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

The truth is we could have passed this deal to raise debt ceiling & fund government 16 days ago – averting a government #shutdown entirely.

Pedro Pierluisi (D) @pedropierluisi

"U.S. faces debt ceiling crash at stroke of midnight" - @CNN http://t.co/jaspPtoIKp

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Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

I am truly humbled by the editorial in today’s Chicago Defender outlining my first six months in office. It has... http://t.co/mDAkssbGCe

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Rep. Daniel Lipinski (D) @RepLipinski

This proposal offers the most workable solution to this crisis threatening our fragile economy... http://t.co/3dGvULMdLP

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Rep. Rick Larsen (D) @RepRickLarsen

@briand_mi. Who wants to ace Investment Banking Interviews & Financial Modeling? http://t.co/ywacSIlOsq #freecourses http://t.co/ywacSIlOsq

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Chris Van Hollen (D) @ChrisVanHollen

RT @PaulRyanPress: Tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. in Ohio Clock Corridor: Budget-conference press avail w/ @PRyan, @PattyMurray, @ChrisVanHollen and @SenatorSessions

Chris Van Hollen (D) @ChrisVanHollen

RT @PaulRyanPress: Tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. in Ohio Clock Corridor: Budget-conference press avail w/ @PRyan, @PattyMurray, @ChrisVanHollen and @SenatorSessions

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Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

The shutdown and debt ceiling crisis is coming to an end but we have much work to do to draft a budget that best... http://t.co/M2NPcL9gbn

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Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

The government is back in business. http://t.co/t8sWhsf3YV

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