Collection: Money in politics
Description: Data is from the Alaska Public Offices Commission (APOC), whose public search page can be used to export all contributions by report year from 2011 to 2022. This data was updated on September 29, 2020. Each record represents a single contributions made to a campaign committee from an individual or business. 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: Downloaded on 08/28/2018 by DT A file with data for 2000 - 2012, sent by APOC, has issues - columns got shifted over. On hold for now - 08/29/2018 Downloaded and updated 2020-09-30 by KN.