Collection: Money in politics
Description: Maine expenditures data was obtained from the Maine Ethics Commission's public data portal. Data is available for reporting years since 2008 and has been updated through Nov. 3, 2020.
Each record is a single campaign expenditure made to an outside vendor for goods or services. The full data files contain all original columns. New columns with normalized data are used for searches. Data processing was done using open-source software and is documented on the Accountability Project GitHub repository.