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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Shayan For Congress (D) @shayan4congress

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I pray for the family of James Foley. This is not Islam, this is murder. These murderers will one day answer to God for their acts.

Mark Dayton (D) @Mark_Dayton

For #TBT, we're taking you back to 1965. @tinaflintsmith is in the middle b/w her parents and brothers. http://t.co/1CP8i7ntIS

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Braley for Iowa (D) @TeamBraley

"Bruce Braley is fighting for veterans everyday in Congress. That's without question." http://t.co/Px8LuMEfxJ #IAsen

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Andrew Cuomo (D) @NYGovCuomo

RT @NYSDEC: DEC onsite overseeing cleanup of approx 100 gal spill on Global property in Port of Albany; 10 ft diameter area affected- no impact to river

Paul Clements (D) @Clem4Congress

RT @SenSanders: We cannot let the extreme right-wing ideology in the House prevail. http://t.co/I5HLt2mZee

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