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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Scott Rigell (R) @ScottRigell

RT @USNavy: Want to know more about Naval Station #Norfolk? Visit http://t.co/eWmaBz9esU #TheLastShip

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Frank LoBiondo (R) @RepLoBiondo

RT @LeeAnnStephens: So happy school is out...and so the summer routine begins #beach #jerseyshore #LBI #local #bennygohome http://t.co/D1TYPDo1AY

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Dennis Richardson (R) @DRichardsonOR

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Puppies for Richardson!. [image: Inline image 1] Blue says: Vote for my friend Dennis Richardson! ... http://t.co/FVWNuFHW7T

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Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

4 people followed me and 4 people unfollowed me // automatically checked by http://t.co/N1J73hdKki

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Kerry Bentivolio (R) @RepKerryB

Americans need jobs - not jargon. Restoring the 40 hour work week is a start: http://t.co/gEqHCiNi6C

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Eliot Engel (D) @RepEliotEngel

RT @HFACDemocrats: Chair @RepEdRoyce & RM @RepEliotEngel statements at conclusion of three-day visit to #Ukraine: http://t.co/SxJNTixISX

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Tom Foley (R) @TomFoleyCT

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So close to a win! #Heartbreaker We'll take the point though. Go #TeamUSA!

Tom Foley (R) @TomFoleyCT

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So close to a win! #Heartbreaker We'll take the point thought. Go #TeamUSA

Shayan For Congress (D) @shayan4congress

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@Drenice26 definitely. Text me 407-408-0494

Ron George (R) @RonGeorge2014

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RT @jasonschreier: George RR Martin wrote this soccer game

Adriano Espaillat (D) @EspaillatNY

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RT @Politicker: Espaillat and Mark-Viverito Rally in East Harlem http://t.co/YWOBzs0MYU

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Brad Wenstrup (R) @RepBradWenstrup

Today we mourn the loss of Army Specialist Justin Helton as he returns home to Pike County. RIP, Specialist Helton. http://t.co/052ZW7Fjxv

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Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

RT @WhiteHouse: In advance of Monday’s Working Families Summit, here are 9 facts on working families in America → http://t.co/fnOEwJa7gK #FamiliesSucceed

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Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

One of govt’s biggest failures is taking hard-earned money from Americans & spending on things the private sector can do better. #FNS

Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

RT @FoxNewsSunday: .@GOPWhip on U.S. options in #Iraq: I would put everything on the table. #FNS

Fred DuVal (D) @FredDuVal

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RT @JohnHookfox10: This is what's wrong with politics today. If someone doesn't agree with you politically - they are a terrible person and the enemy??

Dennis Daugaard (R) @dennisdaugaard

RT @ArgusMontgomery: FINALLY, wrapping up the convention, Republicans unanimously nominate PUC Commissioner Gary Hanson for another term.

Bellows for Senate (D) @Bellows4Senate

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FYI: Susan Collins is the only federally elected official in Maine to not sign Supreme Court brief urging repeal of #DOMA. #PortlandPride

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