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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ChuckGrassley (R) @ChuckGrassley

Someone from the Senators office contact me at the email i set up at grassleytwitter@gmail.com and I'll give you the new password.

ChuckGrassley (R) @ChuckGrassley

To clarify, I'm not the person that originally hacked the account. I think that person got their point across.

Raúl R. Labrador (R) @Raul_Labrador

#NBCDebate What steps would the candidates take, if elected, to remedy problems caused by #fastandfurious? @NBC

Rep. Robert J. Dold (R) @RepDold

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Our thoughts and prayers are with @SenatorKirk and his family today http://t.co/YnxwvvHn

Mike Ross (D) @RepMikeRoss

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While these new laws are an important step forward, we still have a long way to go. The Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay... http://t.co/EkmR0kmn

Mac Thornberry (R) @MacTXPress

@Drew_Blood Thank you for being engaged with the issue.

Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

En #ToaBaja - @ Firma del proyecto de Amnistía para la Entrega de Armas de Fuego junto a @luisfortuno51 y @trschatz51 en el Barrio Pájaros

Peter Roskam (R) @PeterRoskam

Tune in to @foxchicago in 15 minutes to watch a

Jared Polis (D) @jaredpolis

impressive Isaac Asimov graffiti in Rome h/t @BoingBoing

Gary Ackerman (D) @RepGaryAckerman

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@GabbyGifford's courage is 2nd to none. Wish my friend and colleague contin'd success in her recovery

Gary Ackerman (D) @RepGaryAckerman

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@gabbygifford's courage is 2nd to none. Wish my friend and colleague contin'd success in her recovery

Fred Karger (R) @fredkarger

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RT @markzbarabak: Abortion, Round 10,000. Romney sez he pro-life and will be very much so as president. Santorum sez he's actually fought the fight #cnndebate

Steve Southerland (R) @Rep_Southerland

Had a wonderful time last night meeting @GovChristie and his wife Mary Jo in Baltimore. He rocked the house! http://t.co/YZHhpLpy #gop #tcot

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

Check out this @msnbctv interview with MORE Mag's @pradagirl47 hightlighting @MichelleObama's new #mentoring program. http://t.co/PRAU3czq

Janice Hahn (D) @Rep_JaniceHahn

Having a great time meeting with my constituents at my 1st Congress on Your Event. http://t.co/f6GIhXWs

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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JOIN ME: I will be chatting live with supporters on Yowie today at 4pm ET. Here's the link: http://t.co/tEQ7NKDK

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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TUNE IN: Will be on HBO's @BillMaher show tonight!

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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Getting ready for @Yowie town hall. Who is joining? #letsdothis #gop2012 http://t.co/d3TZdxO8

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