Questions tagged [sunlight-foundation]

The Sunlight Foundation is an international, nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that uses the tools of civic tech, open data, policy analysis and journalism to make our government and politics more accountable and transparent to all. Their primary focus is the US Government, mostly at the federal level.

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Will the Sunlight's TransparencyData state campaign finance contributions every be updated again?

Although the bulk data download page shows a state file for 2014, its is basically empty http://data.influenceexplorer.com/bulk/ Does anyone know if there are plans to maintain and update ...
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How does the Sunlight Foundation relate to Open Data?

Here are a couple of questions where the Sunlight Foundation is referenced: Does any City have POIA (Public Online Information act) laws in place? Open Data Scorecards? What is the purpose of the ...
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Does any City have POIA (Public Online Information act) laws in place?

A few years ago, Sunlight Foundation advocated for the Public Online Information Act (POIA). Do you know of any city that has adopted such a law or statue? In the age of the Internet, government is ...