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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Senator Ron Johnson (R) @SenRonJohnson

Great post from @TheAnchoress: about those Embassy attacks under Bush. http://t.co/l2psOCWVCe

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Erik Paulsen (R) @Erik_Paulsen

I did. Sergio sucks “@Ron_Rosenbaum: #Players Choke of the year. Sergio: plunk! Think Tiger enjoyed that?”

Ann Wagner (R) @RepAnnWagner

So did anyone actually get fired from the #IRS or did the Obama Administration hire the culprits to replace Axelrod and co.?

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Dave Joyce (R) @RepDaveJoyce

Congratulated @BrecksvilleOhio gymnasts on 10 straight state championships! http://t.co/31GqikGtmL

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Governor Chafee (D) @LincolnChafee

I posted 25 photos on Facebook in the album "Governor Lincoln Chafee Signs Executive Order on Diversity" http://t.co/8KiYhI5hFI

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Rep. Jeff Duncan (R) @RepJeffDuncan

The State Depart didn't want to include references to prior threats in the #benghazi talkers bc they didn't want criticism for not acting

CathyMcMorrisRodgers (R) @cathymcmorris

Turn on @kxly920 Morning News to hear @budname and me talk about Internet Taxes and the STEP project. #goodmorning #Spokane

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

My Klout Score is 71. Join me on Klout to discover yours today. http://t.co/I9Tk2iQPXG

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Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

Thank you to everyone who has written, e-mailed, called, and “Facebooked” me on the importance of Social... http://t.co/HHNworsttW

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

RT @AP: Stories of the dead and injured in the bombings at the Boston Marathon: http://t.co/fmEWpwjYq9 -CC

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Sen. John Barrasso (R) @SenJohnBarrasso

Pleasure to address trustees and scholars at @AEI . http://t.co/SZaAk4p6Mh

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Rep. Tim Griffin (R) @RepTimGriffin

I'm taking your questions on @karnnewsradio with @BSGolfer for the next half hour. Call in (433-0092) and listen http://t.co/lcjN8kwNqV #ar2

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Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

RT @TJLIncorporated: Ironic that "fiscal conservatives" are spending $1.9 million on each symbolic vote: http://t.co/5URMqfTQnP @RepJimMcDermott @GOPLeader

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Jay Stamper (D) @jay_stamper

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
Who knew? http://t.co/tIIg6ULPtj

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

RT @hellorio: .@kyrstensinema is better than your representative, well maybe not @GerryConnolly but seriously, lady brings the sass into the House

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