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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Lee Zeldin (R) @leezeldin

RT if you want a new direction for America and you are ready to #TermLimitTim! http://t.co/mUiJRgC22s

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Tim Ryan (D) @TimRyan

I applaud @samhsagov & @HHSGov for directing $99 Million to improve mental health services. Our nations mental health should be top priority

Gwen Graham (D) @GwenForCongress

RT @maxasteele: .@GwenForCongress ran the table on @Rep_Southerland in the first #FL02 debate. He got very frustrated and kept complaining about the rules.

Mike Michaud (D) @Michaud2014

"I'll be at the first debate Oct. 8 and I expect the governor will be here to." #MEPolitics

David Perdue (R) @Perduesenate

Join the coalition of women supporting Perdue, an outsider who will take real GA values to DC. http://t.co/YCZUmbFhVg http://t.co/BAV4zdIcVs

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Quinn for Illinois (D) @QuinnForIL

Make sure you #CelebrateNVRD the right way: by making sure you're registered to vote! http://t.co/rZtb3OKf5p http://t.co/UuIMcji8gF

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Asa Hutchinson (R) @AsaHutchinson

RT @APSRC: @AsaHutchinson praising the work of the Charter Authorizing Panel. Appreciates charters not taking up all of the time of the SBE #APSRC14

Hakeem Jeffries (D) @RepJeffries

RT @JacksonLeeTX18: Today is National Voter Registration Day! Get registered to vote at http://t.co/owOx87cjNz #CelebrateNVRD http://t.co/1CKDmNulZI

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April Freeman (D) @April4Congress

RT @UpSearchCoach: "Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers …” ~Colin Powell

April Freeman (D) @April4Congress

RT @WillMcAvoyACN: The question doctors can no longer ask in Florida: "Is there a gun in your home?" http://t.co/XgxiGkvsAw

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Mike McFadden (R) @MikeForMN

Vote early, request your absentee ballot today! Get more info here: http://t.co/wog1AHLqaj http://t.co/rvFaVUHhMv

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Alison L. Grimes (D) @AlisonForKY

Weird that a guy famous for saying "You're Fired" is endorsing @Team_Mitch, a notorious no-show, for "Speaker" #KYSen http://t.co/zxHKyKbgf7

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

RT @washingtonpost: Prosecutors: White House fence jumper was arrested in July with sawed-off shotgun and map with White House circled http://t.co/YXLJVCYvJJ

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Cormick Lynch (R) @CormickLynch

Proud to stand with our next Governor - Mayor Allan Fung - as Ken Block endorses him at the Rhode Island State House this afternoon.

Eliot Cutler (I) @EliotCutler

There's only 1 candidate I reuse Maine's future to - and that's Eliot. -Sherry Huber #mepolitics

Rick Weiland (D) @People4Weiland

South Dakota needs a Senator who will talk about the issues, not someone who goes on a 54-day vacation #sdsen

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