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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Lamar Alexander (R) @LamarAlexander

EARLY VOTING ENDS TODAY! Don’t forget to get out and vote for Lamar Alexander! http://t.co/FLrYDa5zGz

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Rep. Steve Stockman (R) @SteveWorks4You

RT @kesgardner: More proof that the IDF is seriously good at social media -- and who are the good guys and bad guys in this conflict. http://t.co/NhGsw6tX4T

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Carr for U.S. Senate (R) @CarrforTN

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RT @JustinWax: Last day to early vote in TN. Please vote @CarrforTN for #TNSen and @adamcoggin for state rep. #tcot

Dean Heller (R) @SenDeanHeller

Happy birthday to Paul Laxalt, a friend and great leader for Nevada.

Chris Gibson (R) @RepChrisGibson

Got a chance to meet with constituents at the Coxsackie Riverfest. Thank you to all those who came out. #NY19 http://t.co/lit21IrXr3

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Bruce Westerman (R) @WestermanAR

#WPS Wishing @ArkRazorbacks great 1st day of practice! As @RazorbackFB alum, I know the hard work is worth it when you run thru the A! #arpx

Marty Seifert (R) @seifertmn

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Mark Dayton won't be at #Farmfest this year to defend his bad policies, but I'll be there Tuesday and Wednesday. Hope to see you there!

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