Code for Democracy's products share the same backend data source. Multiple data sources are ingested, cleaned, processed, and combined in order to build this underlying dataset.
This page documents the data sources, update frequencies, and processing methodology used to create Code for Democracy's data. You can also view the status of each dataset to better understand its coverage and update cadence.
We continuously index all tweets from a core group of Twitter users that are relevant political candidates, commentators, activists, fact checkers, or journalists.
We also index all data related to "Issues, Elections or Politics" from the Facebook Ads Library on a continual basis.
A subset of fields from the IRS 990, IRS 990EZ, and IRS 990PF filings are continuously indexed from the AWS XML mirror.