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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Deval Patrick (R) @MassGovernor

RT @MassLtGov: It's Earned Income Tax Credit #EITC Awareness Day! This tax season, low-income working families check out http://t.co/CLBpQtYt for info #IRS

Jerry Moran (R) @JerryMoran

RT @FixAaron: Polls suggest Herman Cain would win Saxby's seat in a walk. Said he wouldn't primary Chambliss, but an open seat??

John Kline (R) @Kline4Congress

Looking fwd to my first telephone town hall meeting tonight in northern Dakota County with constituents new to the 2nd district. #KlineTTH

Eric Swalwell (D) @ericswalwell

Meeting w/ @rideact to support their efforts to make buses more energy efficient and accessible. #ca15 http://t.co/qOpjKJa6

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Senator Tim Kaine (D) @timkaine

RT @adamslily: At confirmation hearing, @timkaine asks Sen. Kerry about the role of the US in protecting human rights, especially religious freedom

Mike Quigley (D) @RepMikeQuigley

@Lincolnbark Do long walks around the Lake View area count? Duke, Scout & Atticus always seem happy with that!

Yvette D. Clarke (D) @YvetteClarke

I am proud to have been appointed to the #EthicsCommittee by Minority Leader #Pelosi. #Congress

Yvette D. Clarke (D) @YvetteClarke

I will work with my colleagues, Republicans and Democrats, to protect the integrity of #Congress.

Lynn Jenkins (R) @RepLynnJenkins

Most Americans agree if you don't do your job, you don't get paid—#nobudgetnopay. http://t.co/1mxPVeBm

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Eric Swalwell (D) @ericswalwell

I'm voting no on a 3-month extension to the debt ceiling. Student councils pass budgets longer than that. I ran for #Congress to #thinkBig

Eric Swalwell (D) @ericswalwell

Today I was elected as Ranking Member of the House @SciCmteDems Subcommittee for Energy, where I'll work to create new clean energy jobs.

Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R) @RepHartzler

I will be speaking on the House Floor shortly to thank Congresswoman Emerson for her many years of service. Tune in to #CSPAN

Luke Messer (R) @LukeMesserIN

Anybody else hate the "princess" Volkswagen you see around campus? #bsu

Luke Messer (R) @LukeMesserIN

I will defend our Second Amendment rights against the unwarranted attacks announced by our President today. http://t.co/JmGqHlkX

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Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

Desconocemos si es correcto q alguien d origenPRño es parte d la situación en Argelia.Mi oficina esta monitoreando y haciendo averiguaciones

ChuckGrassley (R) @ChuckGrassley

Seems like romney has president on defensive

ChuckGrassley (R) @ChuckGrassley

#UNIPanthers uni scores first T D. IllST LEADS 19/78

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