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Sunlight Foundation Influence Explorer API

The Sunlight Foundation is a non-partisan, non-profit group that uses technology to make the U.S. government more transparent and accountable.

Influence Explorer provides site visitors with extensive and detailed information on campaign contributions, lobbying reports, grants, and more. This data is available raw or in the form of charts, graphs, and Top 10 lists. The Influence Explorer API allows users to retrieve this information programmatically using REST calls.

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Sunlight Foundation Influence Explorer: Highlights

Summary
U.S. political contributions database
Category
Government
Tags
Protocols
REST
Data Formats
JSON
API home
http://sunlightlabs.github.io/datacommons/ 
This is 1 of
8 APIs by Sunlight Labs

Sunlight Foundation Influence Explorer: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
 
Service Endpoint
http://transparencydata.com/api/:version/

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
 
Developer Key Required
 
Account Required
 
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
sunlightfoundation.com/  
Company
Sunlight Labs  
Managed By
Sunlight Foundation  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
 
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
 
Terms of Service
 

Security

Authentication Model
API Key 
SSL Support
 
Read-only Without Login
 

Support

Vendor API Kits
PHP, Python, Ruby 
Community API Kits
 
API Blog
 
Site Blog
 
API Forum
https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/sunlightlabs-api-discuss 
Developer Support
sunlightfoundation.com/api/ 
Console URL
 

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