Visually track Congress with maps. BillMaps puts Congressional bills on the map.
|OpenGovernmentDataInitiative, GovTrack.us, GoogleMaps|
|Call for The Dream|
Call Congress using the Twilio.js client.
A mashup developed to emulate a social networking platform for Congress. It uses over 10 APIs and links to: news, blogs, comments, bio information, voting records, campaign finance and more. PHP source code available.
|YouTube, Yahoo, Technorati, OpenSecrets, GoogleSocialGraph, Google, FriendFeed, Flickr, Eventful, CapitolWords, BackType|
See if any of the 500 million dollars in Congressional earmarks get to your town. This mashup from the Sunlight Foundation plots 2,230 earmarks for fiscal 2007.
|Follow Oil Money|
An interactive tool that tracks the flow of oil money in U.S. politics, displaying Federal contributions as maps and drillable tables. Shows members of congress and presidential races for multiple years.
Winner of 3rd place in Apps for America contest, Hello Congress lets every Senator and Representative get their own site where their staff can request research, search its briefing room of over 2000 documents and talking points, and track in a dashboard.
|Proud Democrat iPhone app|
All-in-one liberal iPhone app.
|Proud Republican iPhone app|
All-in-one political app for conservatives.
Regime, Congress Analyzed. This is a tool for evaluating sets within the U.S Congress and then drilling down into comprehensive detail about each individual member of the Senate and House.
|SunlightLabsCongress, OpenSecrets, NewYorkTimesCongress, NewYorkTimesArticleSearch|
Opens up the conversation between you and your representative in Congress by posting your voice message on our website for anyone to listen to and comment on.
Keep tabs on US Congress with this handy tool. Enter a zip code and it searches several sites: The Sunlight Foundation, Congresspedia, Center for Responsive Politics, GovTrack.us, and Insitute on Money in State Politics.
|Where a Bill becomes a Law|
A fun and educational way to track the status of U.S. legislation, highlighting the actual locations where law gets made.