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. Rick Larsen (D) @RepRickLarsen

@zbyronwolf A senator would never be dragged onto the floor to vote? Happened in '88: http://t.co/vtPPAtnN9N

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Governor Pat Quinn (D) @GovernorQuinn

RT @amberillinois: ACTIVE #AmberAlert 1736 GOOD PARK RIDGE VIC:DRAKE WHITKER MALE WHITE FIVE YEAR OLD 3 FEET 6 http://t.co/wvMCnuG3XQ #amberIL

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

RT @AutismMN: AuSM appreciates the great conversations about ASD issues w/ staff from MN congressmen @USRepRickNolan @repjohnkline & Rep Collin Peterson

Deval Patrick (D) @DevalPatrick

2/3 of MA residents stand behind criminal justice reform. So does @MassGovernor Deval Patrick. http://t.co/twQ0D9A6gI #MassIncCJReform

Anthony G. Brown (D) @BrownforMD

The Cost Of Doug Gansler's Corporate Tax Giveaway http://t.co/7852CyJ9Kp

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Senator Mazie Hirono (D) @maziehirono

Heartfelt mahalo @DeptVetAffairs/ @IHSHawaii for coming together to provide transitional housing for our vets in need http://t.co/dHqECiPqJj

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Governor Pat Quinn (D) @GovernorQuinn

Meeting with @BarackObama at the @WhiteHouse to discuss key issues from raising the #minimumwage to job training & #earlychildhoodeducation

Braley for Iowa (D) @TeamBraley

Bruce is proud to have Sen. Harkin's support & will continue his fight for the middle class. http://t.co/xlJlZrjJsD http://t.co/fivnDu42XK

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