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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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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Eric Cantor fundraising for my opponent today in Long Island. Say NO to Cantor and RINO Lee Zeldin. #tcot #teaparty

Mark Meadows (R) @RepMarkMeadows

RT @netanyahu: Whoever hoped that the Palestinian unity between Fatah and Hamas would moderate Hamas is mistaken.

Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

RT @hale_razor: Mexican police who mistakenly cross US border let go in 48 hours. Meanwhile, our Marine still rots in a Mexican jail. http://t.co/Zm8HWkrbM7

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Walberg for Congress (R) @Tim_Walberg

Last week I voted in favor of a bill that will help Michigan small businesses grow and create new jobs! http://t.co/ile9CQlCXw

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Alex Mooney (R) @MooneyforWV

RT @CaseyPrattCSN: This pretty much sums up how we all feel right now. #USAvGHA http://t.co/Y0oxkE8LRn

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Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @Argus911: State officials advising no travel on Interstate 29 and other highways south of Sioux Falls because of flash flooding and limited visibility

Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

RT @SDClearPath511: I-29: flooding SB btwn US18 W-Exit 59 and US18 E-Exit 62.

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