Politics and campaign finance data

Here’s an interesting story from Wired about citizen watchdog groups on the Web:

“Tread carefully, politicians — concerned citizens are watching your every move on the web. Their tools? Custom data mashups that use public databases to draw correlations between every vote cast and every dollar spent in Washington.”

U.S. Presidential Election 2008 Campaign Finance Databases….from ResourceShelf

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