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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Gregory Meeks (D) @GregoryMeeks

Republicans should put America & its students financial security first, not politics. #DontdoubleMyRate

Eddie BerniceJohnson (D) @RepEBJ

Tune into CSPAN @ 11AM CT, Noon EST. I will be speaking on @HouseFloor about #OperationEduringFreedom RT

Mark Warner (D) @MarkWarner

RT @JerryMoran: #DidYouKnow startups create an average of 3 million American jobs every year #StartupAct http://t.co/46L6TEnY

Pete Sessions (R) @PeteSessions

Just finished a telephone town hall with my constituent in #TX32. Thank you to all who participated this evening.

Rick Santorum (R) @RickSantorum

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I just released a statement on the election results in Egypt. Read it on the @Patriot_Voices website: http://t.co/CwVhWdJL

Allen West (R) @AllenWest

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In case you missed it.... Conservative Black Forum... http://t.co/qWCQa0lD Also, C-SPAN 3 replaying it again tonight at 8 est

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Allen West (R) @AllenWest

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In case you missed it.... Conservative Black Forum...http://tinyurl.com/cg3cfum. Also, C-SPAN 3 replaying it again tonight at 8 est

Judy Chu (D) @RepJudyChu

We did it! My Chinese Exclusion Act resolution just passed the House! @angryasianman @OCANational@AsianAmJustice

Senator Pat Toomey (R) @SenToomey

Gettong ready to go on Fox and Friends at 6:15 a.m.

Congressman Sam Farr (D) @RepSamFarr

Time to t#EndFossilFuelSubsidies, gov't should not bankroll global climate change. http://t.co/D5lRrOIQ

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Rep. Chip Cravaack (R) @RepChipCravaack

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My amendment would bolster the most cost-effective means of aviation security; the President would slash it in... http://t.co/4uV7lJYN

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

RT @MN_350: "Why should BP be careful in what it’s doing.. if they could get a gov't subsidy if they should wreck the Gulf again?" -Rep. @keithellison

Rep. Austin Scott (R) @AustinScottGA08

On my way back to D.C. where we will be ramping up support for our drones bill, H.R. 5925. We've been lucky to... http://t.co/aTZxaFwG

Tom Graves (R) @RepTomGraves

Even Samuelson knows @Obamacare is bad policy. @washingtonpost: http://t.co/1VIx1wNo “Obama committed a colossal error of judgment” #4jobs

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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

BIG thx 2 Alex frm Columbus High 4 your dedication as an intern this summer! http://t.co/TJvISWLl

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