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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Tim Donnelly (R) @electdonnelly

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.@JoeDJustin @cmarinucci what's big deal abt the Repub Caucus mtg (rumored that they would pick a new leader for the super minority, lol ?

Steve King (R) @SteveKingIA

70 years ago this morning Allied troops landed at #Normandy

Bob Barr (R) @bobbarrcongress

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It is National Doughnut Day - enjoy (Team #barr will be) #gapol #GA11 #NationalDoughnutDay @krispykreme @SublimeDoughnut @DunkinDonuts

Barry Loudermilk (R) @Loudermilk2014

RT @KSUOwlsBaseball: BREAKING NEWS: KSU Catcher Max Pentecost named finalist for Gregg Olson Award, given to nation's breakout player of the year #GoKSUOwls

Tiberi Press Office (R) @TiberiPress

@OHNationalGuard will honor MSG Sean Clifton with a #BronzeStar & a #PurpleHeart & MSG Kevin Colwell with a #PurpleHeart. OH12 thanks you.

Dave Joyce (R) @DaveJoyceOH14

RT @trooperbob101: 10:30Pm June 5, 1944 loading up for the jump into the hedge rows of Normandy. I was there D-Day June 6th, 1944 http://t.co/O2GQHn5V2H

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Dennis Daugaard (R) @dennisdaugaard

RT @CIA: We can neither confirm nor deny that this is our first tweet.

Rep. Chris Smith (R) @RepChrisSmith

We remember w deep gratitude & pride those of the Greatest Generation who stormed Normandy's beaches 70 yrs ago #DDay http://t.co/n0dWqwR48c

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Texans for Abbott (R) @AbbottCampaign

Today Audrey Abbott introduced her dad, best friend and the next Governor of Texas @GregAbbott_TX http://t.co/nNc4PgDhdo

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Sen. McConnell Press (R) @McConnellPress

WTVW-TV report: McConnell sponsors Sunscreen Innovation Act (+playlist): http://t.co/aefnBvdBvE via @YouTube #Kentucky

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