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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Bill Owens (D) @BillOwensNY

RT @DavidjStorey: Rep. @BillOwensNY (D) will be my guest on @looktvnews tonight. Owens is running for election to the newly formed 21st Congressional District

Senator Ben Cardin (D) @SenatorCardin

Ben w/ @bpshow: there is a difference between creating wealth and creating jobs. It's fair to look at Romney's record. #mdpolitics

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Hedge fund managers who made a billion dollars last year now pay a lower effective tax rate than many teachers nurses. #WallSt

Dean Heller (R) @DeanHeller

How much is gas where you live? Gas prices are slowing small business hiring http://t.co/4L61C2Wh #WhereIsBerkley on lowering gas prices?

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Newt 2012 Campaign (R) @Newt2012HQ

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RT @AdamLucente17: @Newt2012HQ I think I became #Newt supporter after that debate last night

Rep. Vern Buchanan (R) @VernBuchanan

Congress should not get paid until it passes a budget -- period. #NoBudgetNoPay

Senator Bob Casey (D) @SenBobCasey

RT @CBS21NEWS: "Senator Casey touts new farm bill during local tour Monday" http://t.co/h7oC9kKj

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Mazie Hirono (D) @maziehirono

Kauai And Maui To Receive $400,000 To Pay For Storm Cleanup: Kauai and Maui will receive $400,000 to create 20 t... http://t.co/DbV6Vop4

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Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Bank of America received a $1.9 billion tax refund from the IRS in 2010, even though it made $4.4 billion in profits last year. #Budget

Gwen Moore (D) @RepGwenMoore

Saturday I spoke on the @MHPshow to discuss the importance of #VAWA. ICYMI click to watch the segment via http://t.co/cwxCWFFy

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Paul Broun (R) @RepPaulBrounMD

We just kicked off my bus tour! Come join us at a stop near you. http://t.co/J1SEdo7X

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Paul Broun (R) @RepPaulBrounMD

We've had a great morning in Watkinsville and Athens, and we're about to head to Greensboro. Hope to see you there! http://t.co/fua3l7pa

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Rep. Vern Buchanan (R) @VernBuchanan

Honored to present the Purple Heart medal to Edward Zbiegien of Bradenton, Florida --wounded in combat while on... http://t.co/XbxJcANF

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Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

Opinion: Gridlock in Congress? Blame the GOP - Google Search http://t.co/nnqT97Sj

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Rep. Paul Gosar, DDS (R) @RepGosar

"ICE, DEA, HIDTA, AZ National Guard here to testify... I'm excited to work with them to tackle our border security crisis."

Raúl R. Labrador (R) @Raul_Labrador

Here is Rep. Labrador's statement on the NDAA FY13: http://t.co/g74GZuKQ

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