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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Dan Burton (R) @RepDanBurton

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RT @DarrellIssa: READ the resolution we'll consider Wednesday to hold AG #Holder in #Contempt of Congress: http://t.co/XrjprZaY #fastandfurious

Darrell Issa (R) @DarrellIssa

READ the resolution we'll consider Wednesday to hold AG #Holder in #Contempt of Congress: http://t.co/XrjprZaY #fastandfurious

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Campaigning w/ my daughter Amirah; what fun!

Congressman Reyes (D) @SilvestreReyes

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- sat·ire/ˈsaˌtī(ə)r/ Noun: use of humor, irony, exaggeration or ridicule to expose and criticize people's stupidity, vices #learn

John McCain (R) @SenJohnMcCain

Good talking to @RGA this afternoon in #Scottsdale - keep up the great work http://t.co/XppXzuoz

Marcia L. Fudge (D) @RepMarciaFudge

Breaking down barriers for women, Title IX levels the playing field. My resolution recognizes its 40th... http://t.co/dLyqcE0N

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Rep. Scott Rigell (R) @RepScottRigell

Had a wonderful visit with friends at Beth Shalom Village today. Truly the Greatest Generation! #rigelliseverywhere http://t.co/JrHbww9P

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D) @repcleaver

The #countdown is on. RT if you agree Congress needs to pass a real, robust, bipartisan transportation bill. http://t.co/WSiEqIlM

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Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

Delighted to host press conference with @WilliamBellSr announcing $10 million TIGER Grant Award to City of Birmingham http://t.co/XlR8dZGn

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R) @lisamurkowski

Big week for AK/NBA hoops: Mike Dunlap gets NBA coaching gig, and @mchalmers15wins a ring! Go #Alaska!

John Kerry (D) @JohnKerry

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Congrats to #FallRiver Fire Department, Chief Silvia, and @MayorFlanagan - keeping faith w/ men and women in uniform http://t.co/ZtLmhqtc

Senator Pat Toomey (R) @SenToomey

@daveweigel Check out Blue Grillhouse in Bethlehem and Yacco's for hotdogs.

Gary Peters (D) @RepGaryPeters

Today in 1944 #FDR signed the #GIBill, providing a range of benefits to #WWII veterans like my dad, who was able to go to college

Jerry Moran (R) @JerryMoran

RT @FryWagner: @SportingKC Will you help us try & win money 4 @BBBSKC? Vote 4 Fry-Wagner on the “Medium Companies” tab on this link: http://t.co/ZhIc43Jt

LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

Terry Includes Fuel Harmonization Language to Major Energy and Jobs Bil http://t.co/LbmeRGYf

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Rep. Bill Huizenga (R) @RepHuizenga

VIDEO: Increased Domestic Energy Production, New Jobs and Stronger Communities & doesn't have 2 be limited to ND http://t.co/ZxiVdEkd #tcot

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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Rep. Hansen Clarke Secures $10 million Federal Grant for the LINK Detroit! Project: http://t.co/bmhqe0jn

John McCain (R) @SenJohnMcCain

Congrats to @UofA baseball heading to the College World Series! #BearDown #ArizonaWildcats!

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