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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Eleanor H. Norton (D) @EleanorNorton

Republican meddling in DC affairs learns DC doesn't take bullying laying down - Hits Harris where he lives in Ocean City. #BoycottOceanCity

Kevin Strouse (D) @StrouseForPA

RT @patrickhuss: @StrouseForPA Not to mention why he refuses to meet with us.

Jennifer Garrison (D) @GarrisonForOhio

Harrison County Sheriff Joe Myers was nice enough to show me around their county fair last night. #MakeLifeBetter http://t.co/HSwu4NOVos

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Senator Jeff Merkley (D) @SenJeffMerkley

Today is the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act. RT to celebrate equality & justice for all! #CR50 http://t.co/pS9bnW9Pq5

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Jennifer Garrison (D) @GarrisonForOhio

RT @AFSCME: White House statement on #HarrisvQuinn - "Collective bargaining is a fundamental right" http://t.co/GjnqUjkl2C #1u #HvQ

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Kyrsten Sinema (D) @RepSinema

Two flat tires couldn't stop our cool, overcast ride this am! w/ @kennedydana Happy Birthday #USA

Rep. Jim Costa (D) @RepJimCosta

To all who have sacrificed for our nation, thank you!! Happy Independence Day! #4thofJuly http://t.co/L7y3pQ6lE6

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Louise Slaughter (D) @louiseslaughter

RT @Forbes: "Too many people spend money they don't have, to buy things they don't want, to impress people they don't like." http://t.co/TJNRUvE9A0

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Roy Cho (D) @RoyCho5

@Murph111Bay @BergenCLC @NJEA @occupybergen current form. At an event w my supporters which is why I couldn't response w/in 1 hour

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