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.

Original Dutch version:

Politwoops.nl

Recent Politwoops

This may be an incomplete list. If you think we're missing someone, please email us with their Name, State, Political Party, Office they hold or are seeking and, of course, Twitter handle. Thanks!

Obama Inauguration (D) @obamainaugural

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
.@Sebelius2016 pitches in at @dcck for the National Day of Service. #iserve http://t.co/dfw9Ui3C

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @virginiafoxx: The American people can't dodge Tax Day, Senate Democrats shouldn't be dodging Budget Day. #NoBudgetNoPay

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Luke Messer (R) @LukeMesserIN

We cannot continue to confiscate more and more of our citizen's hard earned dollars to balance our deficit. http://t.co/mZTOtX2F

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Luke Messer (R) @LukeMesserIN

The last Congress already raised taxes, it's time for this Congress to tackle Washington's spending binge! http://t.co/Dp1RzgsL

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Ron DeSantis (R) @RepDeSantis

RT @GOPLeader: If the Senate or the House fail to pass a budget, Members of Congress should not be paid. #NoBudgetNoPay

Ron DeSantis (R) @RepDeSantis

RT @RepHuizenga: If the Senate or House fails to pass a budget, Members of Congress will not be paid. #NoBudgetNoPay it's that simple.

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

It is NOT a balanced deal if we cut #Veterans' benefits instead of asking millionaires to pay more. http://t.co/xwmERh6d

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Rep. Xavier Becerra (D) @RepBecerra

I’m proud to cosponsor @RepJerryNadler's Respect for Marriage Act. #LGBT #equality

Barbara Lee (D) @BLeeForCongress

RT @LbrtyNews: @BLeeForCongress Please share this White House petition to bring troops home from #Afghanistan https://t.co/YdfzHo1p

Darrell Issa (R) @DarrellIssa

Your @GOPOversight watchdogs are working to fix federal #IT & save you $: http://t.co/dAW2Glis

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Ted Cruz (R) @tedcruz

RT @JohnCornyn: PHOTO: At Houston roundtable with Ted Cruz exploring ways we can preserve Social Security: http://t.co/VDzWNGrb

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Richard Hudson (R) @RichHudson

@SexyTractorman taking the oath of office. Look forward to working. With you, Commissioner. #NCAG http://t.co/4ST1Y0Mf

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Bennie Thompson (D) @BennieGThompson

Over 40% of gun purchases occur without a Brady background check at a federally licensed dealer. #StopTheFuneral

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D) @SenatorShaheen

RT @MBrindley_NHPR: At a nonprofit dental clinic in Concord Tuesday, @SenatorShaheen called on Congress to lift its ban on earmarks. http://t.co/ulPyvjFs

Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Gov at Q&A following #NYSafe Act signing: http://t.co/PGUJaVoy --> LIVE now | More: http://t.co/RGT4SWwi

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Obama Inauguration (D) @obamainaugural

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
RT @jccic2013: Here's the view of @BarackObama on Jan. 21 for #inaug2013 http://t.co/X4bigfLn

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Martin O'Malley (D) @GovernorOMalley

The majority of executions now take place in 5 countries: Iran, North Korea, Yemen, China & the USA. #MDRepeal

Bill Johnson (R) @RepBillJohnson

America's debt surged under @BarackObama -Americans aren't taxed too little; govt #SpendingIsTheProblem @gopconference http://t.co/QznDTsZ8

Screenshots of links in this tweet

US Rep E.B.Johnson (D) @RepEBJ

I'm honored to be sworn in with the great leaders of the @OfficialCBC for 113th Congress. “Conscious of the Congress” http://t.co/SksK9upt

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Rep. Kurt Schrader (D) @RepSchrader

I am 1 of 4 Congressional Problem Solvers in NYC today to talk about need for bipartisan solutions to our nation's problems w/ @NoLabelsOrg

Pete Sessions (R) @PeteSessions

White Rock Lake clean-up with my Adopt-a-Shoreline Team this morning. #KeepTexasBeautiful. Photo: http://t.co/dUHQqxAg

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Pete Sessions (R) @PeteSessions

Great White Rock Lake clean-up with my Adopt-a-Shoreline Team this morning. #KeepTexasBeautiful. Photo: http://t.co/dUHQqxAg

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Rep. Greg Walden (R) @repgregwalden

This morning, I had my eighth town hall for the week in my home town of Hood River. Thanks to everyone who joined http://t.co/NyqvWLdk

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Rep. Greg Walden (R) @repgregwalden

This morning, I had my eighth town hall for the week in my home town of Hood River. Thanks to everyone who joined http://t.co/NyqvWLdk

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Dina Titus (D) @dinatitus

Welcoming @intelces to #NV01, 150K visitors and incredible technology. #CES http://t.co/iKnaNSUV

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Barack Obama (D) @BarackObama

RT @whitehouse: Happening at 1:30 ET: President Obama makes a personnel announcement from the White House. Watch live: http://t.co/s8hchuu9

Mario Diaz-Balart (R) @MarioDB

Sintonice a las 7:30 mañana @DespiertaAmeric. En vivo con @satchapretto a discutir la reforma migratoria al nivel nacional. #latism #sayfie

Matt Cartwright (D) @RepCartwright

Just finished a brief interview with @Ann4Congress on the Fox Business Channel. Clip to come.

Russ Carnahan (D) @RepCarnahan

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
RT @sarahannsparks: As a member of @hfacdemocrats, @repcarnahan promotes intl. women's rights. #thankyouruss

Dina Titus (D) @dinatitus

Welcoming @intlCES to District 1, 150k visitors and incredible technology. #CES

Dean Heller (R) @SenDeanHeller

RT @KTNV: Brown-eyed people appear more trustworthy, study shows: http://t.co/wrzH86kJ

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Obama Inauguration (D) @obamainaugural

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
Want to find out the best ways to give back? Join @CNCS and @WendyCNCS for a twitter chat at 3 p.m. ET to learn more. #AskWendy

Scott Peters (D) @ScottPetersSD

RT @ebkent: The hang-up on parking is an indicator that a community has no broader vision for itself. -Finding a Place for Parking http://t.co/PUiIREXu

Rep. Diana DeGette (D) @RepDianaDeGette

Good to speak with @MayorHancock today as we observed opening day of CO legislature #coleg http://t.co/uxfDNaKx

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Bob McDonnell (R) @BobMcDonnell

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
RT @The_RGA: Catch Virginia Governor @BobMcDonnell's State of the State address tonight at 7PM ET LIVE on @CSPAN or online here: http://t.co/LDu57kp9

Rep. Tim Griffin (R) @RepTimGriffin

The law requires @SenateDems pass a #budget. Please join me in signing this petition on the @WhiteHouse website: http://t.co/fLwOKBpN #ar2

Elizabeth Esty (D) @RepEsty

RT @NewsTimes: Health officials in Georgia say that four people have been exposed to a rabid pet llama http://t.co/HkbULG2x

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Senator Mike Crapo (R) @MikeCrapo

3,350 days since #SenateDems passed a budget. I could travel between Boise & Idaho Falls, 6 times a day, 20,100 times during that span.

Deval Patrick (D) @MassGovernor

Day 3 of a series of reform proposals to make gov't work better. Today, announcing ways to lower business costs. http://t.co/cavHv0Le

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Elizabeth Esty (D) @Elizabeth_Esty

Thank you for visiting my campaign Facebook page. If your intention was to visit my official House of... http://t.co/dpPtKzPI

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Trey Gowdy (R) @TGowdySC

From yesterday’s @GreenvilleNews by Mary Orndorff Troyan | Gowdy sets sights on reforms | http://t.co/GeHIiyLQ

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Albio Sires (D) @RepSires

See the Transportation Committee photo for the 113th Congress on FB http://t.co/nPKcUwWk

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Dan Maffei (D) @DanMaffeiNY

I am honored to be appointed to the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. http://t.co/VVNeiDNL #ny24

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Results per page