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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John McCain (R) @SenJohnMcCain

Great to see @IRIglobal #Egypt staff in my office this morning - they do incredible work http://t.co/TESjBV76

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Mitt Romney (R) @MittRomney

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RT @TomCoburn: Our current economic crisis requires leadership. Person best equipped to solve our urgent problems is @MittRomney. http://t.co/eaHjEFfG

Bill Shuster (R) @RepBillShuster

Want to see what its like to fly in an F-16? http://t.co/pmlNmJNr. Simply amazing.

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Rep. Paul Gosar, DDS (R) @RepGosar

Upon taking office in '08 Obama admin promised to be "the most open and transparent in history"-Another broken promise http://t.co/6Nh7i0JL

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Senator Pat Toomey (R) @SenToomey

http://t.co/GXHOtWA1 Glad to be in Indiana County visiting Joy Mining Machinery this afternoon. I appreciated via http://t.co/2goWTXek

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U.S. Rep. Bob Latta (R) @boblatta

RT @SmallBizGOP: Chairman Graves illustrates the power of #SmallBiz as the single most powerful catalyst to economic growth and recovery http://t.co/X1DLtXLc

Rep. Trent Franks (R) @RepTrentFranks

Margaret Sanger, Founder of #PlannedParenthood: Birth control must lead ultimately to a cleaner race. http://t.co/pVyzk3S7 #SanctityofLife

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Rep. James Lankford (R) @RepLankford

I'm at the 2012 AIPAC Policy Conference this afternoon to take part in a panel discussion about my trip to Israel last year.

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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I have been slow on the Tweets this past weekend. Sorry about that. I am now back!

Gov. Buddy Roemer (R) @BuddyRoemer

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TUNE IN: I will be on The War Room with @JenGranholm at 9pm PT.

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