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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Bennie Thompson (D) @BennieGThompson

Over 40% of gun purchases occur without a Brady background check at a federally licensed dealer. #StopTheFuneral

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D) @SenatorShaheen

RT @MBrindley_NHPR: At a nonprofit dental clinic in Concord Tuesday, @SenatorShaheen called on Congress to lift its ban on earmarks. http://t.co/ulPyvjFs

Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Gov at Q&A following #NYSafe Act signing: http://t.co/PGUJaVoy --> LIVE now | More: http://t.co/RGT4SWwi

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Obama Inauguration (D) @obamainaugural

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RT @jccic2013: Here's the view of @BarackObama on Jan. 21 for #inaug2013 http://t.co/X4bigfLn

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Martin O'Malley (D) @GovernorOMalley

The majority of executions now take place in 5 countries: Iran, North Korea, Yemen, China & the USA. #MDRepeal

Bill Johnson (R) @RepBillJohnson

America's debt surged under @BarackObama -Americans aren't taxed too little; govt #SpendingIsTheProblem @gopconference http://t.co/QznDTsZ8

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US Rep E.B.Johnson (D) @RepEBJ

I'm honored to be sworn in with the great leaders of the @OfficialCBC for 113th Congress. “Conscious of the Congress” http://t.co/SksK9upt

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Rep. Kurt Schrader (D) @RepSchrader

I am 1 of 4 Congressional Problem Solvers in NYC today to talk about need for bipartisan solutions to our nation's problems w/ @NoLabelsOrg

Pete Sessions (R) @PeteSessions

White Rock Lake clean-up with my Adopt-a-Shoreline Team this morning. #KeepTexasBeautiful. Photo: http://t.co/dUHQqxAg

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Pete Sessions (R) @PeteSessions

Great White Rock Lake clean-up with my Adopt-a-Shoreline Team this morning. #KeepTexasBeautiful. Photo: http://t.co/dUHQqxAg

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Rep. Greg Walden (R) @repgregwalden

This morning, I had my eighth town hall for the week in my home town of Hood River. Thanks to everyone who joined http://t.co/NyqvWLdk

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Rep. Greg Walden (R) @repgregwalden

This morning, I had my eighth town hall for the week in my home town of Hood River. Thanks to everyone who joined http://t.co/NyqvWLdk

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Dina Titus (D) @dinatitus

Welcoming @intelces to #NV01, 150K visitors and incredible technology. #CES http://t.co/iKnaNSUV

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Barack Obama (D) @BarackObama

RT @whitehouse: Happening at 1:30 ET: President Obama makes a personnel announcement from the White House. Watch live: http://t.co/s8hchuu9

Mario Diaz-Balart (R) @MarioDB

Sintonice a las 7:30 mañana @DespiertaAmeric. En vivo con @satchapretto a discutir la reforma migratoria al nivel nacional. #latism #sayfie

Matt Cartwright (D) @RepCartwright

Just finished a brief interview with @Ann4Congress on the Fox Business Channel. Clip to come.

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