Politwoops Deleted Tweets from Politicians

Sure, we all tweet things we don't men mean to share, but now politicians have no way to hide them. Discover tweets that your politicians shared and then deleted.

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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Paul R. LePage (R) @Governor_LePage

The First Lady & I hope you'll stop by the Blaine House today any time between now and 2 p.m. with a food donation. 192 State St., Augusta

Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

Grateful to participate in Veterans in Higher Education Panel @ASU. We're helping vets succeed in college! http://t.co/3eO9YpW2mV

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Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

#TigerNation !the fans r ready for the 1st year n #AAC

Raul Ruiz (D) @CongressmanRuiz

Join me in taking a stand against bullying for #LGBTQ youth. On #SpiritDay, I am proud to stand with #GLAAD! http://t.co/kuHcW3J4RI

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Don Berwick (D) @berwickforMA

Check Don out on @MSNBC tonight at 8pm #mapoli #magov

Rep. Joe Kennedy III (D) @RepJoeKennedy

Banjo had his lucky @RedSox jersey on for the #ALCS game last night. Now all he needs to do is grow his beard out. http://t.co/S4b2vqGf2P

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Hal Rogers (R) @RepHalRogers

In Dr. Hurley's inaugural address to @upikebears, he announced a new School of Optometry and upcoming Dental School http://t.co/5DXOh0eavP

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Martin O'Malley (D) @GovernorOMalley

Job creation, climate change, innovative Marylanders - the latest edition of our One Maryland newsletter avail now: http://t.co/Ew0v66ZHGn

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Fred Upton (R) @RepFredUpton

RT @reporterdmurray: Gov. Rick Snyder and @RepFredUpton check out the PGA Senior Champ Trophy. Tourney coming to St. joe @onetoughnerd http://t.co/dl8pNhoSS9

Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Speaking live w/ @News8NewsTalk live from Southeast. Tune in to @NewsChannel8.

Bill Keating (D) @USRepKeating

RT @hammerjacko: Celebrating 40 years of advocacy on behalf of victims of DV by the Women's Center of #NewBedford

John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

Public servants, such as Special Agent Mumper who works on felony fraud cases, went back to work today http://t.co/NOnUk9LmS3 #shutdown

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John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

Public servants, such as Special Agent Mumper who works on felony fraud cases, went back to work today http://t.co/OmYmNGi8Oj #shutdown

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John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

Public servants, such as Special Agent Mumper who works on felony fraud cases, went back to work today http://t.co/6mgk0KxyB1 #shutdown

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Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

I'm very proud of our conference and what we've been able to come forth with. Math over politics = common sense. http://t.co/eUUlbM7YBb

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Billy Long (R) @auctnr1

Very saddened to learn of the passing of Rep. Bill Young of Florida - the perfect Gentleman - our thoughts and prayers go out to his family

Rep. Eric Swalwell (D) @RepSwalwell

Rest in Peace, House colleague, Bill Young of Florida.

Rep. Dan Kildee (D) @RepDanKildee

RIP to my colleague, Rep. Bill Young. My thoughts are prayers are with his family & the Floridians he represented for decades in the House.

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