"Find my legislator" using data sources
Congrats on all the work this group is doing. GovTrack has impressed
me quite a bit. At Joshua's suggestion, I'm posting here to see
if anyone has interest in working with my team on a related project
My team makes campaign software for activist organizations and
progressive candidates, called Campaign Engine. We're proud of the
comprehensiveness of our product, which is also very easy to use. It
is LAMP-based, but it is a commercial product. You can read about it
For our next version, we want to implement a "find my legislator"
feature -- ideally that works on local, state, and federal levels for
We're looking for coders who can use TigerLine census data to create
matching tables between ZIP+4 and local, state, and federal
legislative districts. (Or, if you recommend a different approach,
we'd consider it.) This is a for-pay, contract assignment.
Anyone who's interested should email me at bschaffer@....
Please include your resume, rates, and other relevant work information.
Thanks again for the work you're doing.
Media Mezcla LLC