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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ReElect Hank (D) @ReElectHank

"The purpose of our lives is to be happy." - Dalai Lama

Rep. Dan Kildee (D) @RepDanKildee

@Kevitar thanks Kevin. Good to hear from you.

Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

America lay in the depths of the Great Depression when President Franklin D. Roosevelt was sworn into office in... http://t.co/AKvbRVXvHJ

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ReElect Hank (D) @ReElectHank

I want to encourage all students in the 4th District to consider applying for the annu http://t.co/iaPx38AhGQ... http://t.co/2hM8UfimfD

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Mark Takano (D) @RepMarkTakano

RT @JonRSantiago: The Indiana Marriage Equality ban will not be on the 2014 ballot. However, it's better to prepare now rather than later for 2016.

Jim Langevin (D) @jimlangevin

Families have struggled too much and for too long #RaiseTheWage http://t.co/xsE3OogkrN

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Eliot Engel (D) @RepEliotEngel

RT @AAUWPolicy: Happy birthday @RepEliotEngel from @AAUW & our members in #NY!

Rep. Jared Polis (D) @RepJaredPolis

Just bought my tickets to @emanc at the Tally Ho Tuesday Feb 18th! #TallyHoTheatre http://t.co/Jw1Uc1F0rC

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Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D) @SenatorBaldwin

PHOTO: Tammy visited Domtar's paper mill in Rothschild to talk about its role in a #MadeInWi economy. http://t.co/4Xb1lAEBwF

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