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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Rep. Vern Buchanan (R) @VernBuchanan

RT @THEHermanCain: Follow conservative pro-business Congressman @VernBuchanan and support his charge to pass the #NoBudgetNoPayAct! #tcot #jobs

Jan Schakowsky (D) @janschakowsky

It was an honor to stand w/ Equal Pay champion Lilly Ledbetter and my fellow House Democrats in support of pay... http://t.co/181h24eT

Rep. Vern Buchanan (R) @VernBuchanan

RT @DickieV: Follow my buddy Sarasota Congressman @vernbuchanan who's so generous in giving to the V Foundation for my gala

Jared Polis (D) @jaredpolis

@OldMiner just I introduce on floor, will be voted on tonight probably

Rep Tim Walberg (R) @RepWalberg

Via @IBDeditorials: “Weak jobs report further confirms the president's policies are failing to help the economy" http://t.co/m5JNwwMF

David B. McKinley (R) @RepMcKinley

Rep. McKinley just addresses members of the House concerning his opposition to funding cuts on fossil energy. http://t.co/eHjaNykB

Bill Owens (D) @BillOwensNY

#NoBudgetNoPay RT @BillOwensNY Any politician that votes against this common sense bill will immediately lose my support and respect forever

Allen West (R) @AllenWest

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
WI election isn't about Gov. Walker, it's about embarrassing revelation liberal progressives & union comrades r inept http://t.co/gNAPKcAK

Diane Black (R) @RepDianeBlack

CBO: Federal debt to double in 15 years -> We must change course. We must fight to project the American Dream http://t.co/NQC0dPZR

The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

RT @ginatrapani: The Paycheck Fairness Act would give employees better tools to claim equal pay for equal work. To support RT #EqualPay http://t.co/4hD442jK

Todd Akin (R) @ToddAkin

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RT @jjumpjoyii: Volunteer for Senate races @jamieradtke #Va @JeffFlake #Az @Severson #Mn @ToddAkin #Mo @Neumann4WI @BKH4Senate #Ct...

Senator Kay Hagan (D) @SenatorHagan

Check out video of my visit to @DFS_Charlotte to talk #equalpay & #PaycheckFairness. Loved meeting these women! http://t.co/ANLUSojy

Senator Kay Hagan (D) @SenatorHagan

Check out video of my visit to @DFS_Charlotte to talk #equalpay & #PaycheckFairness. Loved meeting these women! http://t.co/ANLUSojy

Eddie BerniceJohnson (D) @RepEBJ

RT @globalIPcenter IP is at the heart of every state's Jobs, GDP, & Exports. See how Texas fares: http://t.co/aNpEBuIu

Rep. Lou Barletta (R) @RepLouBarletta

Help my colleague @VernBuchanan in the #NMC and follow him on Twitter. #PA11 #NEPA

Senator Patty Murray (D) @PattyMurray

RT if you agree: #WA women deserve #equalpay for equal work.

Kay Bailey Hutchison (R) @kaybaileyhutch

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Congrats to Dallas ISD for having 2 of the top 3 public high schools in the nations via @usnews http://t.co/TcuTBVwt #Texas

Gary Peters (D) @RepGaryPeters

I'm fighting to stop student loan interest rates from doubling in 27 days. #DontDoubleMyRate Read more in @thesnews http://t.co/GC6x0wp6

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