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. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

Pleased that Hennepin Cty has withdrawn its application to increase waste burning. Focus should be on composting and recycling

Kyrsten Sinema (D) @RepSinema

Congrats to #AZ09’s Rudy Ruiz, he’s receiving the U.S. Asst. Atty General's Award for Exceptional Service http://t.co/VUxAV8CrHd

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Neil Abercrombie (D) @neilabercrombie

Photo: Kung Hei Fat Choy. Wishing everyone good health and prosperity in the year of the horse. http://t.co/RL4sN1uGm2

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Jackie Speier (D) @RepSpeier

Visited an anti-traffcking training for hotel workers from San Mateo and Foster City today. It's happening right here in our communities.

Bellows for Senate (D) @Bellows4Senate

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RT @CollinsWatch: Bellows outraising Collins more remarkable given small dollar slant; didn't just tap circle of big $ folks who are now maxed out #mepolitics

Rep. Mike Honda (D) @RepMikeHonda

Celebrated India's Republic Day w/@RepBera, Mayor Jose Estevez, Consulate General of India Pushottam Bhatnagar & more http://t.co/81UFdbnYwU

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Vincent C. Gray (D) @mayorvincegray

RT @AlexanderMPadro: At Chinese New Year luncheon with @mayorvincegray at Ming's Restaurant. Heading to parade next. http://t.co/xROsJnthW9

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Rep. Mike Honda (D) @RepMikeHonda

Ahead of schedule & under budget, I toured the BART #CA17 Barryessa extension, for which I secured $150 million http://t.co/0iSH8dibre

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