Defend Democracy

Write Code, Create Visualizations, Run Queries,

We build tools that help data journalists investigate the relationship between campaign contributions and political narratives in US elections.

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We combine open data with code samples and investigative tools in order to unmask hidden influence in politics

Democracy is about relationships.

That’s why we use a graph-based model of political stakeholders that makes it easy to see second and third-order connections between datasets


News Sources
& Articles

Social Media
Content

Government
Disclosures

Democracy is about discourse.

That’s why we use natural language processing to parse the components of narratives and link them together.

We should lower taxes.

— Political Donor

People are talking about lowering taxes.

— Political Commentator

I'm proposing a tax cut.

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