sarah e. frostenson

for data in journalism


Campaign Finance at the Sunlight Foundation

At the Sunlight Foundation, I cleaned data on DC campaign finance for the organization's database, Influence Explorer, and wrote stories, including a feature on the importance of the Latino vote in the 2012 presidential election.

Below is the Influence Explorer profile page of the social welfare group, American Crossroads, which received extensive media coverage in 2012 for its support of conservative candidates.

2013 Report Card on Transparency at 15 Large Foundations