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. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

RT @SEIU: .@keithellison: We must support workers who are organizing & GOTV to make real change for working families #CBCFALC14 http://t.co/JyKDIpjyqJ

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Michael McKenna (D) @Mike_McKenna1

@Ganjaseur we can't stop if we don't know where you live.

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Jeff Merkley (D) @JeffMerkley

I got 100%!!!! Take our quiz: Monica Wehby vs. Jeff Merkley in the news http://t.co/3cuZFMuNGg #orsen

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Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

How I did on Twitter this week: 34 New Followers, 103 Mentions, 2.45M Mention Reach. How'd your week go? via http://t.co/z1acpoUc05

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Mike Michaud (D) @Michaud2014

LePage makes list of "5 Awful GOP Governors Who Need to Go" - http://t.co/ggDLTpFFiw #mepolitics

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Mike Michaud (D) @Michaud2014

LePage makes list of "5 Awful GOP Governors Who Need to Go" - http://t.co/XhJEVWvAks #mepolitics

Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

RT @brfreed: Gray: "We believe cameras have a role to help prevent and solve crimes and we have been working on this before the events in Ferguson, Mo."

US Rep Kathy Castor (D) @USRepKCastor

RT @CAFEngagement: Hypocrisy and The Right to Travel to Cuba http://t.co/E8lDN7maWo

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Tom Corbett (R) @CorbettforGov

.@GovernorCorbett kept his promise to reduce wasteful, discretionary spending. #pagov http://t.co/DxVaZgzfQ5

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Martha Robertson (D) @MarthaforNY

It was a pleasure speaking at the #NY23 Tompkins County Democratic Party Picnic yesterday! http://t.co/TYbSNcBTwM

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Martha Robertson (D) @MarthaforNY

It was a pleasure speaking at the #NY23 Tompkins County Democratic Party Picnic yesterday! http://t.co/O2guz5fsoV

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Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

Tonight: 545pm PDT / 845pm EDT - I will be discussing #syriaairstrikes against #ISIS w @chrislhayes on @msnbc @allinwithchris Please tune in

Ken Calvert (R) @TeamCalvert

RT @posglen: 10 Key data points from NBC/WSJ poll by on the @POStqia blog. http://t.co/GZXLht2Srf

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CathyMcMorrisRodgers (R) @TeamCMR

RT @TheYankeeCandle: Today is National Voter Registration Day! RT #CelebrateNVRD and register to vote today: http://t.co/3KJvxUM4Qy http://t.co/IcUkDYqLhP

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Lee Zeldin (R) @leezeldin

RT if you want a new direction for America and you are ready to #TermLimitTim! http://t.co/mUiJRgC22s

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Tim Ryan (D) @TimRyan

I applaud @samhsagov & @HHSGov for directing $99 Million to improve mental health services. Our nations mental health should be top priority

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