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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Evan Jenkins (R) @EvanJenkinsWV

I posted a new photo to Facebook http://t.co/W8cJCe5TXF

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Evan Jenkins (R) @EvanJenkinsWV

I posted a new photo to Facebook http://t.co/4fH8DoXtoR

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John McCain (R) @SenJohnMcCain

Very proud of my daughter @MeghanMcCain who begins hosting new show @pivot_tv this spring! http://t.co/jxaTLRDONQ

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Jim Inhofe (R) @jiminhofe

On @FoxNewsSunday this morning I discussed the need for more assistance in Iraq in its fight against Al-Qaeda. http://t.co/My0YhmVCes

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Jim Inhofe (R) @jiminhofe

I believe intelligence and logistics, are the things that they need. We don't want boots on the ground in Iraq. http://t.co/My0YhmVCes

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Rep. Luke Messer (R) @RepLukeMesser

Thanks to @thehill for the New Member of the Week feature! http://t.co/OIHiRLgDEM

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US Rep Rodney Davis (R) @RodneyDavis

Congrats to #IL farmers: #1 in Soybean & #2 in corn for the country. Thanks for the jobs, food & energy production. http://t.co/KjBqjTkenz

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Todd Young (R) @ToddYoungIN

MT @Reince: These bipartisan bills can create jobs http://t.co/ixe3XtZdTw but the Senate has done nothing

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Shelley Moore Capito (R) @SenCapito

I’ve spoken with @wvamwater President Jeff McIntyre this morning & thanked him for company’s thorough response to this emergency. #wvwater

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