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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Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @AnnaZook: @CNBC ranks #SouthDakota best state to do business. @NewsCenter1 talks with @scottcohncnbc about why our state is number 1! Tune in at 530

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @StockmanSenate

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NBC reporter video: Democrats screaming "F--k the church..." in the Texas Capitol. And it's the whole crowd. https://t.co/zsD3QznP82 #hb2

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

NBC reporter video: Democrats screaming "F--k the church..." in the Texas Capitol. And it's the whole crowd. https://t.co/evdCynHCoi #hb2

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

@gracels @TimothyODonnel2 Seems like a Casey Anthony situation, prosecutor going for a stronger charge he doesn't have evidence for.

Stephen Fincher (R) @RepFincherTN08

45: The number of times the White House's last Obamacare statement said delay. http://t.co/y5OIzxSTl8 #PermanentDelay

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Stephen Fincher (R) @RepFincherTN08

RT if you think it's time for a PERMANENT delay of IRS-controlled healthcare. #‎PermanentDelay

Mike Rogers (R) @RepMikeRogersAL

RT @Bourdain: In a preemptive strike, I plan to tell my daughter that Justin Beiber tortures puppies. http://t.co/JyqSNoEKEP

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David B. McKinley (R) @RepMcKinley

"We are not ready. Particulary when you look at the exchange programs, we are not ready," aid Rep. McKinley in Wheeling Intelligencer paper.

David B. McKinley (R) @RepMcKinley

"We are not ready. Particulary when you look at the exchange programs, we are not ready," said Rep. McKinley in Wheeling Intelligencer.

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