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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Elijah E. Cummings (D) @RepCummings

RT @Gregg_Bernstein: Attended Drug Court graduation today with @RepCummings who told graduates they were "changing their trajectory" http://t.co/wlbUZG2GFc

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Rep. Marc Veasey (D) @RepVeasey

In honor of #ImmigrantHeritageMonth my staff is sharing their stories. Raad about our intern, Chinwe Obi's story: http://t.co/Ijh4zELf8o

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Jared Polis (D) @jaredpolis

#Iraq #Bushwar Countries, like eggs, are easier to break than they are to put back together again. I hope we learn from #iraqfail

Shayan For Congress (D) @shayan4congress

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Happy Fathers Day / Feliz dia de los perros to all the fathers out there, straight or gay #TeamShayan #ShayanForCongress #FEARLESS

Andrew Romanoff (D) @andrewromanoff

Our entry & the rest of the flock after the race. No sign of the opposition; already a lame duck? http://t.co/UyfBwcD1Db

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Bobby Scott (D) @BobbyScott4VA3

RT @marcylauren: Eric Cantor's campaign manager has a lot of excuses for blowing his job http://t.co/0WfHuYlExc via @dailykos

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Michael Wager (D) @MichaelWager14

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This week on twitter: 70 new followers, 28 new unfollowers and followed 555 people via http://t.co/2qiV9C4msG

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GeorgeDemos4Congress (R) @Demos4Congress

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Eric Cantor fundraising for my opponent today in Long Island. Say NO to Cantor and RINO Lee Zeldin. #tcot #teaparty

Mark Meadows (R) @RepMarkMeadows

RT @netanyahu: Whoever hoped that the Palestinian unity between Fatah and Hamas would moderate Hamas is mistaken.

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Braley for Iowa (D) @TeamBraley

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Retweet if you agree—Joni Ernst's Koch Brothers-backed agenda is #WrongForIowa: http://t.co/rMTbWP2aDy http://t.co/mkMXLFnAII

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Rangel 4 Congress (D) @Rangel4Congress

@Lis_Smith Where was @Sen_A_Espaillat when @cbrangel (1st legislator) visited Occupy Wall Street? http://t.co/zM6D167BVO @Azi

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Rangel 4 Congress (D) @Rangel4Congress

@Lis_Smith @Azi Not just a stop: @cbrangel has been champion of the 99%. And when he talks, people listen. http://t.co/MZ6mWJ0Csr

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Rangel 4 Congress (D) @Rangel4Congress

@JesseCampoamor @Lis_Smith @Azi Don't be #shortsighted @cbrangel has always fought for the people PS Laws are complicated

Rangel 4 Congress (D) @Rangel4Congress

@Lis_Smith @Azi wonder that you will still be talking

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