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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Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

RT @drowsygeek: .@RepBetoORourke + Veterans vs El Paso, TX VA. http://t.co/vjrb9HgxM7 Surprising no one, VA is caught being dishonest. Again.

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Bill Owens (D) @BillOwensNY

Check out Fort Drum Free Fishing Day on May 17th! RT @NYSDEC: free #fishing clinics-have fun! http://t.co/5tXYGWKwy5 http://t.co/ZSsxS8divm

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Alejandro (D) @agarciapadilla

RT @fortalezapr: La inversión inicial del proyecto Gigabit Community es de $17 millones. @techsummitpr

Bill Owens (D) @BillOwensNY

Massena's 15th Ted Kot Fishing Day is on May 17! RT @NYSDEC: free #fishing clinics-have fun! http://t.co/rKsg1rz5rP.… http://t.co/ZSsxS8divm

Bill Owens (D) @BillOwensNY

Hi Lyn (@OutoftheParc), call our Watertown office for help with this. 315-782-3150.

Gary Peters (D) @Peters4Michigan

As w/ vehicle efficiency standards, MI needs flexibility. @TerriLLand deinal of climate change gives new tax breaks to oil backers. - GCP

Eric Swalwell (D) @ericswalwell

Sending off first class of military academy appointees for #ca15. Congrats & thanks for answering the call to serve. http://t.co/WqztRs21Qh

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