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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John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

RT @Politics_PR: America's Most Obvious Tax Reform Idea: Kill the Oil and Gas Subsidies http://t.co/6rTqBlAVLK #economy

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Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

Check out this The White House blog post by Dr. Jill Biden on Santa Barbara City College - S.B.C.C. and the great... http://t.co/0kkqrWVPQz

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Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

Just 10 yrs ago, U.S. men & women were determined & courageous enough to fight against evils of terrorism. Thank you! http://t.co/WXnhv4ceaw

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Larry Bucshon, MD (R) @RepLarryBucshon

RT @AdamKSnider: Best color from Harrison Ford on the Hill: @RepLarryBucshon got a poster signed for his wife

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JohnCornyn (R) @JohnCornyn

RT @jhf5: @JohnCornyn I hope you support the straw purchase bill, that is one that will stop a lot of guns going into Mexico, or at least help.

Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

Today is the 10th anniversary of the start of the war in Iraq. As someone who opposed this war from the outset I... http://t.co/G52vD7F1Am

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Saxby Chambliss (R) @SaxbyChambliss

Speaking with U.S. European Command, U.S. Northern Command, and U.S. Southern Command in SARC hearing this... http://t.co/I0W0EAjT2z

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Rep. Jeff Duncan (R) @RepJeffDuncan

The report of the potential tax of private savings accounts to bailout poor government policies in Cyprus should be alarming to all #tcot

Cong. Steven Palazzo (R) @CongPalazzo

I supported the SKILLS Act today because it will streamline job training programs: http://t.co/WuKL3mutIq

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Connolly_Campaign (D) @ElectConnolly

Electeds line stage behind @GerryConnolly as he announces straw poll votes at St Patricks Day Fete. #GerryFete http://t.co/uWH1kLv9PZ

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Connolly_Campaign (D) @ElectConnolly

The polls are closed! The winners of the Straw Poll are… (stay tuned while the votes are counted) #GerryFete

Senator Chris Coons (D) @ChrisCoons

Who else is pumped for the @UDelaware Lady Blue Hens in the CAA Championship today? Big game!

Lindsey Graham (R) @GrahamBlog

Good to see Charleston Mayor Joe Riley today at Charlie Condons. #chsnews http://t.co/rs7XOKlL8X

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Chuck Schumer (D) @SenSchumer

Stepping off at #Rochester St. Patrick's Day Parade. No sign of Peter Parker yet. #amazingspiderman2

Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia


Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

RT @RepDWStweets: .@RepCohen & I talked w students from @TIMemphis about #Israel, immigration reform & preventing gun violence. http://t.co/1QLcdflNNC

Hakeem Jeffries (D) @RepJeffries

House GOP unleashes parade of misinformation,votes no on amendment to keep subsidized student loan interest rates low http://t.co/2dkovLOxlt

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