Federal Election Commission (FEC) Web Site (ICPSR 115)
Principal Investigator(s): Federal Election Commission (FEC)
The Federal Election Commission (FEC) Web site provides access to data and information on campaign financing for presidential and congressional elections (1992-present), data on the financial activities of political parties and political action committees, as well as information about regulations governing campaign financing. In addition, this Web site also includes resources on voter registration and voter turnout (1960-present) and extensive information on the United States electoral process.
These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly (via Federal Election Commission) for details on obtaining the data and documentation.
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: campaign contributions, campaign expenditures, campaign finance law, candidates, congressional elections, elections, electoral systems, Federal Election Campaign Act, government agencies, information systems, political action committees, presidential elections, political campaigns, political parties, voters, voting behavior
Geographic Coverage: United States
Data Collection Notes:
These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining the data and documentation