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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Richard Shelby (R) @SenShelby

RT @edatpost: And @SenShelby (R-Ala.) on the #filibuster: "I think it changes the Senate tremendously in a bad way.”

Rob Portman (R) @senrobportman

Touring Chrysler in Toledo to learn abt their World Class Manufacturing prgm & investments @ Toledo Assembly Complex http://t.co/pnw7P8CMUv

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Senator Pat Toomey (R) @SenToomey

Great talking with @Phillytomwaring of the Northeast Times and @tzbordelon of the @PAWireNews today.

Senator Pat Toomey (R) @SenToomey

Great talking with @Phillytomwaring of the Northeast Times and @tzbordelon of the @PAWireNews today. http://t.co/tom17CeG9Y

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Rep. Paul Cook (R) @RepPaulCook

@SupervisorJosie It was to nice to see you today, the people of San Bernardino are lucky to have someone like you working for them.

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

Obama just delayed the start of forced Obamacare enrollments to Nov. 15, 2014. That's the day after the midterm election.

Chris Collins (R) @CollinsNY27

Gasport family chosen as the 4-H “Family of the Year” http://t.co/3gAKWev6Ct

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Gov. Sean Parnell (R) @AKGovParnell

Unlike Obamacare, lets hope our senators read & fully consider the treaty with Iran before voting. The stakes are too high for anything less

Rep. Andy Barr (R) @RepAndyBarr

RT @ZygisPavilionis: Congressman @RepAndyBarr w/@EU2013LT tie - ready 2 visit Lithuania and build business ties w/Kentucky @AmLithBC http://t.co/OvdE8XPEPT

Dean Heller (R) @SenDeanHeller

ICYMI: Provision to benefit Filvets included in 2014 Defense Act via @AsianJournalCom http://t.co/Fp4Tt44PVR

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