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.

Original Dutch version:


Recent Politwoops

This may be an incomplete list. If you think we're missing someone, please email us with their Name, State, Political Party, Office they hold or are seeking and, of course, Twitter handle. Thanks!

Rep. Andy Barr (R) @RepAndyBarr

I'm looking forward to joining Dan Manley in-studio for Mid-Mornings on Main on WMST in Mt. Sterling (106.9 FM and 1150 AM) - Mon. at 10a.m.

Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

Today I spoke on the House floor about two bills I’ve introduced that are critical to the Central Coast. These... http://t.co/3yT7ljCN

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Governor Tom Corbett (R) @GovernorCorbett

RT @TomCorbettNews: Longtime Rendell adviser David Cohen backs Corbett http://t.co/71rJwQwI

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Scott Garrett (R) @RepGarrett

MT @DarrellIssa: Federal salaries have risen in two years in spite of #payfreeze via @BLS_gov GRAPHIC: http://t.co/3BKr2cjY

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Rep. Tim Griffin (R) @RepTimGriffin

About to talk with @GrantMerrill on @Saline247 KEWI 690 AM. Listen live: http://t.co/bZ4daxMg #ar2

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

@FollowFess missing 1 of a set of 4 fess parker wine glasses. would mean the world to me to be able to replace the missing one. possible?

Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

Wearing Congresswomen red today,VDay reminder that heart disease is D #1 killer of women.(I’m D cute 1 on D left.)#HappyVDay 2 Men 2! #GoRed

Rep. Bob Gibbs (R) @RepBobGibbs

With many Americans taking pay cuts across the country, I voted to freeze pay increases 4 fed gov employees & myself http://t.co/TNO3BXpS

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Scott Tipton (R) @RepTipton

Great meeting these students from the @StateDept Youth Exchange and Study Program (YES) who are visiting my district. http://t.co/x7lAlGYV

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Elizabeth Esty (D) @Elizabeth_Esty

Happy Valentine's Day! Share the Sandy Hook promise valentine with your friends and loved ones to show your... http://t.co/2LcQSUbX

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Senator Mike Crapo (R) @MikeCrapo

Watch Ranking Member Crapo deliver his opening remarks at the @SenateBanking meeting. @cspan #DoddFrank - Staff http://t.co/dkD9NflN

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Bob Goodlatte (R) @RepGoodlatte

#VA06 Staff Office Hours today: Buena Vista - 11AM @ City Hall; Forest - 10AM @ Public Library; Strasburg - 12:30PM @ Town Hall.

Governor Pat Quinn (D) @GovernorQuinn

#IL has been approved to operate a State Partnership Marketplace for access to comprehensive health coverage. #Twill @Sebelius2016

Governor Pat Quinn (D) @GovernorQuinn

To learn more about the State Partnership Marketplace, please visit http://t.co/6rp8qCXY & http://t.co/GkjvC1JL #Twill @Sebelius2016

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Trey Radel (R) @treyradel

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
@ Petey's football practice...he is catching the ball and blocking very well in drills!

Governor Walker (R) @GovWalker

Our plan reduces # of uninsured by 224,580 & reduces # dependent on government w/out taking fed MA expansion. http://t.co/2BkWEXtT

Screenshots of links in this tweet

US Rep Rodney Davis (R) @RodneyDavis

To better serve you, I've officially opened a new district office in downtown @DecaturIL_ http://t.co/vFFaVrGR

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

@RepDuffy "You got it wrong, outsiders got it right. That makes me worried about the competence of the #FHA."

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

@RepDuffy asks Galante again about #FHA's budget request, she admits she has not spoken to the President.

Governor Tom Corbett (R) @GovernorCorbett

RT @davethecfre: PA Gov Corbett in our office to talk to press about his support for programs for people with disabilities http://t.co/yFYv7ib9

Results per page