The FEC, in partnership with 18F, has announced a beta version of its first API. The OpenFEC API grants programmatic access to campaign finance data.
18F APIs (2)
||The FBOpen API is designed to help small businesses find opportunities to work with the U.S. government. Currently, the API allows users to search the contents of FedBizOpps and Grants.gov. Soon, the...||Semantic Web||04.04.2014|
||NOTE -- as of August 2006 it looks like this service is shutdown. From the site: With the web services interface, you can plug Tagyu into your own programs. Add tag suggestions to your favorite...||Classification||10.29.2005|
Often viewed as a technological laggard, the US Government is breaking the mold when it comes to APIs. Few, if any, large groups of API enthusiasts ever get together to discuss a common mandate the way this group does. Like a drum beat, once per month, Uncle Sam just keep iterating.
Six APIs have been added to the directory in categories such as Internet of Things, Government, and Natural Language Processing. Here's a summary of the new additions.