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:


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!

Brad Schneider (D) @Schneider4IL10

RT @PoliticsTonight: We'll be sitting down with @RepSchneider on tonight's show. Got questions for the 10th district Congressman? Leave 'em here with #AskBrad

Jerry McNerney (D) @RepMcNerney

Meeting with students & faculty members at Edna Hill Middle School in #Brentwood http://t.co/a7KqddiW5T

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Rep. Dan Maffei (D) @RepDanMaffei

At Henninger HS in Syracuse, looking forward to hearing Pres. Obama outline his plans for a #ABetterBargain for the middle class

Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

This week's Constituent Spotlight is on Jaclyn Adamonis. Jaclyn, a Homewood resident, received the coveted title... http://t.co/pBHxd6sbKh

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Tulsi Gabbard (D) @TulsiGabbard

RT @anildash: Pretty happy I can retire my Twitter account as the only person ever to get @ mentions from @3rdeyegirl, @microsoft & @TulsiGabbard.

Grace Meng (D) @RepGraceMeng

Attended a walk-through this morning at the @fema field office in #ForestHills, #Queens w/ @DHSgov Sec Napolitano. http://t.co/v827fgdrEo

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Barbara Buono (D) @BarbaraBuono

Politwoops no longer follows this account.
1 week ago, @GovChristie chose to veto 3 bills designed to reduce gun violence. http://t.co/1HAiCm0ii2

Screenshots of links in this tweet

Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

Thanks to all those who participated in our Town Hall last night. #FL26 http://t.co/PSAIRFOMiF

Screenshots of links in this tweet

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

Results per page