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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Gwen Graham (D) @GwenForCongress

RT @guycecil: The one thing that everyone can agree on tonight: the Cantor loss now looks even more embarrassing for Cantor

Doug Gansler (D) @DougGansler

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I want to thank @ltgovbrown on his victory tonight and I want to thank @heathermizeur for bringing progressive values to the discussion.

Mike Michaud (D) @Michaud2014

LePage insults seniors by claiming #socialsecurity and #medicaid are welfare. http://t.co/kL792hIKFy #mepolitics

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Janice Hahn (D) @Rep_JaniceHahn

Just met Marta Gabre-Tsadick, co-founder and CEO of @ProjectMercy-- an org focused on famine relief in #Ethiopia http://t.co/Lfo8id7TVg

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Rep Ed Perlmutter (D) @RepPerlmutter

See who I met with today @ http://t.co/4sqf743s9q. Be sure to "like" my Facebook page for more photos of my activities in DC & CO.

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Chaka Fattah (D) @chakafattah

@BarackObama can use discovery process in the @SpeakerBoehner lawsuit thru dispositions to bring out truth of GOP's obstruction efforts.

U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan (D) @repmarkpocan

RT @kpcckitty: Team Sanchez (Linda) at the Congressional baseball game http://t.co/C0nLhv7yyX

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Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

We have a MAJOR fundraising deadline coming up fast... This district is sick of the gridlock and extremism. It's... http://t.co/41OOdH2onZ

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Jay Rockefeller (D) @SenRockefeller

Looking forward to the AFL-CIO conference in Charleston and joining my friends to discuss our mission of fighting for WV jobs.

Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

Strong finish, #USMNT showing it can hang with any team out there. Can’t wait for next week! #WorldCup #LetsDoThis

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