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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Jared Polis (D) @jaredpolis

1865 clever letter from former slave to ex-master who wants him to return http://t.co/q7YrWyqP "I have often felt uneasy about u" #history

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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[VIDEO] My interview with http://t.co/WobFRlt1 http://t.co/VBbsMxc5

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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TUNE IN: Will be on MSNBC's @Morning_Joe tomorrow morning starting at 6 am ET!

Fred Karger (R) @fredkarger

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RT @markzbarabak: Pulling into a 7-11 parking lot in Tampa see more racial, ethnic diversity in 5-min stop than whole time in IA+NH #LoveThemStatesButIt'sTrue

Rep. Bill Huizenga (R) @RepHuizenga

“This report is a very clear economic alarm. ... It's time to stop pressing the snooze button." http://t.co/ser7R6JV

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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Today, I urged Federal Trade Commission Chairman Jon Leibowitz to protect our consumers and community pharmacies... http://t.co/4uPcz2Xn

Dean Heller (R) @DeanHeller

Last week we asked for 100 Likes on FB for “No Budget, No Pay” -- thanks to you we received more than 550! http://t.co/CsPetamR

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

I joined the #AL delegation in supporting @GovernorBentley's request for a federal disaster declaration after last week’s tornadoes & storms

Rep. Lou Barletta (R) @RepLouBarletta

This afternoon,Rep. Barletta joined the T&I Cmte 2 introduce a new job creating transportation bill. #PA11 #NEPA #4jobs http://t.co/7NPxfyXe

Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

Thanks to @SBTN for this great video on Viet Khang,songwriter detained for expressing his patriotism through his songs. http://t.co/EqEph005

Senator Mark Begich (D) @SenatorBegich

RT @USArmy: The votes are in! Here is the photo you selected as the #USArmy photo of 2011. For more Army images from 2011, visit http://t.co/UDyIDp0b.

Rep. Chip Cravaack (R) @RepChipCravaack

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The administration’s economic policies have failed, and according to the non-partisan Congressional Budget... http://t.co/pzc0arZF

Barack Obama (D) @BarackObama

RT @whitehouseostp: On 1-Year Anniversary of Startup America Initiative, the President sends @startupamerica legislative agenda to Congress http://t.co/IYXk1Cil

Rep. Chip Cravaack (R) @RepChipCravaack

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The administration’s economic policies have failed, and according to the non-partisan Congressional Budget... http://t.co/pCvgx4bS

Barbara Mikulski (D) @SenatorBarb

As Dean of Senate Woman, happy Elizabeth MacDonough will b 1st woman Sen parliamentarian – brings decade of experience 2 keep Senate working

Steny Hoyer (D) @WhipHoyer

GOP would like to blame poll #s on their jobs message, but the fact is they haven’t put fwd a comprehensive jobs plan http://t.co/434x5q0c

Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

Sen. McConnell will talk with Chuck Mraz of Morehead State Public Radio today about the economy and jobs. #MSPR #WMKY http://t.co/FHfStjvQ

Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

Sen. McConnell will talk with Chuck Mraz of Morehead State Public Radio today about the economy and jobs. #MSRP #WMKY http://t.co/FHfStjvQ

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