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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Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

RT @RepRobinKelly: At 24 feet tall, this gold landmark is a replica originally built for the Columbian Exposition #12DoD http://t.co/QEihIaD88E

Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

RT @RepRobinKelly: In 1960, this beach was the site of ‘wade ins’, which protested the segregation of Chicago beaches #12DoD http://t.co/XJTOqbVMSW

Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

RT @RepRobinKelly: In 2003 this town had a meteor explode over it, showering this city with fragments now on display at the Chicago Field Museum #12DoD...

Robin Kelly (D) @Robin42CD

RT @RepRobinKelly: During the Cold War, this location was home to part of the Nike Hercules missile defense system #12DoD http://t.co/Lvd7ezuIJq

John Hickenlooper (D) @hickforco

Indeed! "People moving in and out is good for the state because it brings a fresh supply of new minds." http://t.co/aXBhbSEbve

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U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan (D) @USRepRickNolan

Congrats to @paulthissen & @tombakk -getting national attention in the Washington Post for their great work: http://t.co/SwPQgtuZYt

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Governor Chafee (D) @LincolnChafee

RT @RhodeIslandEMA: #WinterDrivingTips: Keep emergency supplies in your car such as: water, food, flashlight, shovel, first aid kit etc. http://t.co/p6yxnQuIWo

Grace Meng (D) @RepGraceMeng

At the Sino-American Friendship Association #NewYearsEve Opening Ceremony in #NYC! http://t.co/2lbYIQVwbh

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Brad Schneider (D) @Schneider4IL10

Number crunching for the past week - 54 new followers and 15 unfollowers. Stats via http://t.co/0BnR1Ncn07

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