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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Rep. Lee Terry (R) @LEETERRYNE

Pleased my amendment to support @DeptofDefense employees by cutting waste, fraud and abuse in #Afghanistan passed the House. #furloughs #DOD

Ron George (R) @RonGeorge2014

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RT @mdreps: Martin O'Malley and the Democrats have raised taxes 54 times for $2.8 billion. That's almost $2,000 per Maryland... http://t.co/ZJZC40hIpC

Dave Joyce (R) @RepDaveJoyce

My office is on a call with local Lake County officials about flood damage. If you need to report damage please call 211.

Dave Joyce (R) @RepDaveJoyce

My office is working with local Lake County officials on helping those with flood damage.Please call my office at 440.352.3939 for more info

Bob McDonnell (R) @BobMcDonnell

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RT @mmeyerstpc: Gotta agree w/@reedgalen, others-this mobile polling app has a lot going for it- check out @cmarinucci piece at http://t.co/N0FdH9MEzw

Team Mitch (R) @Team_Mitch

@MattBevin Over 100? Not even 100 w/ press...

Tom Cotton (R) @RepTomCotton

Enjoyed meeting Arkansan Chad Pekron this afternoon. Thanks for stopping by! #AR http://t.co/cnf2To7aDc

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Rep. Roger Williams (R) @RepRWilliams

Earlier today, the House observed a moment of silence for John Gibson and J.J. Chestnut. These two Capitol Police officers were killed in...

Brad Wenstrup (R) @RepBradWenstrup

Want to take a virtual tour of the Scioto Valley? Thanks to a team at @ShawneeState, there’s an app for that! http://t.co/GTicpexqKz

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