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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Dennis Richardson (R) @DRichardsonOR

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Yesterday with @MittRomney. RETWEET if you agree America would be better off if Mitt were President http://t.co/TFn6F00gf4

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Rep. Chris Smith (R) @RepChrisSmith

RT @FoxNews: High school lacrosse players kicked off team after smoking cigars at graduation ceremony http://t.co/4uNzSfyy5z http://t.co/gW0Ctw2x5u

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Rick Snyder (R) @RickForMI

Thanks for a fun weekend @detroitgp. We had a great time at the races.

Jody Hice (R) @jodyhice

RT @AthensGA_GOP: Right now on 1340am/98.9fm... Mike @MikeCollinsGA @ Jody @jodyhice on Newsmakers w/ @timbonole #gagop #gapol http://t.co/572WC2HzD1

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Mark Meadows (R) @RepMarkMeadows

Had a great time speaking with fellow Repubs at the #NCGOP convention this past weekend. Read more about it here: http://t.co/zc8NEcpKZk

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Lynn Jenkins (R) @RepLynnJenkins

This is a positive development & there is a great deal of work to be done & certainly no grace period for the new leaders at Colmery-O'Neil.

Rep. Leonard Lance (R) @RepLanceNJ7

Leonard Lance among 6 lawmakers who have never missed a vote | TheHill http://t.co/mmipO1t1sr via @TheHill

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

Thank goodness-->After Criticism, Planned Parenthood Removes Letter Claiming Bible Okays Abortion http://t.co/IEalmqaB7d #prolife

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