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May 25, 2004

Politics Made Local

Fundrace takes political contribution data that is publicly available from the FEC (Federal Election Commission) and maps it. So people can type in an address or even a name to find out who's donating to whom in their neighborhood. Maps for some of the country's big cities are available - and yes, there's even one for Atlanta.

For more reading, check out "Street Maps in Political Hues" [Tom McNichol, NYT, 5/20/04]

Yours, &c., LC | 03:49 PM | Politics | Comments (1)

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It's nice to see that my building has two big-ticket Dems. Not surprisingly Stamford seems to have given a lot of $$ to native son Lieberman. The amount of red on the national map is truly disturbing, though.

Posted by: mrw at May 25, 2004 05:57 PM