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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Steve Beshear (D) @GovSteveBeshear

Governor of Kentucky Weekly Update Update

Barbara Buono (D) @BarbaraBuono

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On a Friday @ 6 pm @GovChristie vetoed 3 bills designed to prevent gun violence & keep our children safe. Time for a change.

Jim Graves (D) @Graves4Congress

RT @tcdailyplanet: Minneapolis mayoral candidate Betsy Hodges wants Minneapolis residents to be "militantly immodest" http://t.co/pY6DABg9kh

Niki Tsongas (D) @nikiinthehouse

Did a comma start a fight between #Kerouac and #Burroughs? Find out here! http://t.co/5udEeB0qlA

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Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

Todos a apoyar a nuestra Mónica - #PicaPower!!

Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

Todos a apoyar a nuestra Mónica en el New Haven Open - #PicaPower!!

Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

Great Story ,a part of the history of a Great People .Thanks Lee Daniels ! @LeeDanielsTheButler@Oprah@ForestWhitaker

Sean Eldridge (D) @SeanEldridge

Had a great time at the Chatham Dems brunch this morning http://t.co/OeGfuVzNEo

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Rep. Bobby Scott (D) @repbobbyscott

RT @samsteinhp: Guys, don't worry, it was only 57k children, not 70k who were dropped from Head Start because of sequestration http://t.co/9OzrwyFOt6

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