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Finding Data: Election Data
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Data by Topic Area
Climate & Environmental Data
Criminal Justice Data
Local NC Data
Federal Election Commission Data
The Federal Election Commission (FEC) keeps records of how much political campaigns have raised.
From the Center for Responsive Politics, a non-partisan research group, this resource tracks the influence of money such as donors contributions, candidate fundraising and spending.
National Institute on Money in State Politics
Nonpartisan and nonprofit organization that collects data on donor and lobbyist contributions in American politics.
Interactive tool for seeing how money influences politics. Pulls data from the Center for Responsive Politics and the National Institute on Money in State Politics
Voting Results & Turnout
U.S. Election Data
America Votes (Print)
Election results from 1956-2008 for presidential, gubernatorial, and congressional elections at the state level.
United States Election Project
Voter turnout information for U.S. Elections from 2000-2016.
Dave Leip's Election Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections
Comprehensive statistics on U.S. Presidential elections from 1789 to the present. See also
(Browse by Source: David Leips Political Atlas).
International Election Data
International IDEA Unified Database
Several tools for finding data on topics related to democracy abroad.
ACE: The Electoral Knowledge Network--Comparative Data
Data and information about the electoral processes of countries around the world.
Free datasets showing results of electoral contests from over 100 countries. Created by David Lublin, Professor of Government in the School of Public Affairs at American University.
North Carolina Election Data
North Carolina Board of Elections--Results
Data on elections and voter registration in North Carolina.
US Public Opinion about Elections
American National Election Studies
(1948-present) Time series data on voting, public opinion, and political participation.
iPOLL: Roper Center for Public Opinion Research
U.S. Public opinion data. For data on public opinion on elections, see Polling Data-->U.S. Elections.
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