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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Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

Is 800 million billion a real number Vice President #Biden ? #VPDebate

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

A friend just said VP #Biden must have skipped kindergarten bc he hasn't learned to share time or wait until it's his turn. #VPDebate

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

RT @FixAaron: Ryan: "I don't see how a person can separate their public life from their private life and their faith." #vpdebate

Gerry Connolly (D) @GerryConnolly

RT @chrisrockoz: Paul Ryan says the President is "projecting weakness around the world." Osama Bin Laden responds with silence. #vpdebates

Sen. Tom Coburn M.D. (R) @TomCoburn

Great disection of #VPdebate by Peggy Noonan: Confusing Strength With Aggression - http://t.co/IehmcU8f http://t.co/bTTC6r9i via @WSJ

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Gov. Sean Parnell (R) @AKGovParnell

RT @TheFix: Ok. I have decided. I find the Biden smile slightly unsettling. #vpdebate

Lynn Westmoreland (R) @RepWestmoreland

A friend just said VP #Biden must have skipped kindergarden because he hasn't learned to share time or wait until it's his turn. #VPDebate

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