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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Adam Schiff (D) @RepAdamSchiff

I'll be talking with @GStephanopoulos on @ABCThisWeek on Sunday about latest in national security, #Syria and #NSA. http://t.co/Fn8UCVShUq

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Rep. Jared Huffman (D) @RepHuffman

Today is one year since #Aurora, and the House still hasn't taken action to prevent gun violence.

Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

Will be on Al Punto with Congresswoman Iliana Ros on Sunday. http://t.co/FAyA6B4nGz

Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

B-fast at Cracker Barrel with Councilman Maldonado. http://t.co/V8uipsRxAt

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Joe Garcia (D) @JoeGarcia

Helen is now a believer in Robert is Here! http://t.co/M5CYbKuC4U

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John Lewis (D) @repjohnlewis

@kateleth @thatrobin wish you could have cat-sit our little dude this weekend! he was lonely

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