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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Michael Cole (D) @MKCforCongress

@VoteThmOut2014 will find out after May primary.

Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

“... if you look at most of our problems, they’re decades and decades in the making, administration after... http://t.co/k623zs77yf

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

Erin McClelland on our broken political system: “Nobody holds them accountable for having solutions anymore.... http://t.co/h4HHv514Ut

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John Hickenlooper (D) @hickforco

"If making money were a function of analysis, the whole world would be run by 28-year-old M.B.A.s. But it isn’t." http://t.co/6TdfccmYQH

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Congressman Tim Ryan (D) @RepTimRyan

Great to meet with Niles JFK 8th graders last week at the Capitol http://t.co/SMgDakWktj

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Senator Joe Manchin (D) @Sen_JoeManchin

RT @HonJohnBaird: Met with Senators @Sen_JoeManchin and @RoyBlunt this morning to discuss the importance of Keystone XL #EnergyPartners http://t.co/sdXGDkkdF1

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