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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Steve Pearce (R) @RepStevePearce

Breaking: an arrest has been made related to the Boston bombings: http://t.co/iGJQ3IYyW0

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Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

Hot!hot!Memphis soul!Justin Mavis Eddie Floyd Cyndi too !PBS now

Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

"@joesills: @RepCohen this Memphis Soul concert at the White House is LEGIT!"Alabama Shakes hot too!!! #MEMPHIS is in the House

Mike Ross (D) @MikeRossUpdates

Mike Ross officially announcing his run for governor in his hometown of Prescott, surrounded by friends, family... http://t.co/38folcNomd

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Mike Ross (D) @MikeRossUpdates

Please, come out and show your support for Mike Ross at an announcement event near you! Texarkana: 9:45 a.m. –... http://t.co/uGboW0t9MI

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Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

At @GOPoversight to hear from reps from the #PostalService on what #USPS is doing to avoid tax $ bailout. WATCH LIVE: http://t.co/xHPORwxFJE

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Paul R. LePage (R) @Governor_LePage

"Maine's energy costs are double that of Montreal's on an average household basis. I invite you all "

Mike Honda (D) @mikehonda17

We're thanking taxpayers for doing their part for CA's social safety net today! #taxday #cabudget

Rep. Randy Hultgren (R) @RepHultgren

RT @HouseScience: House passes 2 important Science Committee bills that coordinate R&D across federal agencies to address cyber threats http://t.co/M3sZc4j0Zh

Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

Yesterday’s horrific attack at the Boston Marathon serves as a somber reminder of how to best get in touch with... http://t.co/8YyLjTWkNQ

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Gregory Meeks (D) @GregoryMeeks

Thank you to http://t.co/f32zDijNoI for partnering w Architects for Humanity to help restore Beach Channel HS in Far Rockaway & others in NY

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Governor Mark Dayton (D) @GovMarkDayton

We must adequately equip MN law enforcement so they can protect the safety of all Minnesotans http://t.co/kg7umNq4mz #BetterMN

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Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

Alegaciones de PPD contra Pierluisi demuestran completa ignorancia", asegura representante Rodríguez Aguiló https://t.co/RgKnGNWaTV

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Governor Tom Corbett (R) @GovernorCorbett

RT @WetheTaxpayers: Modernizing the PLCB isn’t enough. We need to get rid of government booze and give the choice back to consumers. #FreeMyDrink

Capito for WV (R) @CapitoforWV

Now that's what you call a box press! http://t.co/Ze2e8Nx7oP

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

When expand participation ,you expand the opportunity to succeed in unexpected ways & plays.CF http://t.co/4RnuNBazn1

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Pat Roberts (R) @SenPatRoberts

RT @cj_grover: Rough night for the Nats, but Jayson Werth also unveiled the Walking Dead theme song as one of his walk-out songs. #werthtatorship #natitude

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