“Transparency has a posse”

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The Sunlight Foundation resources page lists two dozen “insanely useful” sites that aim to “provide a broad range of information available to track government and legislative information, campaign contributions and the role of money in politics.” It’s a handy list … Continued

Tufte would be pleased.

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Interesting how you can lie with statistics even when you set out to tell the truth. Viveka Weiley at Karmanaut has redrawn a recent Washington Post chart purporting to show how Obama’s tax plan compares to McCain’s. As she notes, … Continued