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Federal Election Commission In 1975, Congress created the Federal Election Commission (FEC) to administer and enforce the Federal Election Campaign Act (FECA) - the statute that governs the financing of federal elections. The duties of the FEC, which is an independent regulatory agency, are to disclose campaign finance information, to enforce the provisions of the law such as the limits and prohibitions on contributions, and to oversee the public funding of Presidential elections.The Federal Election Commission's Campaign Finance Disclosure Portal provides a single point of entry to campaign finance data. You'll find easy-to-navigate maps and charts that display the campaign finance data you're most interested in. You'll also find many search tools that will help you through our data sources. You can download many of these data sets to perform your own analyses.

 

League of Women Voters Elections and voting are core concerns for the League of Women Voters. Year in and year out, Leagues are committed to providing fact-based information about issues and the positions candidates take on those issues to help voters make their own decisions and participate in the process.”Vote411 Launched by the League of Women Voters Education Fund (LWVEF) in October of 2006, VOTE411.org is a "one-stop-shop" for election related information. It provides nonpartisan information to the public with both general and state-specific information on the following aspects of the election process:

  • Absentee ballot information

  • Ballot measure information (where applicable)

  • Early voting options (where applicable)

  • Election dates

  • Factual data on candidates in federal, state and local races

  • General information on topics as watching debates critically 

  • ID requirements

  • Polling place locations

  • Registration deadlines

  • Voter qualifications

  • Voter registration forms

  • Voting machines

 

Politics1.com  “Launched online in 1997, Politics1 is published as a non-partisan public service to promote fully informed decision-making by the American electorate. One of the pioneering political blog and news sites, Politics1 has drawn a sizable and devoted audience of political professionals, journalists, educators, and activists. “

 

Vote Smart “Here at Project Vote Smart, Americans young and old volunteer their time, take no money from special interests groups, and are committed to providing you with the most relevant, unbiased information on over 40,000 candidates and officials.”

 

Elections and Systems (Global) Richard Kimbler's comprehensive PoliticalResources.net directory on election results, electoral studies and organizations.

 

AboutPolitics.com view voting records and ratings on members of Congress

 

Voter Information Services voter information for Congressional elections: "The laws enacted (or not enacted) by the U.S. Congress have profound effects on our lives. Find out what some of the most respected advocacy groups have to say about the legislation your Congress members supported or opposed in our easy-to-use, non-partisan Congressional Report Cards."

 

Vote Link Resolve HOT issues fast, online.

 

Grass Roots “We know how to build movements.”

 

Vote-USA.org  "Get your customized sample ballot and evaluate your candidates and ballot measures. Pictures, bios, YouTube videos, social media links and, most importantly, the candidates’ positions on the issues are all presented side-by-side for easy comparison. And, all information is candidate authored or obtained from the candidates’ websites. Vote-USA has no political agenda."

 

GovTrack.us  "Use GovTrack to keep tabs on your representatives in Congress or to research pending legislation that might impact your life or business."  Also offers open acces to extensive data collections for application developers and others.

 

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