Political Influence

Political Influence

This visualization looks at the monetary contributions made by the top 20 Political Action Committees (PAC) for the 2012 congressional election cycle, both for the House of Representatives and the Senate. The goal was to depict how intertwined special interests groups and our political representatives are. In viewing this interactive presentation of the data a person can easily trace a candidates PAC funding sources, as well as how diversified a PAC’s contributions are. The data for this visualization was compiled from publicly available information provided by the Federal Election Committee (www.fec.gov)

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Posted Apr 2, 2014
 
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Tags congress, d3js, Politics, svg
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