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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I posted 19 photos on Facebook in the album "CLAAS Manufacturing Tour" http://t.co/HbAAIhZ9


I posted 17 photos on Facebook in the album "Parent Training Institute tour" http://t.co/m7vq26ok


Today my office is celebrating the hard work of our summer interns! Put yourself in this picture. Become a fall... http://t.co/S179G3za

Ron Paul (R) @RepRonPaul

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I'll be with @larry_kudlow on @CNBC at 7:00 pm ET to discuss today's @FinancialCmte Hearing with Chairman Ben Bernanke.

Rep David Schweikert (R) @RepDavid

My District Office is in Cave Creek for Mobile Office Hrs. Stop by and see what they're up to! http://t.co/jwktWJnT http://t.co/9vd07zln

Congressmember Bass (D) @RepKarenBass

Justin Bieber chase: Prosecutors may test new anti-paparazzi law, thanks to @RepKarenBas http://t.co/izhJzFWn


In 2011, the State Dept addressed climate issues for the Keystone XL pipeline. Unbelievable that in the 9th... http://t.co/Lkprlh7A

Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

RT @GaryMillerCA: @GOPWhip McCarthy, myself, and a few of our great congressional leaders and candidates from around California.... http://t.co/OTyZgqb5

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

Made history on House floor 2day: passed bipartisan State Dept bill! 1st time in 10 yrs! Cuts $2B! http://t.co/ZXeI620x

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Donations of $1 Million or more accounted for half of Super PAC money in 2011. - @TheFix, @WashingtonPost http://t.co/ntOvo9Oh

petestark (D) @petestark

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@Josh_Richman @USOlympic Our letter calls on USOC to implement a Make it in the USA policy. Ralph Lauren's Friday statement is non-binding.

Newt Gingrich (R) @newtgingrich

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I will be on leno wednesday night with Snooki! It should be an interesting evening! I hope she likes zoos and animals!

Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

.@darrellissa pic sums it up quite nicely - Wonka on Obama PIC: http://t.co/fX2zuWK5

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Rep. Chip Cravaack (R) @RepChipCravaack

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Plenty of well-paying #mining jobs in #mncd8. Let's keep it that way! http://t.co/twNwVaqW #minnesota #mngop #stribpol

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Janice Hahn (D) @Rep_JaniceHahn

I’m disappointed at today’s move to block transparency in our democratic process. http://t.co/1j97UcZu #DISCLOSE

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Rep. Jim McGovern (D) @RepMcGovern

Just announced my first ever Facebook cover-photo contest! See more details at http://t.co/HOJuhHRV #mapoli #p2

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Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

I uploaded a @YouTube video http://t.co/NSoahn64 06-20-12 The Daily Rundown - Rep. Sanchez on Obama's Immigra

Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

I uploaded a @YouTube video http://t.co/Qg4gME1f 06-19-12 Politics Nation - Rep. Sanchez on Obama's Immigrati

Eddie BerniceJohnson (D) @RepEBJ

GOP already voted repeatedly to cut Medicare benefits &raise health costs for seniors by $6,400/year.

Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

RT @WaysandMeansGOP: New report shows refusing to #stopthetaxhike for small businesses and Americans will cost the US 700,000 jobs http://t.co/WuOHO2kd

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