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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Scott Peters (D) @ScottPetersSD

RT @RuthMarcus: Would John Roberts ride again to Obamacare's rescue? Don't count on it. http://t.co/o2Sr8bTyek

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MurielBowser (D) @MurielBowser

Good Morning Silver line. Proud to represent us at the opening activities for the new Metro extension. http://t.co/ufcimutpoe

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Governor Mark Dayton (D) @GovMarkDayton

Governor Dayton celebrates Civic Saturday by reading to kids and their families at the Minnesota Children's Museum http://t.co/uaPKFkBpqY

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Rep. Dan Kildee (D) @RepDanKildee

Tell the #DoNothingGOP -- get to work putting the #MiddleClassFirst instead of taking an undeserved five-week recess! http://t.co/k3nwXXoP0a

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Senator Dick Durbin (D) @SenatorDurbin

Spoke at the @JusticeDotOrg national conference today in Baltimore about equal justice & fairness in the legal system

Ron Wyden (D) @RonWyden

.@pural_truth’s @nytopinion post highlighting the “backdoor-search loophole” problem: http://t.co/qPSdSOhrGd

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Braley for Iowa (D) @TeamBraley

Seldon from Huxley, has seen first hand how important SS & Medicare are for seniors: http://t.co/IXvfR6JloY #IAsen http://t.co/CrWzyYLc2V

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Joyce Beatty (D) @RepBeatty

After the House finished voting, @TulsiPress stopped by #BeattyTeleTownHall to Aloha to my constituents. http://t.co/Acx5orZYqU

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