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OpenSecrets API

The OpenSecrets API provides access to the data displayed on OpenSecrets.org. OpenSecrets performs research to track money in U.S. politics and its effect on elections and public policy. Use the API to access a politician's top contributors, personal financial disclosures for a politician, and more.

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OpenSecrets: Highlights

Summary
U.S. political data lookup
Category
Government
Tags
Protocols
REST
Data Formats
XML, JSON
API home
http://www.opensecrets.org/resources/create/a ... 

OpenSecrets: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
No  
Service Endpoint
http://opensecrets.org/api

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
OpenSecrets.org account to obtain API key  
Developer Key Required
Yes  
Account Required
Yes  
Commercial Licensing
Inquire at api@opensecrets.org  
Provider
opensecrets.org  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
None  
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
None specified 
Terms of Service
API Terms of Service 

Security

Authentication Model
API Key 
SSL Support
No 
Read-only Without Login
No 

Support

Vendor API Kits
 
Community API Kits
 
API Blog
 
Site Blog
 
API Forum
 
Developer Support
 
Console URL
 

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Mashups, Developers & Source Code

Developers using OpenSecrets[ Add me ]

  • MrRoyce
  • transpoman
  • chaunceyt

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