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

Lockdown has been lifted on Capitol Hill. I checked in with my staff and all are fine.

RepBThompson (D) @BennieGThompson

Thanks everyone for the concern, I am fine as well as everyone who works for Congressman Bennie G. Thompson.... http://t.co/udPe0p3Tpb

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Chris Van Hollen (D) @ChrisVanHollen

All staff safe & acctd for. Thanks to Cap Police for keeping us safe every day & for continuing to do so, even while your pay is suspended.

Ro Khanna (D) @RoKhannaUSA

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Join me in calling on @RepMikeHonda to suspend his pension & paycheck until Congress restarts the government. #CA17 http://t.co/uGxT7ZgBwU

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elisabeth jensen (D) @JensenElis

ICYMI - On the 1st, I called on Congress to come to an agreement to end the government shutdown. Today, you can... http://t.co/Y5scwfiLr5

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

RT @RTDSchapiro: #vagov A look at #Va guv credited w/ right-to-work law: Bill Tuck -- Old South-style D, right down to the bourbon http://t.co/OLupVGJMHV

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Rep. Henry Cuellar (D) @RepCuellar

Why U.S. Health Care Is Obscenely Expensive, In 12 Charts http://t.co/9I57oEMe89 via @HuffPostBiz

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G. K. Butterfield (D) @GKButterfield

This week I repeatedly urged Republicans to end the government shutdown and work with Democrats to help the... http://t.co/N7TcRyOM8y

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