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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Tom Rooney (R) @TomRooney

Got leftover pulled pork? Make carnitas burritos! http://t.co/HcdJGTZ3 #BBQ #recipe #howtogrill

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Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

Watch One World Trade Center rise from the ground to mark the New York skyline as a symbol of American resilience http://t.co/SbiJR0fE

Luis Fortuño (R) @luisfortuno51

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Con mi grandioso partido!!!!!! @luisfortuno51 @pnp_pr http://t.co/rkE53pAu

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Gov. Gary Johnson (R) @GovGaryJohnson

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My statement, regarding the attack on the U.S. Consulate in #Libya. http://t.co/eRFUbEeq

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Rep Phil Gingrey, MD (R) @RepPhilGingrey

I’m honored to receive the '11 Freedom Fighter Award from @FreedomWorks & @Max_Pappas for defending conservative values http://t.co/yfMlK04V

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LEETERRYNE (R) @LEETERRYNE

I will be speaking on the @HouseFloor in recognition of the outstanding work of Outlook #Nebraska. WATCH LIVE: http://t.co/vViAvwHO

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Rep. Robert J. Dold (R) @RepDold

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RT @Sierra_Club: 37,000 #jobs are at risk while @SpeakerBoehner refuses to act on the #wind production tax credit. RT & take action! http://t.co/vChV8bc2

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