January 01, 1970 | The Washington Post Monkey Cage Blog | News
My New York University colleague Meredith Broussard
recently debuted a new website, Campaign-finance.org
, that provides tools for visualizing campaign finance data related to the 2016 U.S. election campaign. What follows is a lightly edited transcript of an email conversation we had regarding the website, her motivation for building it, what’s being done with it so far, and more general challenges facing the field of data journalism.