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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Rep. Keith Ellison (D) @keithellison

RT @bvonahsen: @keithellison Thanks for your reply. I don't know, not an expert but is it a good idea to allow states to determine how sound an inst. is?

Al McAffrey (D) @AlMcAffrey

I'm so honored by former candidate Leona Leonard's endorsement & her faith in me to represent #Oklahoma http://t.co/qMmcosALQT #okgov #Im4AL

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Colleen Hanabusa (D) @ColleenHanabusa

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RT @MayorKirkHNL: Mayor Caldwell sounds the "all clear;" announces tropical storm warning officially lifted. #Iselle @Oahu_DEM

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Michael Cole (D) @MKCforCongress

Babin and Boehner would rather fiddle while America burnt. http://t.co/wRvfEIlz7w

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Michael Cole (D) @MKCforCongress

While Boehner and Babin fiddles, America burns http://t.co/isKROaNv2U

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tammyduckworth (D) @tammyduckworth

At the @Cubs game. We're down by 4 in the 6th but it's still a beautiful day for baseball!

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