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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Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

The effort to block the SNAP funding cuts was a success! The Farm Bill, which included more than $20 billion in... http://t.co/qdU608bzlR

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Suzanne Bonamici (D) @RepBonamici

I’m proud to join more than 70 Members of Congress in supporting the @NOH8Campaign against discrimination! #NOH8 #NOH8ontheHill

Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

On Thursday, The House voted 195 to 234 as to defeating H.R. 1947, the Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk... http://t.co/C3c0cy75zC

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Peter Shumlin (D) @GovPeterShumlin

Uh oh, these things always backfire. #gohawks MT @HuffPostChicago: Are u as confident in @NHLBlackhawks as THIS guy? http://t.co/18WroHbXTv

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Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

Check out the relaunched http://t.co/vJNhjuicLo website to learn more about the Affordable Care Act's new health... http://t.co/uKKl7SlSgi

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Rep. Eric Swalwell (D) @RepSwalwell

No, this is not a story from @TheOnion -- this is a @GOP member who believes rape kits prevent pregnancy. http://t.co/wg86ABp6fp

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Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

RT @lukehellier: .@reperikpaulsen & @keithellison chatting with employees at Target Corp in Minneapolis http://t.co/JCuK9nRiI1

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John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

RT @RepRonBarber: Reason #7 why Congress must act to prevent student loans from doubling: nearly 12 million Americans attend college on student loans annually

Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

In recognition of LGBT Pride Month, I am proud to stand with NOH8 in Congress as we await Supreme Court rulings... http://t.co/3E1hC5Fx1F

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John Kitzhaber (D) @GovKitz

HB 2013 is key better connect early learning with health care, child care, and kindergarten readiness http://t.co/M8dmgXYeYl

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