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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John Dingell (D) @john_dingell

Lining up for the Gross Ile Parade with my friends at the Nature & Land Conservancy. Such a beautiful day. http://t.co/xmB0YAN3CC

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Bellows for Senate (D) @Bellows4Senate

Shenna is being introduced by Tom Reynolds, a former Susan Collins voter. "I can't support her anymore," he says. #MESenSC

Bellows for Senate (D) @Bellows4Senate

HUGE applause for Shenna Bellows as she takes the stage! #MESenSC

Kyrsten Sinema (D) @kyrstensinema

@scottsbear I don't get to decide who the TV stations call to interview :-)

Al Franken (D) @alfranken

.@alfranken: "Minnesota families have a bottom line...protecting their bottom line, that's my job." #mndfl

Adriano Espaillat (D) @EspaillatNY

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RT @Lis_Smith: HUGE! @EspaillatNY on @WorkingFamilies endorsement: "Together I know we can bring change & Opportunity for All to the District.” #NY13

Rep. Stephen Lynch (D) @RepStephenLynch

Great to hear that Bo Bergdahl has been released from captivity in Afgh/Pak. (1/2)

Rep. Stephen Lynch (D) @RepStephenLynch

Warmest regards to his family with gratitude for his/their service and sacrifice. (2/2)

Cargas for Congress (D) @Cargas7

Boehner: $12.3B water bill proof GOP kept anti-earmark promise http://t.co/X90pWpdDpN Anti-Gov TP: Bipartisan infrastructure spend good 4 US

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Rep. Joe Crowley (D) @repjoecrowley

RT @FranciscoPMoya: Standing with @repjoecrowley and our district leader candidates Yanna Henriquez and Ari Espinal at #QueensPride http://t.co/IYwG32qe8h

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