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Senators of 110th Congress – A Perspective on the Campaign Finance Ecosystem [Repost]

Due to some behind the scenes technical difficulties, our series of posts on the campaign finance ecosystem of the 110th Congress have been unavailable.  I am happy to report that we now have everything restored.  We thought it would be … Continue reading

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The Senate Campaign Contribution Network: A Visualization Repost in Light of the Court’s Decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission

Today’s decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission has justifiably generated a significant amount of media / blogosphere coverage. For those not familiar with the Court’s decision, there is a full roundup of analysis available at SCOTUS Blog and … Continue reading

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Visualizing the Campaign Contributions to Senators in the 110th Congress — The TARP EDITION [Repost from 3/26])

This is a repost our previous Senators of the 110th Congress Campaign Finance Visualization. Last week we highlighted one specific element of the graph (i.e. Senator Dodd and the TARP Banks). Now, we wanted to bring the full graph back to … Continue reading

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Visualizing Campaign Contributions of the 110th Congress: Senate Banking Chairman Chris Dodd and the TARP Banks

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Arlen Specter…. A Red in Blue Territory…Turns Blue… Click Below!

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Visualizing Contributions to the 110th Congress—House Edition (Take 2)

In our previous graph visualizations of contributions to members of the House and Senate, there have been two types of entities: Contributors and Congressmen.  This division manifests itself in the dynamics of the graph as well – Contributors give only … Continue reading

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Visualizing Contributions to the 110th Congress — The House Edition

    DOCUMENTATION FOR THE VISUALIZATION Visualizing the Campaign Contributions to the Representatives of the 110th Congress — The House Edition By Michael Bommarito & Daniel Katz University of Michigan Center for the Study of Complex Systems Department of Political … Continue reading

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Visualizing the Campaign Contributions to Senators in the 110th Congress — The TARP EDITION (The Image)

As part of our commitment to provide original content, we offer a Computational Legal Studies approach to the study of the current campaign finance environment.  If you click below you can zoom in and read the labels on the institutions … Continue reading

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