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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Jim Langevin (D) @jimlangevin

Great to be here at the 14th Extraordinary Woman Award Dinner & International Woman's Day celebration @HasbroChildrens @HasbroNews #IWD2014

Nan Rich (D) @senatornanrich

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We need to invest in public education. The last 3 years not one dime of PICO dollars went to funding pubic education. http://t.co/DUPFbI5BFW

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Brian Schatz (D) @brianschatz

MT @HuffPostLive: LIVE now! @brianschatz on climate change and what he hopes to accomplish in tonight's all-nighter: http://t.co/RZAEDO1WkX

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

RT @phillynews: City Council committee passes bill that would end mandatory custodial arrests for possessing small amounts of pot: http://t.co/J4nalxS6La

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ReElect Hank (D) @ReElectHank

"This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple ...

Jim Moran (D) @Jim_Moran

Today is the last day to enroll in the White House Easter Egg Roll ticket lottery - http://t.co/IYFoG5XbuF

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The White House (D) @WhiteHouse

RT @johnpodesta: I'm now tweeting in my role as Counselor to the President. For updates from inside the White House, follow me @podesta44

Emily Cain (D) @CainforCongress

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RT @tappthat17: Very inspired to support @CainforCongress after meeting her today. Not just a vote for women but a voice for women. #wcf #cainforcongress

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