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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Tom Wolf (D) @WolfForPA

Philly schools should never have been placed in this a position, but @GovernorCorbett's mismanagement has forced the district into turmoil.

Jeff Gorell (R) @JeffGorell

Reporter Claims GOP's Gorell 'Not a Veteran'; Paper Later Deletes http://t.co/4uoZfrOyaR

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Marcy Kaptur (D) @RepMarcyKaptur

NASA satellite photograph of the algal bloom in the Western Basin of Lake Erie from Monday: http://t.co/aRsyMlwsb5 http://t.co/3OpFZyfkRb

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Marcy Kaptur (D) @RepMarcyKaptur

More NASA satellite photos and good information here (attached photo is from Sunday): http://t.co/aRsyMlwsb5 http://t.co/KeH1RGR6Eg

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John Shimkus (R) @RepShimkus

RT @BruceRauner: Illinois has the worst unemployment rate in the Midwest. Follow me and we can shake up Springfield together.

Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

SD is proud! “@SportsCenter: THIS JUST IN: Spurs hire Becky Hammon as assistant coach, first woman assistant in NBA history.”

Rep. Bob Gibbs (R) @RepBobGibbs

RT @russfarm: In Mt. Vernon with @RepBobGibbs and Cong. Tiberi. Talking Ag issues. http://t.co/9hFfnFdPp6

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Rep. Dan Maffei (D) @RepDanMaffei

RT @thetechgarden: Great conversations with @DanMaffeiNY today for Startup Day Across America! #startup2014 http://t.co/bz4csC6jEf

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Callis for Illinois (D) @callis4illinois

I'm in Decatur tonight for the National Night Out event. Great to be alongside so many community leaders! #IL13 http://t.co/IPqeYPOLav

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Angel Taveras (D) @AngelForRI

RT @ProvPlan: .@AngelForRI rattling off a litany of facts about how he has created opportunities for Latinos in Rhode Island @latinocivicfund #voto2014RI

Rep. Eric Swalwell (D) @RepSwalwell

Ticketless, #planehopper passenger taking SJC-LAX flt is apparent failure by airport & airline to protect passengers from possible threat.

Steve Stivers (R) @stevestivers

RT @wsyx6: Jon Waters: "I love Ohio State and I love my students." #WatersTalks #TBDBITL

Steve Stivers (R) @stevestivers

RT @nbc4i: RAW INTERVIEW: Former OSU Marching Band Director Jon Waters broke his silence Wednesday. WATCH HERE: http://t.co/CBA8QXDQLo #TBDBITL #OSU

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Betty McCollum (D) @BettyMcCollum04

Thanking veterans at @AmericanLegion Post 557 for their continued service to our country #NationalNightOut http://t.co/dn0vBaosmK

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Todd Young (R) @ToddYoungIN

Indiana is more than just our home its a cultural hub, a place of innovation and discovery and the the crossroads of the American spirit

Braley for Iowa (D) @TeamBraley

RT @BruceBraley: Thanks to Field Organizer Jacob Derzon for your hard work in North Central Iowa. @TeamBraley @iowademocrats #92Days http://t.co/I0FdqPgz2I

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Sen. Jim Tracy (R) @jimtracy

Election Day is 2 days away! Comment below with the reasons you're voting for Jim! To find your voting location... http://t.co/bqQDhHGUWX

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Cooper for Congress (D) @CoopForCongress

We say goodbye to two great interns soon!cooperforcongress's photo http://t.co/YGLQX4jcNj

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