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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Rep. Tim Murphy (R) @RepTimMurphy

RT @JeremySWallace: Have #HIPAA laws become a hindrance to caring for the seriously mental ill? US @RepTimMurphy says yes. http://t.co/Vew3FBTB2t

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Kevin McCarthy (R) @GOPLeader

My prayers are w/ the family & colleagues of James Foley. ISIS has proven itself to be the purest form of evil and must confronted head on.

Bill Johnson (R) @RepBillJohnson

RT @SteveScalise: Toured a drilling site in southeast Ohio's Utica shale formation with my colleague @RepBillJohnson. #AmericanEnergy http://t.co/OsqV0kv7jx

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Brett Guthrie (R) @brettguthrie

MT @AmericaRising: McConnell To @AlisonForKY: Farm Bill Prob Not As Good As Lundergan Family Deal http://t.co/3gNoEIAtBu#kysen

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TimHuelskamp (R) @TimHuelskamp

I posted a new photo to Facebook http://t.co/qna7FZSIf8

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Andy Tobin (R) @Andy_Tobin

RT @USChamberAction: .@RobEngstrom: @Andy_Tobin "is the only candidate in this race who can draw a stark contrast with Kirkpatrick." http://t.co/AyvYQoiCCi #AZ01

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Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R) @SDGovDaugaard

I've started using Twitizer, that makes it easy and fun to share my experiences. See http://t.co/dZ21WK8ZK0 for more information.

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Gov. Robert Bentley (R) @GovernorBentley

@Matt_Kroschel I've heard about it for years, but have never tried it! I will be ordering more to share with my MGM friends. @BelleChevre

Barbara Comstock (R) @BarbaraComstock

RT @USChamberAction: We had a great time touring DuPont Fabros Technology in Ashburn earlier this week w/ @BarbaraComstock! #VA10 http://t.co/k86NqC72H7

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