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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Jim Bridenstine (R) @RepJBridenstine

The government is using the IRS as a weapon against Americans. We have to eliminate the IRS. Go to http://t.co/OGj6J7QUQw. @TeaPartyOrg

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Jim Bridenstine (R) @RepJBridenstine

Change the incentive structure in DC. Tea Party Patriots is working to do that. http://t.co/QGIdejOVC6 @TeaPartyOrg

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Ben Sasse (R) @Sasse4Senate

@janekleeb Good to see you haven't retired. It's a portability issue. And soon we both can call him SENATOR Ben Sasse. #NESEN

Michael Burgess, MD (R) @michaelcburgess

I spoke this morning to members of the @AGDadvocacy, who are on the Hill today for #AGDHillDay. Great discussion. http://t.co/54O8IFuvAX

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Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

McConnell receives @FRCdc "True Blue Award" for his 100% voting record on legislation promoting “Family, Family, and Freedom.” Thanks FRC!

Col. Rob Maness ret. (R) @RobManess

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@slaterradio I was just on with Mike Slater on 760 KFMB. Don't forget to download the app and check out my challenge there.

Bill Johnson (R) @RepBillJohnson

Great speaking with the enthusiastic students of Steubenville High School here with @CloseUp_DC. http://t.co/iY4E2vo4lE

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Shane Osborn (R) @osbornforsenate

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RT @DeanClancy: SasseCare: The biggest surprise to me in Sasse's health care plan is his proposed tax hike on Medicare seniors #nesen http://t.co/ZtGu2Qcyac

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