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.

Original Dutch version:

Politwoops.nl

Recent Politwoops

This may be an incomplete list. If you think we're missing someone, please email us with their Name, State, Political Party, Office they hold or are seeking and, of course, Twitter handle. Thanks!

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Gwen Graham (D) @GwenForCongress

Pls RT and join me at http://t.co/EM50EBiVOg. More info at

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Rep. Chris Collins (R) @RepChrisCollins

Great tour and meeting this morning at Yancey's Fancy/Kutter's Cheese Store in Cofu. http://t.co/psCGpW1Vhn

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Brian Higgins (D) @RepBrianHiggins

@GBNRTC I am just as frustrated, here’s what I said on Floor last week about the need for infrastructure investment http://t.co/4jQ0bsTco5

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Senator Ben Cardin (D) @SenatorCardin

.@mocowan Peoples reaction to this story has been incredible. The reaction to his bowtie has been just as positive http://t.co/4hGVUTuYnX

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Rep. Pete Visclosky (D) @RepVisclosky

Dr. King’s powerful message resonates just as deeply 50 years later. http://t.co/mGMbiKNYhc.

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

Dynamite!Dynamite!When Vandy starts to fight! Down the field...Go Dores!! 35- 32.1:30 to go v. Ole Miss!

Johnny Isakson (R) @SenatorIsakson

Yesterday, I spoke to @ajconwashington about my recent trip to Africa, including my stop in Mali. http://t.co/my1yL5wKM5

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Steve Cohen (D) @RepCohen

RT @RepJohnYarmuth: Today's IRS recognition of federal tax status for same-sex married couples is another big step forward for equality.

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Shaughnessy Naughton (D) @VoteShaughnessy

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
You can find me on Twitter too. Let's connect! I'm at @ https://t.co/1gsj51CqR9 http://t.co/uIOAnZQ33Z

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Brad Wenstrup (R) @RepBradWenstrup

Stopped in to an employee meeting at the @DukeEnergy Zimmer Station in Moscow. http://t.co/gGVyksToF7

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Brad Wenstrup (R) @RepBradWenstrup

Stopped in to an employee meeting at the @DukeEnergy Zimmer Station in Moscow. http://t.co/0xP0r1PKHB

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Rep. Alan Grayson (D) @AlanGrayson

How many times did you watch the video of Miley Cyrus twerking? Oh, nevermind, I'll find out from the NSA. http://t.co/EHuYnsuPsm

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Rep. Cory Gardner (R) @repcorygardner

Can u send a couple tweets about my mtgs today? Thx.

Dana Rohrabacher (R) @DanaRohrabacher

RT @susiesentinel .@OFA_CA @DanaRohrabacher What say you about the Copenhagen disaster where facts were refuted #climatechange #climatehoax

Doc Hastings (R) @DocHastings

The U.S. House of Representatives' summer recess, which began Aug. 2 and extends to Labor Day, allows Hastings... http://t.co/EHEdmjJ5NE

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Curtis Coleman (R) @curtiscoleman

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
RT @RodDMartin: My Take on Syria | Rod D. Martin: http://t.co/kiVh0xC6hc #tcot #Syria #WMD

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

RT @kerryeleveld: For any history buff—LGBT or other—this interview with Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton via @JustinCSnow is a must read: http://t.co/NFFlNesU1G

JudgeCarter (R) @JudgeCarter

Today, #FortHood shooter, Nidal Hasan, was finally sentenced to death by an unanimous 13-member jury panel of Army... http://t.co/8uPuZd8WGd

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Rep. George Holding (R) @RepHolding

Today on the 50th Anniversary of the #MarchonWashington we honor Martin Luther King, Jr. and his vision for... http://t.co/4ERkDd3XFt

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Jerry McNerney (D) @RepMcNerney

RT @BarackObama: Because they marched, the Civil Rights Law was passed. Because they marched the Voting Rights Act was signed. #MLKDream50

Loretta Sanchez (D) @LorettaSanchez

The struggle for true equality wages on. Every day we must recommit to fulfill the dream for all seekers of justice. #MOW50

Gregory Meeks (D) @GregoryMeeks

@BarackObama "because they marched, America became free and fair" #MOW50 #MLKDream50 http://t.co/GoR2kmOZ8f

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Donald Payne Jr. (D) @RepDonaldPayne

It's unacceptable that it is harder to vote in this country than it is to buy an assault weapon - President Bill Clinton #MOW50

G. K. Butterfield (D) @GKButterfield

Dr. King and his dream opened the minds of many, but his actions released the chains of discrimination and... http://t.co/YbIBBc3NoO

Screenshots of links in this tweet

G. K. Butterfield (D) @GKButterfield

Dr. King and his dream opened the minds of many, but his actions released the chains of discrimination and... http://t.co/OKJwlsqyJ0

Screenshots of links in this tweet

G. K. Butterfield (D) @GKButterfield

I attended the March on Washington as a child with my father on this day 50 yrs ago, and today I’m honored to be... http://t.co/3FHF2ITTkJ

Screenshots of links in this tweet

G. K. Butterfield (D) @GKButterfield

I attended the March on Washington as a child with my father on this day 50 yrs ago, and today I’m honored to be... http://t.co/sziaTB70fU

Screenshots of links in this tweet

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

RT @DHSgov: DHS reps met w/stakeholders on our ongoing efforts to prevent and combat #humantrafficking & violence against women: http://t.co/uEF0CM0u7r

Art Halvorson 4 PA-9 (R) @ArtHalvorson

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
From Twitter: If ever there was a time to shake up Congress, it's over the #defundobamacare issue. Keep the... http://t.co/HWpvH097eL

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Art Halvorson 4 PA-9 (R) @ArtHalvorson

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
From Twitter: Mr. Shuster on #defundObamacare: We can't do that, it's Mr. Obama's signature issue.

Art Halvorson 4 PA-9 (R) @ArtHalvorson

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
From Twitter: If 1.4% growth, 75% part time, 1 $trillion deficits, 70% increase in premiums don't justify... http://t.co/xbnh3JIEET

Screenshots of links in this tweet

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

Congrats @UMMorris for once again being named a Top 200 college for American Indian students! http://t.co/91UgRUPohH @AISES #STEM

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Ron Meyer (R) @Ron4VA

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
Maybe Pres #Obama asked #Miley to distract the nation while he tries to start an illegal war... #TwerkTheTerrorists

Randy Weber (R) @TXRandy14

Taking a tour and meeting with the great employees of Arkema Inc. here in Beaumont. We're talking jobs, growth in... http://t.co/dihcid3gKH

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

3er Conversatorio con #Veteranos-Continuaré siendo la voz de sus preocupaciones, necesidades y derechos. http://t.co/OE8of7DHDF

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Jerry McNerney (D) @RepMcNerney

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist http://t.co/H4kUUm3zHk Thank You to Washington Elementary School in Lodi

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Jerry McNerney (D) @RepMcNerney

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist http://t.co/50146GjvHV Rep McNerney calls for fast and fair processing of short sales

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Jerry McNerney (D) @RepMcNerney

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist http://t.co/6F9FSUUDnp Floor Speech against HR 1837

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Jerry McNerney (D) @RepMcNerney

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist http://t.co/AIew6C9anH Amendment to protect drinking water to 1837 offered

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Jerry McNerney (D) @RepMcNerney

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist http://t.co/eOyYOglnpf Further debate on my Amendment to Protect Drinking Water

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Jerry McNerney (D) @RepMcNerney

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist http://t.co/810gDXp9OK Amendment offered to HR 1837 to protect water quality for

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Jerry McNerney (D) @RepMcNerney

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist http://t.co/dPQbSdHLtw Debate on Amendment to protect Delta Agriculture

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Jerry McNerney (D) @RepMcNerney

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist http://t.co/weSHlpv0BZ Further Debate on Amendment to protect Delta Agriculture

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Jerry McNerney (D) @RepMcNerney

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist http://t.co/VgZRwaBTik McNerney Calls On VA To Address Backlog Of Claims At Oakland Office

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Results per page