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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Bishop for Congress (D) @Bishop4Congress

RT @GAFollowers: #ThisDayInGAHistory 79 years ago, Atlanta Braves great & homerun king, Henry "Hank" Aaron was born! #HappyBirthdayHank http://t.co/Zi61WyjM

Rep. Scott Rigell (R) @RepScottRigell

RT @delputnam: I almost never do things like this, but @RepScottRigell had a great "town hall" conference call with VA's 2nd district.

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

RT @TuckerCarlson: In case you're keeping score, BuzzFeed ran 30 stories on Romney and Big Bird, but just one on Sen. Menendez in the DR: http://t.co/d6nLf0h9

Governor Walker (R) @GovWalker

Transforming education is a top budget priority because every child deserves a great education. http://t.co/CfMYudpI

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Rick Crawford (R) @Crawford4Cong

May have been the best 2 minutes of national television where #God was mentioned the most in a long, long time. Thanks, @Dodge. #Godisgood

Bobby Scott (D) @BobbyScott4VA3

RT @MichaelKellyVA: Awful panel on @FaceTheNation abt NFL head injuries. Commish, 3 guys dependent on league for jobs. No doctors, widows, affected players.

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Ann Wagner (R) @RepAnnWagner

Great meeting with the team at the MO Credit Union Assoc at the First Community Credit Union in Chesterfield http://t.co/tpYhteAU

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Corrine Brown (D) @RepCorrineBrown

Check out my new photos on Flickr! http://t.co/0DkqWzo4

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Jeff Fortenberry (R) @JeffFortenberry

PHOTO: Sending off the #Nebraska National Guard Agricultural Development Team #4 to Afghanistan today.

Rep. Jim Matheson (D) @RepJimMatheson

Tune in now to watch Rep. Matheson on the floor at the @utahsenate. #utpol #utlet http://t.co/S7Poyg0u

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Eric Swalwell (D) @ericswalwell

Made 1st official @Livermore_Lab visit. I'll support their efforts in nat'l & energy security & grow partnerships w/ private industry. #ca15

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Talking to you about how we can prevent gun violence. Thursday at 5:30 in Minneapolis. http://t.co/pmTNKQzR http://t.co/rRvKSIpa

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Jeff Merkley (D) @JeffMerkley

I introduced the Medical Debt Responsibility Act to help families that needed medical care & now struggle w/ debt: http://t.co/XgQx5nUw

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