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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Dick Durbin (D) @DickDurbin

Chicago Sun-Times: Durbin To Senate: After Chicago shootings, try after on gun curbs http://t.co/ZWD8drlFaS #DurbinNews

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Rep. Bobby Scott (D) @repbobbyscott

Had a great meeting w/ Richmond International Speedway Pres. Dennis Bickmeier @RIRPrez @RIRInsider http://t.co/DsQVuiwcIb

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Jackie Speier (D) @RepSpeier

If my German father was alive to watch yesterday's #WorldCup match - he'd be going nuts now waiting for next victim! http://t.co/IQThuz73tK

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Congressman Sam Farr (D) @RepSamFarr

Join me for a live Telephone Town Hall at 6:30 pm tonight. Central Coast residents can join by calling 877-229-8493 with the code 19073

Jackie Speier (D) @RepSpeier

If my German father was alive to watch yesterday's #WorldCup match - he'd be going nuts now waiting for next victim! http://t.co/UcmtCACtNp

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Neil Abercrombie (D) @neilabercrombie

Governor Signs 229 Bills, Continuing a Year of Progress http://t.co/rRr6VfwuAx #HIGov #HINews

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Anthony G. Brown (D) @BrownforMD

RT @DLoesch: What? @andrewbrenner Saw u ONCE at a rally. Does NOT give you right to look up our # call and yell about Twitter discussion! INAPPROPRIATE

Braley for Iowa (D) @TeamBraley

RT @rcowell14: Some of our most dedicated volunteers are excited to make calls for @TeamBraley tonight! #ibackbruce #iasen http://t.co/HzJm3LjGzT

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Al McAffrey (D) @AlMcAffrey

Great turnout so far! We're here tip 8. Come by, say hi, grab a cookie & learn how you can help our campaign. #Im4AL http://t.co/SDHKTviwvY

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