As Data Editor at MapLight, I have been using our campaign finance tools and database to work with reporters to produce front-page stories for The New York Times, BuzzFeed, KQED, and other publications as well as politics stories for publications such as San Francisco Chronicle and the Los Angeles Times.
I also edit the MapLight blog as well as fact-check any data being released to reporters and the general public.
At MapLight, I have written the following money in politics stories:
ORCA allowed the employees and volunteers of MapLight to process millions of records of campaign finance data and candidate information collaboratively in a way that ensured 100% fidelity and efficiency. The resulting data was then published on VotersEdge.org.