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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Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

About to go live on #FoxQ13 morning show to talk veterans issues and current events http://t.co/f0hJgax8Un

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Jim McDermott (D) @RepJimMcDermott

Live on #FoxQ13 morning show talking veterans issues and current events http://t.co/Xt8WuQNhDh

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Ron Kind (D) @KindforCongress

The Foster Cheese Haus offers 100 cheese products from local dairies and 175 craft beer products. If that's not #MadeInTheUSA, then what is?

John Larson (D) @JohnLarsonCT

Fifty years ago today, the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was signed into law. My colleague and friend, Congressman... http://t.co/Eoohj0tMbC

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Michael Wager (D) @MichaelWager14

This week on twitter: 39 new followers, 26 new unfollowers and followed 108 people via http://t.co/LiGv7wKy0b

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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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