Legistalker displays the latest online activity of US Congress Members including mentions in the news and activity in the legislatorís Twitter feed and YouTube channel. Winner of second place prize in 2009 Apps for America contest.
|YouTube, Twitter, SunlightLabsCongress, CapitolWords|
|Life of Barack Obama on Maps|
Journey of Barack Obama from his birth place in Honolulu, Hawaii, to possibly the White House.
|Major Oil Spills Map|
This Google map displays major oil spills since 1960. The spills are searchable by decade and by volume.
|Map the Candidates|
See where the US presidential candidates are on the campaign trail with this map. Timeline slider lets you see where they are now or will be in the future. Choose individual candidates, a state, and video.
|Maps of Tibet Protests|
Map of March 2008 protests in Tibet, and ensuing events. With photos, summaries, and links to supporting documentation about the Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy, TCHRD, website.
Get to know any British Member of Parliament. Select by location, postcode or name. Traversing the UK map provides a constituency grid and instant feedback of its local MP. Extra information provides anecdotal quotes and wiki entries for the local area.
|TheyWorkForYou, MicrosoftBingMaps, GeoNames|
|Mashing Up the War|
Total Iraq coalition casualties, civilian deaths, US dollars spent, and the latest headline image from Yahoo News, all in one tiny widget.
|Massachusetts Campaign Contribution Map|
A map of contributions to 2006 Massachusetts gubernatorial campaigns. Uses the Google Maps API and data from the Massachusetts Office of Campaign and Political finance. One of the most extensive use of data with layering on Google Maps.
|Ming Campbell for MP Campaign Map|
Maps the speeches, messages of support and upcoming meetings, from www.flocktogether.org.uk, of Ming Campbell MP, candidate to lead the UK Liberal Democrats.
|News Stories by Presidential Candidate|
Find out which candidate is most actively discussing subjects that interest you. This widget tells you how many news stories on yahoo contain a candidate name and your search phrase for the past 7 days. The widget uses the Yahoo BOSS API.
Gives citizens the information and the tools that they need to expose threats to the public interest, and to hold their elected officials more accountable.
Where the Political Parties like to Party. Map of fundraiser, lobbying and other political parties and their beneficiaries.
Dutch politicians news site. News is from the peilend.nl API.
|Political Turkeys of the Year|
A look at Political Turkeys as reported by CNN.
poliTwitter indexes Canadian federal and provincial political tweets in one location. The site maintains a list of politicians and other political tweeters & hash tags. You can view tweets narrowed down by MPs, partisan affiliation, province and more.
|TwitterCounter, Twitter, TwitPic, GoogleTranslate, GoogleChart|
|Presidential Election Campaign Finance Widget|
Which candidate has the strongest campaign financing? This widget calculates and compares the funds raised, spent, debt and funds remaining for Barack Obama and John McCain. Live data feed from maplight.org.
|Protests in Burma Map|
A map of all of the economic protests in Myanmar, aka Burma.
|Proud Democrat iPhone app|
All-in-one liberal iPhone app.
|Proud Republican iPhone app|
All-in-one political app for conservatives.
|Red vs Blue Media|
Choose your news stories based on your political preferences. Newspaper articles will appear spread on the US map in red or blue.