Map & Data Resources

Data visualization
By Mike Alberti | Education
Most recent U.S. Dept. of Education data made "slice-able" by grade, subject, and demographic variables. More
By Craig Gurian | Civil rights, Housing, Race
Demographers: media focus on slow, positive trend for African-Americans should not obscure reality of still-segregated society. More
By Mike Alberti | Taxes
As Tax Day looms — and as President and GOP compete to reduce tax rates — an interactive tool helps make clear who has had to pay what throughout the entire post- World War II period. More
By Mike Alberti | Employment
Projections from the Bureau of Labor Statistics show 44 occupations that will grow by 100,000 or more jobs. Seven of the top 10 pay under $35,000. More
By Althea Webber | Open government
First look at dozens of senior committee staff members who used to be lobbyists. Now with Mar. 16 updates. More
By Althea Webber | Open government
Current Chiefs-of-Staff and Legislative Directors who have one or more lobbying jobs in their past. Now with Mar. 16 updates. More
By Mike Alberti, By Lori Bikson | Health care
As Congressional Republicans do their best to repeal "Obama-care," Remapping Debate revisits how "Bush-care" stacked up against England and Canada in terms of ER visits per 1,000 people in the period from 2003 to 2008. More
By Althea Webber, By Timothy Martinez | Open government
A follow-up to Remapping Debate's joint project with the Center for Responsive Politics, this data viz follows the new employers and positions for top staffers of Members of Congress who left office at the end of 2010. Now with Mar. 16 updates. More