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. Richard Hanna (R) @RepRichardHanna

I'm supporting a bill to prevent dramatic military spending cuts in 2013. Check out the details here: http://t.co/mKZ72bDE #NY24

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Rep. Richard Hanna (R) @RepRichardHanna

RELEASE: Hanna Supports Legislation to Prevent Defense Cuts http://t.co/mKZ72bDE #NY24

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Michele Bachmann (R) @TeamBachmann

.@TimPawlety: "I'm excited to endorse my friend Michele Bachmann for a 4th term. She has always been a great fighter for Minnesota." #MNGOP

Todd Rokita (R) @ToddRokita

In a 2011 POTUS added 800k+ pages of regulations. http://t.co/okw5zB9a

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Chuck Fleischmann (R) @RepChuck

2day was a busy & productive. Hamilton Co Farm Bureau breakfast, Chuck on the Job @ Big Ed's Pizza, & Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce forum.

Fred Karger (R) @fredkarger

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RT @WarFareAnon: RT AnonyOps: Follow @fredkarger - running for president for the GOP. #AnonPAC VOTE FOR HIM IN MICHIGAN!!! It's an open primary!

Rick Santorum (R) @RickSantorum

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Just spoke to Tony Raines the driver of the 26 car now known as the @RickSantorum car ruining at Daytona tomorrow.

Justin Amash (R) @repjustinamash

With the Michigan Republican primary fast approaching, I want to remind people following me on this Page that I... http://t.co/GEX3piME

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Rob Portman (R) @senrobportman

Joining my friends Lanigan & Malone, WMJI Cleveland around 8:10am to discuss a number of issues facing our country @magic1057

Mike Lee (R) @SenMikeLee

Great op-ed by @senjohnthune today in @politico about Obama admin's failed energy policies. #KeystoneXL #gasprices

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