. That's not for dogs." Dog clearly regrets the error and moves along.

Governor Sandoval (R) @GovSandoval

Stepping outside to join @KTNV during their annual holiday food drive. Stop by the Mansion and help a family in need! http://t.co/1I0vinbrMs

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JohnCornyn (R) @JohnCornyn

RT @SusanCombs: Why is a dime-sized spider going to cost Texans $29 million and untold hours of traffic? http://t.co/Sb5e0VcPXl

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Doug LaMalfa (R) @DougLaMalfa

@JohnGGalt where's the mute button, hate that ad

John Kasich (R) @JohnKasich

Good to have Sen. @aliciareece on hand as I sign an Exec Order creating the task force on community-police relations http://t.co/fMeFKfDX8Y

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Senator Hatch Office (R) @SenOrrinHatch

I think virtually every Repub. would vote for this. I suspect we'll get a considerable number of Democrats too too," http://t.co/bumOESG9Gb

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Rep. Suzan DelBene (D) @RepDelBene

RT @educationweek: .@PoliticsK12: Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., to Take Top Democratic Spot on Education Panel http://t.co/chlCR5yHJv #edpolitics

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Idaho Governor (R) @ButchOtter

Today I was honored to address the Associated General Contractors at their 80th anniversary convention. http://t.co/gR3Ui8udt9

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Rep. Walter Jones (R) @RepWalterJones

Congress folded like a cheap suit last night. Check out why I voted no on the #CRomnibus: http://t.co/Hl9NmxIeBk

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Adam Schiff (D) @RepAdamSchiff

Make sure you #GetCovered! You have 4 more days to sign up for coverage that begins Jan 1. http://t.co/ldqR5XSRLJ http://t.co/AVSkM4YiW5

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