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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David Ige (D) @DavidIge4Gov

Danny Akaka Jr. providing the puke during our Inauguration. http://t.co/No6znJHbpl

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John Shimkus (R) @RepShimkus

RT @971FMTalk: @Ukcatsfan and @Annie_Frey talk to @RepShimkus from the 15th Dist. in IL on FM NewsTalk 97.1. Listen here: http://t.co/KLWk5Lh3ig

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David Vitter (R) @DavidVitter

@CarlaMondt thanks for the follow! I am glad to have your support.

David Vitter (R) @DavidVitter

@CarlaMondt thanks for the follow! I am glad to have your support.

Elizabeth Esty (D) @RepEsty

21 years ago today, President Clinton history signed the #BradyBill. It's time to #FinishTheJob & pass commonsense gun reforms

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Golden Gophers had a great year on the gridiron. Thank you Coach Kill, staff, and players. Congrats to the Wisconsin Badgers.

Governor Rick Snyder (R) @onetoughnerd

Ready for dinner in the Snyder house! From our family to yours, have a great Thanksgiving! http://t.co/y205E4399k

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @RepSinema

RT @stockholmabuse: "@RepSinema: Happy Thanksgiving! What are you grateful for?" Freedom

Robert Pittenger (R) @RobertPittenger

Happy Thanksgiving from uptown Charlotte! http://t.co/evQJiwn43I

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Patrick Murphy (D) @PatrickMurphyFL

Wishing you all a safe, healthy, and happy #Thanksgiving! http://t.co/T5gZvdnwxW

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Rep. Doug Lamborn (R) @RepDLamborn

The President’s words contradict both the Constitution and his own earlier statements. VIDEO: http://t.co/9xrCD000FD

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Rep. Doug Lamborn (R) @RepDLamborn

#TBT to March 28, 2011 -- the President's own words on #Immigration: http://t.co/lGymh5TT5l

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Rep. Doug Lamborn (R) @RepDLamborn

Executive action is not the answer – we need a real fix, not a quick fix. http://t.co/0Vq91G5pBI

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Gary R. Herbert (R) @GovHerbert

This holiday season, let's all look for someone in need and lend a hand. Have a safe and happy Thanksgiving! #utpol http://t.co/4QcQS12hNM

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

This Saturday is #SmallBizSat in NY. Support local businesses this holiday shopping season: http://t.co/LGuR9PEQDv http://t.co/LSdA8SV4bH

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Dennis Ross (R) @RepDennisRoss

10 Florida Ag facts to know by @TB_Times. "1. Among all states, Florida ranked number one in 2012 for the production of oranges"

Terry McAuliffe (D) @GovernorVA

Gov. McAuliffe was the celebrity guest in the Commonwealth of VA Campaign raffle drawing - thanks to all who donated. http://t.co/gq5ubMBU6Z

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Grace Meng (D) @RepGraceMeng

Spoke to @CrainsNewYork about the launching of the Quiet Skies Caucus to combat excessive #airplane noise. #Queens. http://t.co/csuhJ3QdZy

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