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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Sen. Lamar Alexander (R) @SenAlexander

As we celebrate #Memorial Day, let's remember the service of the thousands who sacrifice for our freedom http://t.co/Uq2lCurV

Sen. Lamar Alexander (R) @SenAlexander

As we celebrate #MemorialDay, let's remember the service of the thousands who sacrifice for our #freedom http://t.co/Uq2lCurV

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

I uploaded a @YouTube video http://t.co/agcOHK19 Latta Memorial Day.MP4

Dean Heller (R) @DeanHeller

#Trivia: A. The avg cost of gas on the W. Coast when #Obama took office was $2.03 & @Berkley4Senate has stood w/him every step of the way

Rep. Lou Barletta (R) @RepLouBarletta

Good work team-We won the bronze bracket for the #NMC. Thank you for all your help over the past few weeks during the challenge. #PA11 #NEPA

John McCain (R) @SenJohnMcCain

We've seen this movie below - kicking the can down the road. Wash Post editorial: "#Iran’s hard bargain" http://t.co/ddGsQEvz

Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

RT @ChelsiePaulson: You know you're a huge nerd when you get excited about your monthly Google Account Activity Report.

John McCain (R) @SenJohnMcCain

Talking with Cardinal Wuerl before @FoxNewsSunday

Rep. Bill Flores (R) @RepBillFlores

RT @Aaronrush2112: @RepBillFlores Hello congressman thank you for all you do for us out here in our God's country

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