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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Jackie Speier (D) @RepSpeier

My followers are in USA(92%), UK.(1%)... Get your map too: http://t.co/QdC5HFWEih http://t.co/TbjdsTD9JY

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Tim Ryan (D) @TimRyan

BREAKING: Democratic National Convention will be week of July 25th. Now let's hope they make the right choice & name #Columbus as host city

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Ann Wagner (R) @RepAnnWagner

I'm so incredibly proud of all that Meghan is doing, and I very proud to represent young people like her in Congress! http://t.co/SXyQVnZDkn

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John Shimkus (R) @RepShimkus

Speaking to a U.S. History class at Wabash Valley College in Mt. Carmel this morning. http://t.co/p5W9Xfe5ey

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Denny Heck (D) @RepDennyHeck

RT @MadiganHealth: Last day to pre-register for the #Madigan #BabyFair! Open to ALL TRICARE beneficiaries. http://t.co/UdIavGhvSo

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Senator Rand Paul (R) @SenRandPaul

Governor Bush apparently gave Mitt Romney a "third time's a charm" bracelet: http://t.co/PRhqiKLFRr

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Senator Rand Paul (R) @SenRandPaul

Mitt Romney will pass along a "common core" friendship band to Jeb Bush: http://t.co/ZXC2jAFYeJ

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Louie Gohmert (R) @replouiegohmert

America is 1 of only 7 nations that allow elective abortion after 5 months. We can do better http://t.co/GVspZjWyZc #theyfeelpain #HR36

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Marcy Kaptur (D) @RepMarcyKaptur

W/parts made in OH, 1st-ever overseas shipment of US-made @FordMustang headed to Asia @Ford @UAW #MadeAcrossAmerica http://t.co/F4YkQ5nJbb

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Women are still not treated equally to men in society. We must pass the full 10-point Women's Equality Act. http://t.co/cYL8ijxnMl

Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

#tbt: January 2009, Senator Mitch McConnell Honors Senator Wendell Ford on @SenateFloor http://t.co/gYbeL6R6mx #Kentucky

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Senator Rand Paul (R) @SenRandPaul

RT @PeterHambyCNN: TV SOTU audience: 31.7 million. Combined YouTube star reach: 32.6 million. Different kinds of engagement, obviously, but bracing nonetheless

Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

RT @nbcwashington: "In my entire coaching career, I have never talked to any player or staff member about football air pressure."- #Patriots Coach Belichick.

John Conyers (D) @repjohnconyers

On the 42nd anniversary of #RoevWade,@HouseGOP recklessly panders to pro-choice marchers by swapping #antichoice abortion messaging bills.

MichelleLujanGrisham (D) @RepLujanGrisham

I proudly respect the personal decisions of women and their families and will continue to fight to #StopHR7 and other bills like it.

Roger Williams (R) @RogerWilliamsTX

I am pleased to join @MarkDavis tomorrow morning at 8:30 CST where I'll be discussing my plan for real tax reform. http://t.co/gIgz8FSnox

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Kelly Ayotte (R) @KellyAyotte

Dr Brezezinski before SASC comm says we need to provide defensive weaponry to Ukraine,to NOT do so increases Russias temptatioon to escalate

Sen. James Lankford (R) @SenatorLankford

RT @AlyceMetallo: Here they are, Ladies & Gentlemen, The HistoryMakers: Will Hurd, Mia Love & Tim Scott! http://t.co/dKnFByFfo5

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