A clearinghouse for data and analysis, tracking money in politics and its effect on elections and public policy. Includes financial data on campaigns, independent interest groups (i.e., 527 committees), lobbyists, congressional travel, and the personal finances of the president and members of Congress.
Data by state for presidential, gubernatorial and congressional races; congressional district data for recent congressional elections; and county level figures for the most recent elections.
Library owns: 1956/57-2013/14. Latest years are online.
Comprehensive turnout statistics for general and primary elections for presidential, congressional, and state gubernatorial races. Extensive tables provide state level figures (including partisan turnout) grouped by office or election type in 20 year chunks. Downloadable data in Excel or .csv formats.