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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Rob Portman (R) @senrobportman

Despite the 6 million jobs lost under POTUS, he has decided to pull the plug on Keystone XL Pipeline. Too many #jobs at stake Mr. President

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

Here is a video on the importance of #mentors in young girls' lives. Program is headed by @MichelleObama. Take a look! http://t.co/PRAU3czq

Mario Diaz- Balart (R) @MarioDB

State, Foreign Operations Subcommittee met with his Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan. Jordan is key to achiev... http://t.co/nnaV0O6O

Kathy Hochul (D) @RepKathyHochul

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While I believe that online piracy and copyright infringement are serious problems that must be addressed, I have... http://t.co/5yRZiJu4

Rep. Terri A. Sewell (D) @RepTerriSewell

Here is a video on the importance #mentors in the lives of young girls that is headed by @MichelleObama. Take a look! http://t.co/PRAU3czq

CathyMcMorrisRodgers (R) @cathymcmorris

@SpeakerBoehner: "Obama expedited approval of the Solyndra loan project, but won't approve a project that's been under review for 3+ years"

Congressmember Bass (D) @RepKarenBass

At lunch w/ @King_AbdullahII of Jordan where we're discussing bilateral relations between the U.S. and Jordan http://t.co/8UW53kic

Congressmember Bass (D) @RepKarenBass

Today, Im excited to visit @UN & meet SecGeneral Moon, @UNICEF, @UNAIDS etc. RT if you support great work of the UN. http://t.co/ZerDQRe2

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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Tune in at 7:35am to the First Shift w/ @tonytrupiano on 1310AM. I'm discussing last nights #MISOTS Address

Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

Bernie on the @ColbertReport: http://t.co/GDfdKvMv "Citizens United is an attack on what American democracy is suppose to be about."

Rep. Anna G. Eshoo (D) @RepAnnaEshoo

RT @JIMWICh: Props to my Congressperson, Rep. Anna Eshoo ( @RepAnnaEshoo ) for fighting against SOPA! http://t.co/8YJO2N3v

Rep. Chip Cravaack (R) @RepChipCravaack

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The President’s decision to block the Keystone Pipeline is economically destructive & politically self-serving;... http://t.co/IyR08T5H

Mike Conaway (R) @ConawayTX11

USO will get an extra boost – I cannot think of a better place for this $ to go! http://t.co/mtuY463g #tx11 #tcot #txgop #GOP

Rep. Rick Berg (R) @RepRickBerg

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By rejecting #KXL pipeline, Pres. Obama has again put poltics ahead of American jobs: http://t.co/fT7aNijt

Rep. Doris Matsui (D) @DorisMatsui

Check out my the slideshow on my website - #SOPAblackout http://t.co/D5F0LFcP

Rep. Robert Hurt (R) @RepRobertHurt

ICYMI: Smith Mountain Eagle: Rep. Hurt addresses Bedford Chamber - Smith Mountain Eagle: Local News: http://t.co/wqoNMdbk #VA5

Senator Roy Blunt (R) @RoyBlunt

Glad I could stop by the Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship at @NWMOSTATE to talk to about job creation: http://t.co/3VicIu7o

Tim Holden (D) @RepTimHolden

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RT @DentPressShop: Stop Online Piracy Act denounced by local congressmen | http://t.co/HEKePzHI http://t.co/uHHgrbLm

Rep. Joe Courtney (D) @RepJoeCourtney

Thank you again to the thousands who’ve contacted me about SOPA. My full statement why I oppose this bill: http://t.co/g5rW24Kf

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