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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Joe Kaufman (R) @JoeKaufmanUSA

Emily and I headed for Washington, DC with the #TripForFreedom

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

RT @JBANCchatter: JBANC's live discussion "BELARUS - CRACKS IN THE ICE?" starting soon. Join us, comment and ask questions. More info: https://t.co/IAh0bXbqGD

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Paul Broun (R) @PaulBrounforGA

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RT @LibertyOnMyMind: My fellow Georgians, want to audit the Fed? Guess who is the lead sponsor for the bill? Yup @PaulBrounforGA and Hes runnin 4 Senate #Vote

Dave Joyce (R) @RepDaveJoyce

Congratulations to the #OH14 #CongressionalArtCompetition winners! Check out their impressive artwork here: http://t.co/jHWiSBrZwX

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Mark Jacobs (R) @MarkJacobsIowa

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Spotted: another barn sign - right across from Waukee High School on University Ave http://t.co/pLbjUrfMr2

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Dave Joyce (R) @RepDaveJoyce

RT @AmericanLegion: 69 years ago today the Nazis surrendered to the Allied Forces. Go out of your way to thank a #WWII #veteran today. http://t.co/fIVKXUJdgR

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Saxby Chambliss (R) @SaxbyChambliss

Catch me on Fox News today at 2:00 with @GretchenCarlson to discuss #Benghazi Select Committee and the latest developments in #Ukraine

Dr. Milton Wolf (R) @miltonwolfmd

Well that's a relief. Pat Roberts may not actually be a Kansas resident but he's "intending" become one. http://t.co/lsHkFXsRCU

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Jackie Walorski (R) @RepWalorski

Big thanks to Kathy and Tony for allowing me a chance to talk about #VAAccountability on @WTCAam1050 today.

Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

On this day in 1945, Victory was celebrated here at home. Thank you to America's greatest generation. #VEDay #WWII #MilitaryAppreciationWeek

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