Collection: Money in politics
Description: The data is obtained from the Minnesota Campaign Finance Board (CFB). The CFB provides direct data download for all campaign finance data. The data was last downloaded on January 8th, 2021. Each record represents a single monetary or in-kind contribution made to a committee or candidate by an individual or some other business entity. The full data set contains all original variables and new variables added with minimally, consistently, and confidently normalized character strings. These normalized strings are those searched from the Accountability database. Data was processed using R software and is documented on the Accountability Project GitHub repository.
Additional Notes: KN 2021-01-21, replaces 36