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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Rep. Joe Garcia (D) @RepJoeGarcia

@politico He did say "next time this happens"

Office of Sen. Kaine (D) @SenKaineOffice

RT @timkaine: Honored to be appointed to conference committee that will work to resolve diff b/t House, Senate budgets. Willingness to compromise is key.

Rep. Eric Swalwell (D) @RepSwalwell

Rest in Peace, House colleague, Bill Young of Florida.

Rep. Dan Kildee (D) @RepDanKildee

RIP to my colleague, Rep. Bill Young. My thoughts are prayers are with his family & the Floridians he represented for decades in the House.

John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

Public servants, such as Special Agent Mumper who works on felony fraud cases, went back to work today http://t.co/6mgk0KxyB1 #shutdown

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John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

Public servants, such as Special Agent Mumper who works on felony fraud cases, went back to work today http://t.co/OmYmNGi8Oj #shutdown

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John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

Public servants, such as Special Agent Mumper who works on felony fraud cases, went back to work today http://t.co/NOnUk9LmS3 #shutdown

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Bill Keating (D) @USRepKeating

RT @hammerjacko: Celebrating 40 years of advocacy on behalf of victims of DV by the Women's Center of #NewBedford

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

Speaking live w/ @News8NewsTalk live from Southeast. Tune in to @NewsChannel8.

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