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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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

Rep. Paul Gosar, DDS (R) @RepGosar

Happy Father's Day! Join me in honoring all of the Father's who are away from their families today fighting for freedom.http://goo.gl/KALcO

Rob Portman (R) @senrobportman

Jane & I served pancakes and Ohio maple syrup w @MittRomney in Brunswick. Rain stopped. Sun out. Great Father's Day Sunday.

Jared Polis (D) @jaredpolis

RIP Minitel,1981-2012 (proprietary French network) last 800k terminals sera éteint; Power of #open internet http://t.co/llR69WZV #geek

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Jim Himes (D) @jahimes

RT @BorowitzReport: As Syria spirals towards chaos, CNN asks: How did Lindsay Lohan do on Saturday Night Live?

Dennis Kucinich (D) @Dennis_Kucinich

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RT @zrjaved: Getting some calling done for the @Dennis_Kucinich campaign! Remember, Ohio 9th District, he's your man for the primaries on March 6th!

Dennis Kucinich (D) @Dennis_Kucinich

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RT @zrjaved: Campaigning for @Dennis_Kucinich later this week. Remember when I painted this portrait of him for my AP portfolio? http://t.co/rpvDNpeB

Bill Owens (D) @BillOwensNY

1 year ago, I posted this photo: http://t.co/SS34zcvf

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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RT @riseofthecenter: @BuddyRoemer The real power with individual donations is bundlers. Banning those and PACs would be great.

Fred Karger (R) @fredkarger

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Astounding New study gay @LDS young people 8 times more likely to attempt suicide. http://t.co/vTJh06pI STOP THE HATE!!!

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Rep. Xavier Becerra (D) @RepBecerra

RT @wexler: Sending @BenMarter off to the @ChrisMurphyCT for Senate campaign (@ Tortilla Coast w/ 3 others) http://t.co/pgqXNAoZ

Dean Heller (R) @DeanHeller

Dean enjoyed touring @threesquarelv this morning - thank you for the tour and for all that you do for Las Vegas! #FF @threesquare

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