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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Lois Capps (D) @RepLoisCapps

I am extremely disappointed House leadership continued its efforts to force more oil drilling off our coast. That... http://t.co/CYqXVcCyO2

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Office of Sen. Kaine (D) @SenKaineOffice

Headed home to Richmond for the wkend & looking fwd to speaking at tmrw’s @lgbtdemsofva breakfast & #JJVA13. @Reply w/ your fun wkend plans

Richard Blumenthal (D) @SenBlumenthal

A proud day for @USCG and Capt. Joseph Vojvodich has he takes command overseeing the #LISound & #CT coast

Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D) @RepZoeLofgren

I just heard the news about marriages resuming when my flight from DC back to the Bay Area landed. This has been... http://t.co/TUrLVBou8k

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Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

I have introduced two gun bills in the House of Representatives. The first bill is H.R. 2464, The Improving Gun... http://t.co/mwqy2prPli

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Rep. Alan Grayson (D) @AlanGrayson

Ask Alan Anything, Vol. 3, @alangrayson explains how to work with “idiotic” Republicans. http://t.co/FgV7SdORkx http://t.co/UUF0M1u1WY

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Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D) @BillPascrell

Our hearts are heavy today as we mourn the devastating loss of the 19 firefighters in Arizona that selflessly put... http://t.co/bFELkh8Tuc

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Re-Elect Hank (D) @ReElectHank

I'm pleased to announce my office has surpassed $22 million in constituent services: http://t.co/mwt1pLTWw6 http://t.co/oV67aty8WN

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