Interface to three 'Sunlight' Foundation 'APIs' (http:// sunlightfoundation.com/api/) for government data, including the Congress 'API' 'v3', the Capitol Words 'API', and the Open States 'API'. 'Sunlight' Foundation is a 'nonpartison' 'nonprofit' that collects and provides data on government activities, and those that influence government. Functions are provided to interact with each of the three 'APIs'.

Documentation

Manual: rsunlight.pdf
Vignette: rsunlight vignette

Maintainer: Scott Chamberlain <myrmecocystus at gmail.com>

Author(s): Scott Chamberlain*, Thomas J. Leeper*

Install package and any missing dependencies by running this line in your R console:

install.packages("rsunlight")

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Package rsunlight
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URL https://github.com/ropengov/rsunlight
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Version 0.4.2
Published 2015-12-31
License MIT + file LICENSE
BugReports https://github.com/ropengov/rsunlight/issues
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NeedsCompilation no
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CRAN checks rsunlight check results
Package source rsunlight_0.4.2.tar.gz