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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Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

RT @RepRobinKelly: Named after the 7th POTUS, this location is famous for its beautiful lagoons and scenery. #12DoD http://t.co/KE60CshNcj

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Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

RT @RepRobinKelly: At 24 feet tall, this gold landmark is a replica originally built for the Columbian Exposition #12DoD http://t.co/QEihIaD88E

Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

RT @RepRobinKelly: Built in 1905, this historic site used to be a country club and was also featured in the movie Blues Brothers #12DoD http://t.co/JLwG8o6anp

Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

RT @RepRobinKelly: In 1960, this beach was the site of ‘wade ins’, which protested the segregation of Chicago beaches #12DoD http://t.co/XJTOqbVMSW

Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

RT @RepRobinKelly: In 2003 this town had a meteor explode over it, showering this city with fragments now on display at the Chicago Field Museum #12DoD...

Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

RT @RepRobinKelly: During the Cold War, this location was home to part of the Nike Hercules missile defense system #12DoD http://t.co/Lvd7ezuIJq

Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

RT @RepRobinKelly: I went to the WH to support passing emergency unemployment insurance legislation & met with Secretary Perez #RenewUI http://t.co/zn8KN6RZ8o

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Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

RT @RepRobinKelly: I’m a cosponsor of HR 3824, to extend unemployment insurance benefits, because I stand by my friends in tough times http://t.co/ToIwYSQSWJ

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Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

RT @MikeforIllinois: With @SierraClubIL's Jack Darin, @robinkelly, @ccctu1600 VP formally announcing my campaign for Treasurer! #MikeforIL http://t.co/mCjG1p4Dmz

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Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

RT @RepRobinKelly: We need to make Pullman a National Park! READ: http://t.co/caUK8x1pme #NPforPullman

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Cohen for Congress (D) @ReElectCohen

Watch @RepCohen on Al Jazeera America Tonight at 9 PM CST! #p2 #Snap #SNAPCuts http://t.co/zgkux2bc4m

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Cohen for Congress (D) @ReElectCohen

RT @RepCohen: Voted to protect #women & #StopHR7 today. Disappointed GOP obsessed w taking away constitutional rights instead of helping >1.5m #unemployed

Richard Tisei (R) @Richard_Tisei

Excited to support my friend and State Rep. Don Wong tonight at Kowloons. Don is one of the best.

JudgeCarter (R) @JudgeCarter

Defense cuts makes troops vulnerable. When the bombs fall & the dust settles it takes the human element to win wars http://t.co/iOek7mt8Zf

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Nan Hayworth (R) @NanHayworth

Here's Nan in her office as a newly-minted ophthalmologist in July 1989. #ThrowbackThursday #tbt http://t.co/ZI7Rf5bxmy

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Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

RT @bbierschbach: Minimum wage advocates (+Brother Ali) got the Capitol rotunda for opening day of session. Rally to raise wage to $9.50 planned for 4 pm Tues

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

@Tyler_McNally False and defamatory. Never broke any law. Also, ATP did not exist when I worked for Loudoun.

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D) @SenatorShaheen

RT @susan_doucet: .@SenatorShaheen is speaking to a @UofNH American Government class this morning about college affordability and student loans

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