Who's watching the .gov ?

ThosStew@aol.com ThosStew@aol.com
Thu, 17 Jan 2002 21:35:25 EST

In a message dated 1/17/02 6:28:57 PM, elias@cse.ucsc.edu writes:

<<  So, I ran across this site called "The Center for Public Integrity"
at http://www.publicintegrity.org/ - very exciting work, so I thought
I'd FoRK it. Among other things, the site maintains a nation-wide
database of financial disclusure information that legislators and the
like are required to provide.  >>

the flip side is that by going to Hoover's Online (www.hoovers.com) capsule 
information about companies, and clicking on information for researchers, you 
can find out what a corporations political contributions have been, courtesy 
of the Center for Responsive Poltics (www.opensecrets.org), which collects 
who's giving and who's getting