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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Elisabeth Jensen (D) @JensenElis

Too angry to sleep. Corporations are not people. What's next? #badprecident

Erin McClelland (D) @ErinforPA

FROM CAMPAIGN MANAGER ADAM STOKES: Thanks to those of you who've stepped up, we're closer than ever to meeting... http://t.co/afThzVXRM2

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Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

Don't forget tonight's Town Hall is in the El Paso Community Foundation Room. Details below. RT if you will be there!https://t.co/MsDu0yfIan

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Frederica Wilson (D) @RepWilson

RT @AshakaSaleh: Nigeria's biggest criminal is the SILENT MAJORITY.they think,it will not happen 2them.but 1day they will also b a victim. #BringBackOurGirls

Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D) @RepBetoORourke

I inspected the grounds of Fort Bliss National Cemetery this morning to look at ongoing beautification efforts. http://t.co/vCYznvzCmr

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MurielBowser (D) @MurielBowser

I invite you to walk DC’s Ward 3 neighborhood with me this Thursday, July 3rd! Meet us at 3 pm on MacArthur Blvd and 47th Pl. NW. #DCision14

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John Garamendi (D) @RepGaramendi

~700,000 Americans receive pink slips unless Congress passes a #Transportation bill #RebuildAmerica http://t.co/ddmIxL7iQC

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