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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Governor Christie (R) @GovChristie

cool pic. Surprised you got the door open! RT @soares_mkV: @GovChristie snow is still coming down here in Elizabeth. http://t.co/CnMcUvF8Ju

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Mark Warner (D) @MarkWarner

Just a matter of time: waiting for the @VA_GOP to claim this winter storm was caused by The Affordable Care Act. #Snowbamacare

Sean Duffy (R) @RepSeanDuffy

RT @Ghutsch: BOOM!!!! @RepSeanDuffy knocks it out of the park on F&F this morning!!! Keep fighting the good fight Sean!! #cutspending #sot

Sean Duffy (R) @RepSeanDuffy

RT @MCITLFrAphorism: God bless @RepSeanDuffy, Catholic husband and father, and wife with child number 7 on the way. #FaithandFamily

Governor Dan Malloy (D) @GovMalloyOffice

Gov. Malloy will hold his next news briefing w/ winter weather updates at 8AM tomorrow morning. #CTweather

Don Berwick (D) @berwickforMA

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Elevator stuck and no stairs? No problem. Greeting delegates in the cold outside the Cambridge Ward 11 caucus. http://t.co/NXHb3DPn2Z

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Lynn Jenkins (R) @RepLynnJenkins

Latest report shows youth health exchange enrollment figures are way below target. And now this: http://t.co/rYq7lAK0gB

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Chuck Hassebrook (D) @Vote4Chuck

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"Government of the people, by the people, for the people shall not perish from this earth." Happy Birthday, #AbrahamLincoln

Senator Hatch Office (R) @SenOrrinHatch

Rule proposed to stop IRS from not grant nonprofit, tax-exempt status to political groups is “affront to free speech” http://t.co/i2G0qrsCZc

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Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R) @lisamurkowski

The @Olympics are always so fun. I am getting excited to watch some @USOlympic men's hockey this afternoon between votes. #Sochi

Rep Phil Gingrey, MD (R) @RepPhilGingrey

Happy 105th Birthday Pres Lincoln. "Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power." #tcot

Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

RT @melissadderosa: Update to @NYGovCuomo schedule - red room presser at 11:45AM w live feed

Rep. Doug Lamborn (R) @RepDLamborn

LIVE at 9:05am MT this morning w/ @740KVOR @RANDALLONRADIO discussing vote yesterday to restore full COLA benefits to veterans

Steve Stivers (R) @RepSteveStivers

you're welcome, dc #lylas #bottomlessqueen RT Best Washington, D.C. Brunch Drink Specials http://t.co/tFtnr1QSqm via @drinkdc

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Peter Vivaldi (R) @vivaldicongress

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Yes but I need to follow up with him. Thank you

Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

Congratulations to @erinhamlin from Remsen, NY on her bronze medal win yesterday in Luge. #Sochi2014. #TeamUSA

Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

PLEASE RETWEET. A true fiscal conservative would not let the U.S. default on its credit obligations. #SendErintoCongress #FireKeithRothfus

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