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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Yvette D. Clarke (D) @YvetteClarke

Today, I had the honor of participating in #FosterYouth #ShadowDay. http://t.co/TTHaVjYg

Kirsten Gillibrand (D) @SenGillibrand

Disappointed w/@SpeakerBohener's comments on student loans today. Congress must act to stop rates from doubling on 7/1 http://t.co/QRKLm9f2

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Senator Tim Johnson (D) @SenJohnsonSD

Had time to show Mrs. Petraeus around Mount Rushmore during her visit! http://t.co/b8EeDW6H

John Dingell (D) @john_dingell

Had a great meeting with @Ford CEO Alan Mulally and Curt Magleby celebrating the return of the Blue Oval to Ford. http://t.co/mP17vsa9

John Dingell (D) @john_dingell

Had a great meeting with @Ford CEO Alan Mulally and Curt Magleby celebrating the return of the Blue Oval to Ford. http://t.co/Wt8edfRb

Senator Kay Hagan (D) @SenatorHagan

I urge my colleagues to prevent student loan interest rates from doubling to 6.8% if we don't act in next 30 days #DontDoubleMyRate

John Dingell (D) @john_dingell

Had a great meeting with @Ford CEO Alan Mulally and Curt Magleby celebrating the return of the Blue Oval to Ford. http://t.co/qkQPlyDe

Dutch Ruppersberger (D) @Call_Me_Dutch

Groundbreaking @ Waters Edge Events Center. More evidence of the continued economic development of Harford County! http://t.co/CLhbNnKV

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Justin Amash (R) @repjustinamash

When did Republicans start supporting hate-crime legislation? http://t.co/4dJV5pGi. #hypocrisy

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Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

Congrats to Flippin Elem students in @ToshibaInnovate #ExploraVision contest. Great seeing your COOL Pads in person! http://t.co/wAz07yho

Speaker John Boehner (R) @SpeakerBoehner

We need to delete excessive govt regulations, spending-driven debt, & tax hikes that hurt #smallbiz #4jobs http://t.co/aWvvft0z #politwoops

Speaker John Boehner (R) @SpeakerBoehner

You know what else has been deleted? Jobs in the Obama economy. Where are the jobs? #politwoops

Susan Collins (R) @SenatorCollins

"She expressed "cautious optimism" about changes as the quasi-civilian government has taken steps toward democracy"

Frederica Wilson (D) @RepWilson

I am at the National Press Club with Phi Beta Sigma

Rep. Anna G. Eshoo (D) @RepAnnaEshoo

Thrilled for the America's kids that the House voted to approve my #SafeMedsForKids bill yesterday. http://t.co/yHObQRMO

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The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

Photo of the Day: President Obama, @JanetNapoIitano, @CraigatFEMA in #hurricane preparedness briefing in the Sit Room: http://t.co/1qworWDC

Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

Wish #politwoops would hold Obama and Holder accountable for their missing facts on #FastandFurious just as it does missing tweets

Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

#politwoops saves lost tweets, now if we can just get President Obama to save lost jobs...

Louie Gohmert (R) @replouiegohmert

On this day in 1996, Benjamin Netanyahu was elected Prime Minister of Israel: http://t.co/bBidQv7P

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Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

CJ: Mitch McConnell applauded for protecting aluminum plant jobs http://t.co/9opkhGZm #Kentucky #Jobs

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