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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Susana Martinez (R) @Gov_Martinez

RT @AdamFeldmanABQ: Must-read. Lawrence Rael (@Rael_for_NM ) used city lobbyist to push bill only aimed at helping him. #nmgov #nmpol http://t.co/3hGa8OkUNF

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

One week until the Primary Election! Please consider volunteering for our campaign to bring pragmatic... http://t.co/QuW9L3jOKJ

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Bob Beauprez (R) @bobbeauprez

RT @CRobertBuchanan: That should win you 47% of the vote. MT @bobbeauprez: "Bob is committed to the future.” -todays endorsement by Gov Romney #COpolitics #COGov

Pete Ricketts (R) @RickettsForGov

RT @maireadsafranek: Nebraska is lucky to have such a tough choice in the #NEGOV race, all good candidates.But I'm confident @RickettsForGov is best for the job.

Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

My week on twitter: 30 New Followers, 98 Mentions, 259K Mention Reach, 19 Replies, 41 Retweets. via http://t.co/z1acppcled

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Paul Broun (R) @PaulBrounforGA

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Early voting with my son Collins, but first, let me take a #selfie. #throwbackthursday #tbt #GOTVhttp://t.co/zdM9x1paJz

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

RT @tyre64: Congradulations to @ErinforPA for what sounds like a clear win in her debate tonight.

Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

BETO: We have to have the correct balance security and liberty.

Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

BETO: CBP defines the US/MX border as 100 miles w/ in the US border.

Suzanne Bonamici (D) @RepBonamici

Disappointed the Senate did not vote to #RaisetheWage today. Increasing the minimim wage would lift millions out of poverty. #Timefor1010

Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

Great rendition of the start spangled banner by the Franklin High School choir. http://t.co/02nYDzXnMp

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Dr. Milton Wolf (R) @miltonwolfmd

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Kansas Board did not confirm Roberts' residency. Instead they simply threw out Kansas citizens' objections. https://t.co/VZ4TyUzdbp

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John Barge 2014 (R) @BargeforGA

RT @VlanTrunk: “@GovernorDeal: Congrats,The @Patriots are lucky to have you as part of their team..” Stop corruption NO DEAL , VOTE @BargeforGA May 29th

Rep. Jim Costa (D) @RepJimCosta

RT @JoelBurns: Let's help kids instead of snark? $100k @weatherchannel to @GLSEN @TrevorProject? (Agree?Pls RT) I'll give $1000 https://t.co/TdQwGJy1pw

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U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan (D) @USRepRickNolan

Attn high school artists: one week left to submit your artwork to our 2014 Congressional Art Contest: http://t.co/ChHiORSN9s

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Rep Cedric Richmond (D) @RepRichmond

Social Media: Small businesses employ over 870K workers in Louisiana #SmallBusinessWeek

Neal Marchbanks (D) @NealMarchbanks

A Congressman who serves District 19, not drinks on his yacht in the Potomac. #RetireRandy #MarchForward

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) @RosLehtinen

@KateNocera Sorry, Kate, can u pls call me at 786 259 7544. Venezuela. I done have ur #. Ily Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

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