. Should you write your rep? What should you include? Take a look.
now include some cute pie charts
, and, also, the time of day when the vote happened, in case you’re doing some deep research.
for their congressional district and a listing of the counties and towns in the district. See .
And for developers:
- There is a new page.
- The congressional district look-up API now supports lat/long, addresses, ZIP codes, and ZIP+4 codes. You may not know about the three other APIs either: see the page.
But much more is in the works. We’ll be completely overhauling our bill text page for easier navigation and comparison of bill text and to let you link directly from your website to particular paragraphs within bills, and to embed paragraphs in widgets on your own website — to help you make your case in your own writings. We’ll also be expanding and improving on the statistics we generate for Members of Congress, providing a new set of “indicators” to get the big picture on what your rep is actually doing. Lastly we hope to integrate some campaign contribution data to get another perspective.