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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Senator Jon Tester (D) @SenatorTester

RT @EmilieRSaunders: @KathrynHaake You'll be asked to leave the floor, and potentially given passive-aggressive notes as I was.

Senator Jon Tester (D) @SenatorTester

RT @EmilieRSaunders: "Women should be sensitive to skirt lengths and necklines." #mtleg

Senator Jon Tester (D) @SenatorTester

RT @EmilieRSaunders: Shouldn't men be "sensitive" to tight pants and ugly ties? #mtleg

Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

@CDAlumni / On Monday President Obama will be sent this bill to await his signature . http://t.co/ispoQlVmQy

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

@NBATV @Sixers We deserved ! Great roll out today . http://t.co/xn8zqyZVwX

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Rep Robert Pittenger (R) @reppittenger

What I've heard about our new Secretary of Defense, Ashton Carter, has been good. http://t.co/8od3loYd4k

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Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

RT @StarTribune: Airport workers briefly shut down road to MSP during a minimum wage protest today: http://t.co/jEROt92JeK

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Rep Ed Perlmutter (D) @RepPerlmutter

RT @LockheedMartin: Minutes away from #Orion's splashdown in the Pacific. Our heat shield is designed to protect the spacecraft reentry https://t.co/NN2XEPSAV6

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

It was an honor to perform the wedding ceremony for the daughter of my General Counsel Brian Flowers this morning. http://t.co/z2q9fHVKJy

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Joyce Beatty (D) @RepBeatty

At yesterday's press conference organized by @chrismspina @FSCDems & @NancyPelosi we called for #TRIA reauthorization http://t.co/HTeoZC4YlB

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John Conyers (D) @repjohnconyers

RT @NAACP: We're stronger together. Demand systemic changes to policing in the United States: https://t.co/YpJT0oRDb5 #JourneyforJustice

Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

I'll be speaking about #Ferguson, #MichaelBrown, #EricGarner, and body-mounted cameras tonight at 5:30 w/ @seanhannity on @FoxNews.

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

Congress secures a $21M park spanning across three states, so ambitious @NatlParkService determined it to be infeasible. #SecretSanta

Bill Cassidy (R) @BillCassidy

This Saturday, put Louisiana first. Pledge your vote today at http://t.co/leBpqBl3dd. #VoteCassidy http://t.co/cgYPobg1FR

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Chuck Schumer (D) @SenSchumer

"@chiarasai: Turning #Celeb Shout-Outs Into Souvenirs on #Twitter http://t.co/Fr35WvFkgR…"

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