Election Money - Bulk Downloads from the Illinois State Board of Elections
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election-money

Bulk downloads of Illinois campaign finance data from the Illinois State Board of Elections going back to 1994

Powered by influence-usa/campaign-finance_state_IL

Running locally

git clone git@github.com:datamade/il-elections-bulk-download.git
cd il-elections-bulk-download

# to run locally
pip install -r requirements.txt
python app.py

navigate to http://localhost:9999/

dependencies

We used the following open source tools:

  • Flask - python web framework
  • boto - python interface to Amazon Web Services
  • Bootstrap - Responsive HTML, CSS and Javascript framework

Team

  • Derek Eder - front end
  • Eric van Zanten - data scraping

Errors / Bugs

If something is not behaving intuitively, it is a bug, and should be reported. Report it here: https://github.com/datamade/il-elections-bulk-download/issues

Note on Patches/Pull Requests

  • Fork the project.
  • Make your feature addition or bug fix.
  • Commit, do not mess with rakefile, version, or history.
  • Send me a pull request. Bonus points for topic branches.

Copyright

Copyright (c) 2014 DataMade. Released under the MIT License.