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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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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Terry Praises Passage of FDA Reform Bill http://t.co/N3jVWjDz

Bruce Braley (D) @BruceBraley

RT @FeedIowa1st: @BruceBraley Is there anyway to make the IRS move faster we filed 501C3 in Jan and they are proccessing Sep 2011 We need help to help Iowa

Mike Lee (R) @SenMikeLee

My Heber town hall is live streaming now. Tune in if you can: http://t.co/SyvHWuGr

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CongressmanBobTurner (R) @USRepBobTurner

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Tribute 2 #WTC 1st responders&recovery workers @Sept11Memorial. Sharing my personal thanks. http://t.co/j46L5scB #NY09 http://t.co/mmqQie56

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Dennis Ross (R) @RepDennisRoss

I uploaded a @YouTube video http://t.co/5xAx1Juo WFTS Tampa - Millions in Stimulus Dollars for Free Internet

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Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
Pleased the VOW to Hire Heroes Act has been signed into law. This is a firm step toward ensuring our service... http://t.co/Mzc9JTka

Susan Collins (R) @SenatorCollins


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Cong. Tim Huelskamp (R) @CongHuelskamp

@CJCurtisJohnson (Hutchinson #KS) shared his #hcr story w/ @toddstearns. Read it & my thoughts here: http://t.co/y0Z4PPFo

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