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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Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @ChuckGrassley: I'm very happy w Ryan as VP nominee he is an intellectual heavyweight most important he advocates well fiscal conservatism

Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

Support @USHSR, and enter to win a trip to Europe! #highspeedrail http://t.co/X5NwNar1

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Louie Gohmert (R) @replouiegohmert

#POTUS must know that GDP will shrink with our gross ntl debt over 0. We must lower our debt now: http://t.co/lP9azzxO

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GusBilirakis (R) @RepGusBilirakis

Hey, all! A friend of mine is looking to sublease her apartment in the District. Let me know if you or someone... http://t.co/HLqE8nvr

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Gary R. Herbert (R) @GovHerbert

I-15 road construction-not including landscaping-to be completed by Thanksgiving! @I15CORE #ut http://t.co/iz4IVwCf

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Terry Branstad (R) @TerryBranstad

Belmond-Klemme education reform is underway! #iaedreform

Kay Bailey Hutchison (R) @kaybaileyhutch

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@WSJ: "The flawed rule would have hit coal-fired electric plants in particular, and especially those based in #Texas" http://t.co/Vndoj9Y4

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

America cannot lead the world or compete successfully against are economic challengers on the cheap.America didn't get to be #1 on the cheap

Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

Happy 77th birthday, Social Security – don’t worry about Romney/Ryan, we’ll take care of them. #socialsecurity77

Rep. Joe Walsh (R) @WalshFreedom

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It's great to see the success of this family-owned company and I hope that it’s a harbinger of things to come. #IL08 http://t.co/R30Yzpb6

Chuck Fleischmann (R) @RepChuck

Cutting a key at Chuck on the Jon #tn03 http://t.co/lUDZg3at

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Yvette D. Clarke (D) @YvetteClarke

On 09/06/12, at my district office, people will have an opportunity to complete the forms required for deferred action.

Daniel Inouye (D) @Daniel_Inouye

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RT @mazieforhawaii: Sen @Daniel_Inouye, "I'm supporting Mazie Hirono" http://t.co/nqjYm99E #TeamMazie @TeamDanInouye #HISEN

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Yvette D. Clarke (D) @YvetteClarke

NY Attorney General Schneiderman has been investigating

Senator Rand Paul (R) @SenRandPaul

Obama's comments dismissing individual achievement were an insult to generations of Americans: "You Didn't Build That" http://t.co/U0nJBhh0

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John McCain (R) @SenJohnMcCain

Good talking to @The_RGA this afternoon in #Scottsdale - keep up the good work http://t.co/4YREXZoM

John McCain (R) @SenJohnMcCain

Great to join Republican Roundup in #Fargo today w/ @RickBergND & @SenJohnHoeven - on to victory in November! http://t.co/RDAreE1C

John Shimkus (R) @RepShimkus

I am very excited about Paul Ryan. The choice of two futures is before us. Malaise, despair and dependency or a future of freedom and growth

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