About Bailiwick

Bailiwick helps investigative reporters to quickly and efficiently find new story ideas in campaign finance data.

It is one of a class of programs called Story Discovery Engines that have been developed by Meredith Broussard. This project owes its existence to a host of collaborators as well as the generous support of the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia University and the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute at New York University.

Graph database technology was donated by Neo4j and Linkurious. Data on the site is provided by the Federal Election Commission and Opensecrets.org.