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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G. K. Butterfield (D) @GKButterfield

Join me tomorrow from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm for a telephone town hall on Obamacare. I will discuss the process of... http://t.co/17rRZceEyM

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Linda T. Sánchez (D) @RepLindaSanchez

#EnoughAlready let us pass a clean CR and avoid this #GOPshutdown

Rep. Jim McGovern (D) @RepMcGovern

.@M0Hall0ran My Tweet deck is a BSOD Fractal right now. #nauseous

Mike Thompson (D) @RepThompson

Vote for conference is vote for shutdown. Pass the funding bill and get to work on balanced solution to long term budget issues #GOPShutdown

RepBThompson (D) @BennieGThompson

For the first time in 17 years we will experience a government shutdown. As a young congressional staffer who has... http://t.co/HxxNgXQyc9

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Rep. Rick Larsen (D) @RepRickLarsen

RT @LukeRussert: Asked Boehner what his message was to furloughed Federal employees and if he'd restore their pay: "we want to go to conference."

Colleen Hanabusa (D) @ColleenHanabusa

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RT @Quiksilver: Tune in to @ESPN @30for30 TONIGHT in US/Can at 8pm ET/5pm PT for the premiere of #Hawaiian The Legend of Eddie Aikau #EddieWouldGo

Mike Obermueller (D) @ObermuellerMike

http://t.co/hCbjVN5y6n launched this morning. I encourage you to take a look at the variety of affordable options.

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Barbara Lee (D) @BLeeForCongress

Check out http://t.co/lgttuM2Vtn & http://t.co/I0jd78OWF0 - #ThisIsObamacare / they're very popular so you might need to be patient.

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G. K. Butterfield (D) @GKButterfield

Today is the first day of open enrollment in the new health insurance marketplaces created by the Affordable Care... http://t.co/ypBCKj1RVV

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