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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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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Rep. George Holding (R) @RepHolding

The 40th anniversary of the tragic #RoevWade is a reminder that we must remain committed to protecting the right to life this Congress.

Rep. George Holding (R) @RepHolding

As a pro-life Member of Congress, I am committed to defending the right to life and commend the efforts of the #MarchforLifeRally today.

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinenCamp

WATCH: W/ @FoxNews discussing the impact of the impending #sequestration. We need the fighting military 2 b ever ready! http://t.co/8coGIALJ

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Mike Honda (D) @mikehonda17

The fastest way to lose body-fat in 2 weeks http://t.co/bi9ED90C

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Mike Honda (D) @mikehonda17

The fastest way to lose body-fat in 2 weeks http://t.co/2P2E5O6e

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Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

Join me in wishing a happy birthday to my good friend and classmate @Jim_Jordan. Hope you enjoy the day!

Ron Barber (D) @RonBarberAZ

Thank you, @KenOshki - Scottie Puppy Pinwheel - @Gawker http://t.co/QPCjlK3j

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