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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Darrell Issa (R) @DarrellIssa

RT @Ri0t_Ri0t: @DarrellIssa that's cute. Who wouldn't enjoy a little comedy when they're being lied to

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Gwen Graham (D) @GwenForCongress

Pls RT and join me at http://t.co/EM50EBiVOg. More info at

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Rep. Chris Collins (R) @RepChrisCollins

Great tour and meeting this morning at Yancey's Fancy/Kutter's Cheese Store in Cofu. http://t.co/psCGpW1Vhn

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Brian Higgins (D) @RepBrianHiggins

@GBNRTC I am just as frustrated, here’s what I said on Floor last week about the need for infrastructure investment http://t.co/4jQ0bsTco5

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Senator Ben Cardin (D) @SenatorCardin

.@mocowan Peoples reaction to this story has been incredible. The reaction to his bowtie has been just as positive http://t.co/4hGVUTuYnX

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Rep. Pete Visclosky (D) @RepVisclosky

Dr. King’s powerful message resonates just as deeply 50 years later. http://t.co/mGMbiKNYhc.

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Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

Dynamite!Dynamite!When Vandy starts to fight! Down the field...Go Dores!! 35- 32.1:30 to go v. Ole Miss!

Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

Yesterday, I spoke to @ajconwashington about my recent trip to Africa, including my stop in Mali. http://t.co/my1yL5wKM5

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Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

RT @RepJohnYarmuth: Today's IRS recognition of federal tax status for same-sex married couples is another big step forward for equality.

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Shaughnessy Naughton (D) @VoteShaughnessy

You can find me on Twitter too. Let's connect! I'm at @ https://t.co/1gsj51CqR9 http://t.co/uIOAnZQ33Z

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Brad Wenstrup (R) @RepBradWenstrup

Stopped in to an employee meeting at the @DukeEnergy Zimmer Station in Moscow. http://t.co/gGVyksToF7

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Brad Wenstrup (R) @RepBradWenstrup

Stopped in to an employee meeting at the @DukeEnergy Zimmer Station in Moscow. http://t.co/0xP0r1PKHB

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Rep. Alan Grayson (D) @AlanGrayson

How many times did you watch the video of Miley Cyrus twerking? Oh, nevermind, I'll find out from the NSA. http://t.co/EHuYnsuPsm

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Rep. Cory Gardner (R) @repcorygardner

Can u send a couple tweets about my mtgs today? Thx.

Dana Rohrabacher (R) @DanaRohrabacher

RT @susiesentinel .@OFA_CA @DanaRohrabacher What say you about the Copenhagen disaster where facts were refuted #climatechange #climatehoax

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