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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Bob Kerrey (D) @kerreybob

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RT @Brianellner: Bob Kerrey @KerreyBob genius #guncontrol ad from 1994 Senate race: http://youtu.4be/Mwjo_MNdRT0 via @youtube

Frederica Wilson (D) @RepWilson

My sympathies to all affected by the violent act in Newtown, Connecticut. There are no words to describe this heartbreaking tragedy.

Rep. Scott Rigell (R) @RepScottRigell

I'll be on Fox Business with Neil Cavuto at 5:50 pm. Please tune in.

John Carney (D) @John_Carney

no way to explain senseless violence perpetrated on young children & their teachers. As a father I cannot imagine the pain of their families

Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

My condolences to the families and loved ones impacted by today's horrific shooting in CT.

Elizabeth Esty (D) @Elizabeth_Esty

As a mother, I can only begin to imagine what the students, parents, teachers and staff of Sandy Hook must be... http://t.co/KHsFF2j4

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Bernie Sanders (I) @SenSanders

1pmET today: Sen. Sanders will be on the radio talking with @WeGotEd about the so-called #FiscalCliff. Listen here: http://t.co/tVMExJWX

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John McCain (R) @SenJohnMcCain

Great to be joined by former Colombian President @AlvaroUribeVel tonight in #Phoenix http://t.co/bQ5UmVoG

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Dennis Kucinich (D) @Dennis_Kucinich

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@tc99mman @dejrabel -- really...?

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D) @SenatorShaheen

This is unacceptable. Gay and lesbian servicemembers shouldn't be discriminated against b/c of their sexual orientation http://t.co/wmpqAecc

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Sean Bielat (R) @SeanBielat

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RT @RyanERodgers: At the @SeanBielat rally in Mansfield. #mapoli #ma4 http://t.co/03f9zOqX

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Governor Walker (R) @GovWalker

On AM 920 The Wolf w/Gregory John at 7:00am. This is wear the frosted pecans for the holdays all started a decade ago.

RepScottPerry (R) @RepScottPerry

RT @pennlive: Earth survives to 12/12/12, a day after asteroid passes closer than moon http://t.co/vlj0eEaE

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Corrine Brown (D) @RepCorrineBrown

Extending middle class tax cuts is idea both parties support, but GOP is protecting wealthiest. #DoTheRightThing http://t.co/ALjI5WHw

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Olympia Snowe (R) @OlympiasList

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@GTSchutz thank you!!

Tim Scott (R) @votetimscott

RT @Benefitfocus: Our CEO @shawn_a_jenkins with Gov @nikkihaley, Mayor Riley & Mason Holland in the new Design + Engineering building http://t.co/No4eOJMt

Niki Tsongas (D) @nikiinthehouse

@AmnestyOnline I’m speaking in support @SenBobCasey amendment around 5pm, Afghan women must have seat at the table http://t.co/lthqwlgD

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Niki Tsongas (D) @nikiinthehouse

I’m speaking around 5pm urging colleagues to support protections for Afghan women & @SenBobCasey’s amendment http://t.co/lthqwlgD

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Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

@GroverNorquist, you'll be missed at today's important @PoliticoPro tax discussion. #p2012

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D) @RepHansenClarke

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I'm flying to DC today with President Obama. I will ask him for help in solving Detroit's financial crisis. I won't give up or lose hope!

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