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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Study shows that thousands of new #Medicaid patients may have difficulty finding physicians who accept their insurance. http://t.co/TNhF0s52

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Jim Inhofe (R) @jiminhofe

Obama's war on affordable energy has cost tax $ and jobs - http://t.co/TcOuUTkt @MittRomney offers a better plan.

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Dean Heller (R) @DeanHeller

Thanks to @OppVillageLV for the tour of the Children’s Heart Center!

Randy Neugebauer (R) @RandyNeugebauer

Congratulations to my friend @PaulRyanVP on being selected as vice presidential candidate.

Kenny Marchant (R) @RepKenMarchant

Congratulations to my friend and @WaysandMeansGOP colleague @PaulRyanVP on being selected as Gov. @MittRomney's VP. #AmericasComebackTeam

Jeb Hensarling (R) @RepHensarling

Could NOT be more thrilled with the @RepPaulRyan VP pick. Romney-Ryan 2012!! http://t.co/EB7LYwe8

John Shimkus (R) @RepShimkus

I am very excited about Paul Ryan. The choice of two futures is before us. Malaise, despair and dependency or a future of freedom and growth

US Rep. Mike Turner (R) @RepMikeTurner

Congratulations to my colleague @RepPaulRyan. He is a serious pick.

Jim Inhofe (R) @jiminhofe

@MittRomney pick of @PaulRyanVP is excellent. Their ticket will bring solutions to our country's fiscal problems.

Rep. Renee Ellmers (R) @RepReneeEllmers

I applaud the great VP choice @MittRomney made in principled conservative and American success story @RepPaulRyan.

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