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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Blake Farenthold (R) @farenthold

At @GOPoversight to hear from reps from the #PostalService on what #USPS is doing to avoid tax $ bailout. WATCH LIVE: http://t.co/xHPORwxFJE

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Hal Rogers (R) @RepHalRogers

RT @AP: BREAKING: Law enforcement official: Arrest imminent in Boston Marathon bombing, suspect to be brought to court.

Steve Pearce (R) @RepStevePearce

Breaking: an arrest has been made related to the Boston bombings: http://t.co/iGJQ3IYyW0

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

FBI warns of ‘unintended consequences’ from false media reports on Boston attacks http://t.co/lqXexgTSZR

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

RT @RepRWilliams: Thanks to the outpouring of support, the Carter BloodCare facility may be full today, but please consider giving... http://t.co/1lyEVrFWRx

Todd Young (R) @ToddYoungIN

RT @mobrien1: I know this isn't supposed to be funny, but... RT @nwi: Friday's flood fighting drill canceled due to real flooding http://t.co/CvjfUz9dQd

Bill Flores (R) @Flores4Congress

RT @JackAcostaKHOU: JUST IN - new video from news chopper, flying close over what's left of the plant that exploded in West, TX. @khou http://t.co/vfzTjgvSD3

Cong. Steven Palazzo (R) @CongPalazzo

@MississippiDem YES BUT I DID IT RESPECTFULLY! I'M SORRY I WAS RAISED TO TAKE OUT THE TRASH. HELLO!

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