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

Today I signed a letter for @SpeakerBoehner regarding the need to #RenewUI for our 200k+ #veterans who have bravely served our country

Jim Langevin (D) @jimlangevin

What an inspiration to hear the @DalaiLama speak this morning! I so admire his vision of peace and human kindness

Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

RT @cascamike: reps. @keithellison and @USRepRickNolan in today's @StribOpinion: let's avoid nafta's mistakes with tpp: http://t.co/lhiKvIDrug

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

Leadership is about solving problems, not just pointing fingers. Unfortunately, playing the blame game is the... http://t.co/QUwTPHKj0A

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Mike Michaud (D) @RepMikeMichaud

No one in the workplace should be discriminated against because of who they are or who they love: http://t.co/grEfLWYDgr #mepolitics

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

RT @melissadderosa: The arrows are pointing in the right direction: unemployment rate dropped to 6.8% today while Buffalo's S & P bond rating went up!

Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

RT @melissadderosa: great day 4 NY-post decades of decline, progress in Buffalo validated by S&Ps upgrade while NYs unemployment rate dropped 2 lowest since '08

Kyrsten Sinema (D) @RepSinema

RT @w0ng: omg omg omg cc: @RepSinema RT @DavidLujan: Matt's Big Breakfast opening in terminal 4. Nice! http://t.co/Qi8H3KyVwN

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Deval Patrick (D) @MassGovernor

$4M investment in Reggie Lewis will help @SeeRCC continue its service as a vital resource to the Roxbury community. http://t.co/y0t3GhfBbP

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Governor Dan Malloy (D) @GovMalloyOffice

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