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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Elise Stefanik (R) @EliseStefanik

RT @rscollin: @EliseStefanik clarifies (again) her position on Social Security. Protect benefits for future generations. #NY21 http://t.co/gUeLqmid23

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CathyMcMorrisRodgers (R) @cathymcmorris

The more people learn about #Obamacare, the less they like. http://t.co/PgH571iLP8

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Dr. Monica Wehby (R) @MonicaForOregon

Enjoyed breakfast with the Deschutes County Republican Party. Great way to kick off the day in Bend! #ORSen http://t.co/GgSh5x5jpv

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Sen. Tom Coburn M.D. (R) @TomCoburn

Oklahoma’s 40 federally funded job training programs cost $164 annually. Ironically, most people don’t even know they exist. #WasteWednesday

Governor Nathan Deal (R) @GovernorDeal

Clayton Co.’s Hearts to Nourish Hope helps students achieve their academic, carer goals. Enjoyed seeing them at work. http://t.co/rCpvZ076oW

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Tom Foley (R) @TomFoleyCT

"We have one of the worst job recovery rates in the country." -- Time for a change in direction with smarter policies. #norwalk #ctgov

Tom Foley (R) @TomFoleyCT

"We have so many things going for us, yet we have leadership taking us in the #wrongdirection." Time for a course change! #norwalk #ctgov

Tom Foley (R) @TomFoleyCT

"We have anemic job and economic growth b/c of antibusiness policies." -- Time to change direction w/ smarter policies. #norwalk #ctgov

Tom Foley (R) @TomFoleyCT

We need to get control of spending, reduce taxes, and make CT more business friendly. #priorities #norwalk #ctgov

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